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There are 9 ways to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by plane, train, night bus, subway, bus 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.

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Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA

$67 - $362

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY

$44 - $69

7 alternative options

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA

$117 - $454

Night bus to Toronto, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YYZ - LGA

$108 - $389

Fly Buffalo to Newark, subway, bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B

$109 - $489

Fly Buffalo to New York JFK  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK

$84 - $379

Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Buffalo

$55 - $110

Train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$74 - $194

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 386.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to fly which costs $65 - $370 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 298 miles. The road distance is 386.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 18 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to fly which takes 2 h 41 min and costs $65 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $110 and takes 8 h 18 min, you could also train, which costs $70 - $200 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 386 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to drive from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1785+ hotels available in New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). Prices start at $112 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 297.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

Delta, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines fly from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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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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