There are 9 ways to get from Buffalo to Plattsburgh by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Schenectady VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak Adirondack

$80 - $229

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Albany, Ny 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Plattsburgh, Ny 4008 / ...

$66 - $151

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak Adirondack

$83 - $158

Drive  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Plattsburgh 414.8 miles

$40 - $60

Fly Buffalo to Albany, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Albany (ALB) BUF - ALB
  2. Take the train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$91 - $441

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Montreal, train  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL
  3. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$155 - $535

Train to Toronto, fly to Montreal, train  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Montreal (YUL) YYZ - YUL
  3. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$146 - $502

Thru-Bus to Hamilton, fly to Montreal, train  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
  2. Fly from Hamilton (YHM) to Montreal (YUL) YHM - YUL
  3. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$161 - $740

Train to Toronto Island, fly to Montreal St. Hubert, train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) YTZ - YHU
  3. Take the train from St-Lambert Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$457 - $1,266

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Plattsburgh is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Plattsburgh is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Plattsburgh is 300 miles. The road distance is 414.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to get from Buffalo to Plattsburgh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Plattsburgh. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Plattsburgh Amtrak via Schenectady Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Plattsburgh, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Buffalo to Plattsburgh via Schenectady and Schenectady Amtrak in around 9 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Plattsburgh via Albany, Ny and Plattsburgh, Ny in around 10 h 41 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Hamilton to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal St. Hubert
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 St-Lambert Amtrak to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus operators
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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Albany, Ny to Plattsburgh, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $17
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35

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