There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to St. Catharines by 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.

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Ft Erie, On to St Catharines, On 252 / ...

$10 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal 4 stops / ...

$28 - $76

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to St. Catharines 30.9 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to St. Catharines is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to St. Catharines is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and St. Catharines is 27 miles. The road distance is 30.9 miles.

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The bus from Ft Erie, On to St Catharines, On takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ft Erie, On and arriving at St Catharines, On. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to St. Catharines.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and St. Catharines, ON, Canada?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Buffalo to St. Catharines hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $85
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
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 Ft Erie, On to St Catharines, On
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Niagara Falls, On to St Catharines, On
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY to St Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$9 - $14
Online Fare
$9 - $22
Standard Fare
$17 - $24
Refundable
$20 - $29
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to St Catharines, ON
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$7 - $11
Online Fare
$7 - $19
Standard Fare
$14 - $21
Refundable
$17 - $25
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to St Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to St. Catharines, ON - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
megabus.ca

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