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There are 6 ways to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$132 - $487

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Bus  •  13h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to New York Gw Bridge "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Niagara Falls, NY OurBus

$60 - $107

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Fly to Rochester, bus  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY

$172 - $481

Train  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the train from Boston to Buffalo Depew Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$110 - $160

Train, bus  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
  3. Take the train from Schenectady to Niagara Falls

$146 - $312

Drive  •  8h 4m

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Niagara Falls 750.1 km

$75 - $120

Cambridge to Niagara Falls by bus

The bus journey time between Cambridge and Niagara Falls is around 13h 30m and covers a distance of around 983 km. The fastest bus normally takes 13h 30m. Operated by Greyhound USA and OurBus, the Cambridge to Niagara Falls bus service departs from Boston and arrives in Niagara Falls, NY. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
13h 30m
Fastest bus time:
13h 30m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$60
Carbon emissions:
122 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:15
Last bus departs at:
10:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambridge to Niagara Falls bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Niagara Falls is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Niagara Falls is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Niagara Falls is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 8h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $390 and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at Niagara Falls, NY via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Niagara Falls station. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at Niagara Falls Amtrak Station via Buffalo Depew Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 24m.

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It is 655 km from Cambridge to Niagara Falls. It is approximately 750.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 13h 5m and costs $45 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston station.

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Cambridge to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls is to bus which takes 13h 5m and costs $45 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $85 - $130 and takes 13h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 654.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 54m

What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and Niagara Falls, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Niagara Falls via New York, NY in around 13h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambridge to Niagara Falls via Buffalo Depew Station in around 13h 24m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$17 - $30
Business
$73 - $77
Economy
$40 - $42
EconomyPlus
$35 - $55
Train from Schenectady to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$130 - $180
Economy
$100 - $120
EconomyPlus
$160 - $240
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Niagara Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Book at
ourbus.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 Boston to New York Gw Bridge
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 26m.

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Cambridge to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Niagara Falls, NY station.

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Cambridge to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Niagara Falls Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Niagara Falls is 750 km. It takes approximately 8h 4m to drive from Cambridge to Niagara Falls.

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

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There are 348+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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