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There are 10 ways to get from Buffalo to Florida by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Buffalo to Tampa  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Tampa (TPA) BUF - TPA

$124 - $605

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Line 40 bus to Niagara Falls, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
  2. Fly from Niagara Falls (IAG) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) IAG - FLL

$81 - $437

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Fly Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) BUF - FLL

$104 - $415

Fly Buffalo to Orlando  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Orlando (MCO) BUF - MCO

$107 - $608

Fly Buffalo to Miami  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Miami (MIA) BUF - MIA

$165 - $425

Fly Buffalo to Ft. Myers  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Ft. Myers (RSW) BUF - RSW

$145 - $377

Train  •  28 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$200 - $566

Bus via Columbus, Oh  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Jacksonville, Fl 1097 / ...

$107 - $276

Bus  •  31 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Jacksonville, Fl 1003 / ...

$134 - $337

Drive  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Jacksonville 1047.7 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Florida is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Florida is to fly which costs $120 - $650 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Florida. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Jacksonville, Fl via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Florida is 1061 miles. The road distance is 1047.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Florida without a car is to train which takes 28 h 7 min and costs $200 - $600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Buffalo to Florida, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Florida is to fly which takes 5 h 5 min and costs $120 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $200 - $600 and takes 28 h 7 min, you could also bus, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 31 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Buffalo to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville, Fl station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Florida.
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  • Distance: 1061.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Florida, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Tampa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Jacksonville via New York Penn Station, Jacksonville Amtrak Station, and Amtrak Station in around 28 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $480
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Ft. Myers via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Niagara Falls to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from New York Penn Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from New York, Ny to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Florida is 1048 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 30 min to drive from Buffalo to Florida.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Tampa Airport.

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Book your Buffalo to Florida bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to line 204 bus which takes 17 min and costs $2.

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