There are 4 ways to get from Cleveland to Buffalo by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny 4178 / ...

$24 - $60

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$58 - $145

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Buffalo 190.5 miles

$18 - $27

Fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Buffalo (BUF) CLE - BUF

$154 - $870

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The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Buffalo is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Buffalo is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $18 - $27.

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The distance between Cleveland and Buffalo is 279 km. The road distance is 305 km.

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The bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Buffalo, Ny. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cleveland to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Buffalo via Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Cleveland to Buffalo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Cleveland to Buffalo twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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