There are 4 ways to get from Buffalo to Niagara Falls by train, bus, taxi 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

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$21 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Main St & Pine Ave 40 / ...

$2 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Buffalo to Niagara Falls 20.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Niagara Falls 20.8 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Niagara Falls is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Niagara Falls is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.8 miles.

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The train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niagara St & Niagara Square and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak and arriving at Niagara Falls Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls 4 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 47 min. VIA Rail also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, NFTA Metro operates a bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 57 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $85
Bus operators
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Main St & Pine Ave
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.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 Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$8 - $12
Online Fare
$8 - $20
Standard Fare
$15 - $22
Refundable
$18 - $26
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Buffalo to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Liberty Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 716-877-7111
Website
libertycab.com
Buffalo Express Taxi
Phone
+1 716-986-2782
Website
buffaloexpresstaxi.com

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