There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake by train, bus, shuttle or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to line 40 bus and shuttle which costs $2 and takes 2 h 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.
The distance between Buffalo and Niagara-on-the-Lake is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.7 miles.
The best way to get from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake without a car is to line 40 bus and shuttle which takes 2 h 26 min and costs $2.
It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake is 36 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake.
There are 409+ hotels available in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Prices start at $61 USD per night.
What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada?
VIA Rail operates a train from Buffalo to Niagara-on-the-Lake every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 27 min
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $20 - $55
- $20 - $29
- $23 - $35
- Economy Plus
- $40 - $55
- $30 - $45
- Business Plus/Sleeper
- $60 - $85
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.
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 47 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $21 - $40
- Coach Seat
- $21 - $35
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $35 - $55
- Business Coach Seat
- $27 - $40
- $130 - $180
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