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

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Fly Buffalo to Newark, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Yonkers

$115 - $509

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Bus Megabus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY

$44 - $69

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Fly Buffalo to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York to Yonkers

$93 - $440

Fly Buffalo to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York to Yonkers

$91 - $443

Train to Rochester, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York to Yonkers

$140 - $539

Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Yonkers VIA Rail / ...

$60 - $200

Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Buffalo / ...

$45 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Yonkers 379.2 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buffalo and arriving at Yonkers. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Yonkers is 291 miles. The road distance is 379.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Yonkers without a car is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Buffalo to Yonkers, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Yonkers train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Buffalo station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Yonkers is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Buffalo to Yonkers train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Yonkers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Yonkers is 379 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Buffalo to Yonkers.

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United Airlines offers flights from Buffalo Airport to Newark Airport.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Yonkers.
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  • Distance: 291.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Yonkers, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Buffalo to Yonkers every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $200 and the journey takes 8 h 31 min. Amtrak also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Buffalo to Yonkers every 2 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h. Greyhound USA also services this route every 15 minutes.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $28
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
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
Train from Buffalo to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $200
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$260 - $370
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 New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
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
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 Buffalo, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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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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