There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to Yonkers by plane, subway, 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 to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Ludlow

$84 - $401

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 51 min

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

$45 - $110

6 alternative options

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$121 - $508

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 38 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 Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak

$102 - $422

Train  •  8 h 26 min

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

$60 - $200

Train via Albany  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Albany VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Yonkers Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$78 - $226

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 50 min

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

$47 - $69

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Yonkers 379.2 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Yonkers is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Yonkers is to fly and train which costs $120 - $550 and takes 4 h 12 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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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Buffalo to Yonkers, including transfers.

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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 26 min.

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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 26 min. Amtrak also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Buffalo to Yonkers every 4 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Ludlow
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $15
At station
$6 - $11
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
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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 Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 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
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 Yonkers Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $200
Business
$140 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$260 - $370
Train from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Train from Albany to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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