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There are 4 ways to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge by bus or car

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Line 40 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Niagara St & Delevan Ave to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St 40

$2

3 alternative options

Line 40 bus via Niagara St & Niagara Square  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St 40

$2

Line 40 bus via Niagara St & Niagara Square #2  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to 3rd St & Ferry Ave 40

$2

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge 20.9 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge is to line 40 bus which costs $2 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niagara St & Delevan Ave and arriving at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Rainbow Bridge is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge without a car is to line 40 bus which takes 49 min and costs $2.

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The line 40 bus from Niagara St & Delevan Ave to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge bus services, operated by NFTA, depart from Niagara St & Delevan Ave station.

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Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge bus services, operated by NFTA, arrive at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge is 21 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge.

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There are 445+ hotels available in Rainbow Bridge. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 49 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Rainbow Bridge, ON, Canada?

NFTA operates a bus from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 37 min.

Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Delevan Ave to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to 3rd St & Ferry Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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