There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  5 h 6 min

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

$106 - $428

6 alternative options

Fly to Miami  •  8 h 7 min

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

$172 - $454

Bus  •  30 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Buffalo / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL Direct route

$203 - $265

Bus, train  •  34 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$200 - $512

Train  •  35 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$239 - $734

Train via Albany  •  36 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Albany
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak

$257 - $786

Drive  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale 1369.2 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $100 - $430 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Fort Lauderdale is 1167 miles. The road distance is 1369.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via New York, NY - Port Authority, Port Authority Bus Terminal, 31St St At Palisade Ave, Union City, NJ, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Sheridan Street Station in around 30 h 48 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak 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 Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $280
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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