There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia  •  2 h 32 min

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

$73 - $376

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 34 min

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

$45 - $110

5 alternative options

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 24 min

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

$116 - $471

Fly Buffalo to Newark, subway, bus  •  3 h 56 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/Terminal B

$115 - $503

Fly Buffalo to New York JFK  •  4 h 7 min

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

$90 - $393

Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Grand Central Terminal VIA Rail / ...

$67 - $212

Drive  •  6 h 59 min

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

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

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 $70 - $380 and takes 2 h 32 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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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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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 32 min

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

Delta flies from Buffalo to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 5 times a day. 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. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
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 Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Buffalo to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 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
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 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
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
10 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
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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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 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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