There are 6 ways to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  2 h 40 min

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

$73 - $376

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 49 min

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

$45 - $110

4 alternative options

Fly to Newark  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR

$126 - $504

Fly to New York JFK, train, bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Woodside
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/61 St to Lga/Terminal B

$83 - $393

Train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York VIA Rail

$68 - $217

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

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

$35 - $55

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

Delta, American Airlines and United 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 2 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
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 31 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 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 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 to Friday
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
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Woodside
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $220
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $390
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/61 St to Lga/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Buffalo and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 477 km. The road distance is 618 km.

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.

The quickest way to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to fly which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $70 - $380.

It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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