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There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station

$133 - $513

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Train  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York Moynihan Train Hall Empire Service / ...

$100 - $260

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Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to New York Penn Station

$137 - $452

Fly to Newark  •  3h 55m

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

$116 - $459

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$166 - $644

Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to New York City 2686

Drive  •  6h 48m

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 374.9 miles

$35 - $55

Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by bus

The bus journey time between Buffalo and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 7h 45m and covers a distance of around 421 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 7h 45m. Operated by FlixBus-us, the Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus service departs from Buffalo and arrives in New York City. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
7h 45m
Fastest bus time:
7h 45m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
84 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
11:15
Last bus departs at:
11:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus schedules

Buffalo → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to fly and train which costs $130 - $550 and takes 3h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo and arriving at New York City. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buffalo and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 35m.

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It is 293 miles from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City). It is approximately 374.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to bus which takes 7h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City), including transfers.

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Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from Buffalo station.

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Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Buffalo station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to fly which takes 3h 55m and costs $110 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7h 45m, you could also train, which costs $100 - $260 and takes 8h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 293.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

United Airlines flies from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus-us operates a bus from Buffalo to New York City once daily, and the journey takes 7h 45m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $400
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $390
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,600
Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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 Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Buffalo to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$100 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $90
Business
$130 - $180
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$180 - $260
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Buffalo to New York City
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, arrive at New York City station.

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Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 375 miles. It takes approximately 6h 48m to drive from Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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Book your Buffalo to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train tickets online with Omio.

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There are 1049+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to line 24 bus which takes 30 min and costs $2.

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