There are 7 ways to get from Frederick to Niagara Falls by bus, train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212

$64 - $153

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Bus Megabus  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Washington, Dc 4440 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$62 - $120

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Train  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from FREDERICK MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York to Niagara Falls Station

$188 - $570

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Frederick to Niagara Falls 359.9 miles

$35 - $55

Train, subway to Reagan Washington, fly, line 40 bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from FREDERICK MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$125 - $506

Bus, line 73 bus to Baltimore, fly, line 40 bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  2. Take the line 73 bus from HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb to Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$139 - $650

Train, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 40 bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from FREDERICK MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Buffalo (BUF) IAD - BUF
  5. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$131 - $593

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frederick to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Frederick, Md and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frederick to Niagara Falls station. However, there are services departing from FREDERICK MARC eb and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via Washington Union Station and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 22 min.

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The distance between Frederick and Niagara Falls is 270 miles. The road distance is 359.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Frederick to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 6 min to get from Frederick to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Frederick to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Frederick, Md station.

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Frederick to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from FREDERICK MARC eb station.

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The best way to get from Frederick to Niagara Falls is to bus which takes 12 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Frederick to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Buffalo, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Frederick to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 269.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 6 min

What companies run services between Frederick, MD, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Frederick to Niagara Falls via Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 12 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frederick to Niagara Falls via UNION STATION MARC Washington, Washington Union Station, New York Penn Station, and New York in around 15 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from FREDERICK MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from FREDERICK MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$110 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $220
Business
$160 - $220
Business Plus/Sleeper
$280 - $400
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
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 Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Frederick, Md to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Frederick, Md to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb to Patapsco Light Rail Station Bay 2
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov

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Frederick to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frederick to Niagara Falls is 360 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to drive from Frederick to Niagara Falls.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 472+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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