There are 7 ways to get from Buffalo to Raleigh by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BUF - RDU

$140 - $619

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Raleigh, Nc 1051

$79 - $146

5 alternative options

Fly to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) BUF - FAY
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$207 - $914

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  17 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc

$85 - $161

Bus, train  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$98 - $210

Train  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Albany
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Raleigh Amtrak

$157 - $449

Drive  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Raleigh 659.9 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Raleigh is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Raleigh is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs $140 - $650.

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The distance between Buffalo and Raleigh is 791 km. The road distance is 1056 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Buffalo to Raleigh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Raleigh. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Raleigh. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Raleigh Amtrak via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Raleigh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Raleigh via Washington, Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 17 h 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from New York Penn Station to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $150
Business
$110 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Washington, Dc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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