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

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

Train, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma 220 / ...

$83 - $202

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma 255 / ...

$54 - $118

8 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak

$104 - $239

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY Buffalo - Albany
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Springfield, MA 0410 / ...

$73 - $107

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Hartford 400.8 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Boston, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct

$101 - $392

Fly to Albany, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Albany (ALB) BUF - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma

$73 - $403

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak

$170 - $623

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak

$174 - $622

Fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak

$194 - $722

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Buffalo to Hartford via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and Springfield Amtrak in around 10 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Hartford via Albany, NY and Springfield, MA in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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 Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and Hartford is 524 km. The road distance is 641 km.

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Hartford is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Hartford is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 59 min and costs $100 - $400.

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak and arriving at Hartford Amtrak via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and Springfield Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, NY and arriving at Harford, CT - Union Station via Albany, NY and Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to get from Buffalo to Hartford, including transfers.