There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to Springfield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Utica
  2. Take the bus from Utica, Ny to Albany, Ny 220 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma 220 / ...

$68 - $193

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma 255 / ...

$40 - $110

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Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Springfield, MA

$61 - $101

Train  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$79 - $219

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Springfield 374.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Buffalo to Boston, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma

$94 - $387

Fly Buffalo to Hartford  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Hartford (BDL) BUF - BDL

$132 - $690

Train to Rochester, fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Boston (BOS) ROC - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma

$163 - $552

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Springfield, Ma. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Springfield. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Springfield Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 51 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Springfield is 327 miles. The road distance is 374.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Springfield without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Buffalo to Springfield, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Springfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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Buffalo to Springfield train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Springfield is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 51 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Buffalo to Springfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Springfield, Ma station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Springfield.
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  • Distance: 326.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 29 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Springfield, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Springfield via Albany, NY in around 9 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Buffalo to Springfield once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 8 h 37 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Hartford via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Utica
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$85 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$150 - $210
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Utica, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Trailways New York
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Buffalo to Springfield train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Springfield Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Springfield is 374 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Buffalo to Springfield.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and JetBlue Airways offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Boston Airport.

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Book your Buffalo to Springfield bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Springfield. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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