There are 4 ways to get from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

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Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Gananoque VIA Rail

$90 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 3 stops / ...

$78 - $142

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands 257.3 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly, taxi  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Kingston (YGK) YYZ - YGK
  3. Take a taxi from Kingston to Leeds and the Thousand Islands

$244 - $834

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The distance between Buffalo and Leeds and the Thousand Islands is 180 miles. The road distance is 257.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands without a car is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Kingston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands is 257 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to drive from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands.

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Air Canada offers flights from Toronto Airport to Kingston Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Leeds and the Thousand Islands. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands.
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  • Distance: 179.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 54 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Leeds and the Thousand Islands, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands via Niagara Falls, On, Niagara Falls, Toronto, and Gananoque in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Leeds and the Thousand Islands via Toronto, On, Toronto, ON, Kingston, ON, and Seeleys Bay in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Gananoque
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $200
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
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 Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
megabus.ca
Other operators
Taxi from Kingston to Leeds and the Thousand Islands
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Amey's Taxi
Phone
+1 613-546-1111
Website
ameystaxi.com
Modern Taxi
Phone
+1 613-546-2222
Website
moderntaxi.ca

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