There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Hamilton by bus, train or car

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Thru-Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON 5584

$12 - $35

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Aldershot VIA Rail

$29 - $78

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Hamilton 63.2 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street and arriving at Hamilton, ON. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Hamilton is 55 miles. The road distance is 63.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Hamilton without a car is to Thru-Bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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The Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Buffalo to Hamilton bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Hamilton is to Thru-Bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Buffalo to Hamilton bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Hamilton, ON station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Hamilton is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Buffalo to Hamilton.

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  • Distance: 55.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Hamilton, ON, Canada?

Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Buffalo to Hamilton once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Buffalo to Hamilton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $35

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