There are 9 ways to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls by bus, subway, plane, train 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

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE 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

$121 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 34 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 - $156

7 alternative options

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station 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

$127 - $628

Line 100 bus, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE 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

$127 - $589

Fly Reagan Washington to Toronto, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Toronto (YYZ) DCA - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$132 - $478

Train  •  14 h 35 min

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

$194 - $546

Train, bus  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212

$88 - $221

Bus via Dubois, PA  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Dubois, PA
  3. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Buffalo, NY

$93 - $192

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Niagara Falls 379.9 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to line 100 bus and subway and fly and line 40 bus which costs $120 - $500 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Germantown and Niagara Falls is 288 miles. The road distance is 379.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germantown to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germantown to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from GERMANTOWN MARC eb and arriving at Niagara Falls Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

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There are 489+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Germantown to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington Union Station Amtrak.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 288.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Germantown to Niagara Falls via Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick Marc Station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 13 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Germantown to Niagara Falls via UNION STATION MARC Washington, Washington Union Station Amtrak, and New York Penn Station in around 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
$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
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
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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
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
54 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 SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
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 Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Dubois, PA to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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