There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge by bus or car

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Recommended option

Line 40 bus  •  1 h 4 min

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

$2

2 alternative options

Line 40 bus via 3rd St & Ferry Ave  •  1 h 8 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge is to line 40 bus which costs $2 and takes 1 h 4 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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The distance between Buffalo and Rainbow Bridge is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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The line 40 bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St takes 52 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 Rainbow Blvd & 1st St. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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

NFTA Metro operates a bus from Buffalo to Rainbow Bridge hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 52 min.

Bus operators
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Niagara St & Niagara Square to 3rd St & Ferry Ave
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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