There are 5 ways to get from Buffalo to Salt Lake City by plane, train, bus 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  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Salt Lake City (SLC) BUF - SLC

$214 - $1,516

4 alternative options

Train  •  46 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$294 - $868

Bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co
  4. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut

$220 - $565

Train, bus  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak

$277 - $807

Drive  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Salt Lake City 1926.2 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 29 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $210 - $1,600 and takes 7 h 39 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Salt Lake City is 1705 miles. The road distance is 1926.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 39 min to get from Buffalo to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Erie, Pa, Pittsburgh, Pa and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Buffalo to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Buffalo, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 46 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,500
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,500
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,000
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,000
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $3,000
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $3,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $4,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 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
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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 Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
33 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$260 - $340
Bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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