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

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Bus to Baltimore, fly, line 40 bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$126 - $609

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$52 - $97

4 alternative options

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly, line 40 bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$119 - $483

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 40 bus  •  5 h 39 min

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

$125 - $570

Train  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$194 - $545

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls 382.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls is to subway and fly and line 40 bus which costs $110 - $490 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Gaithersburg and Niagara Falls is 291 miles. The road distance is 382.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 13 h 46 min and costs $190 - $550.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 13 h 46 min and costs $190 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $100 and takes 15 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls is 382 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to drive from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 464+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 291.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls via UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and New York Penn Station in around 13 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Gaithersburg to Niagara Falls once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $85 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
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
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $95
Economy
$95 - $140
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Business
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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