There are 9 ways to get from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station by plane, 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 Chicago Midway to Buffalo, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak

$157 - $463

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Toronto, On 5508
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On 317 / ...

$68 - $167

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF) ORD - BUF
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak

$147 - $434

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Rochester, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Rochester (ROC) ORD - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station

$170 - $436

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toronto, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toronto (YYZ) ORD - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$117 - $440

Fly Chicago Midway to Toronto Island, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Toronto Island (YTZ) MDW - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$116 - $442

Train  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$100 - $275

Bus, train  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel 5500 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail

$73 - $187

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station 523.9 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 8 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station is to fly and train which costs $150 - $470 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Niagara Falls Station is 447 miles. The road distance is 523.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Amtrak, Il and arriving at Niagara Falls, On via Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chicago station to Niagara Falls Station station. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Niagara Falls Station, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Buffalo in around 12 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Niagara Falls Station via Toronto, On and Niagara Falls, On in around 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
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
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 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
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
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 Chicago Amtrak, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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