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There are 10 ways to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls by bus, train, car 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, train  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot
  3. Take the train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls

$112 - $240

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Bus, Thru-Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On
  3. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON

$53 - $136

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot
  4. Take the train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls

$126 - $271

Bus, Thru-Bus via East Lansing Marriott  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids (Amtrak) to Lansing (Lansing Bus Station)
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center
  3. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Hamilton, ON
  4. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON

$62 - $133

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls 370.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Grand Rapids to Buffalo  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Buffalo (BUF) GRR - BUF

$190 - $987

Bus, bus to Detroit, fly to Buffalo  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
  3. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Buffalo (BUF) DTW - BUF

$171 - $540

Fly Grand Rapids to Toronto, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Toronto (YYZ) GRR - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$174 - $491

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Buffalo  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF

$175 - $499

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Buffalo  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF) ORD - BUF

$165 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Grand Rapids, Mi and arriving at Niagara Falls, ON via Detroit, Mi and Hamilton, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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The distance between Grand Rapids and Niagara Falls is 336 miles. The road distance is 370.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 10 h 35 min and costs $50 - $140.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Grand Rapids, Mi station.

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The best way to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 10 h 35 min and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Rapids Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 14 min and has one stopover.

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Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Niagara Falls, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 335.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 10 min

What companies run services between Grand Rapids, MI, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls via Detroit, Mi, Hamilton, On, and Hamilton, ON in around 10 h 35 min. Alternatively, Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Grand Rapids to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $60
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$90 - $130
Train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$16 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Grand Rapids, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35
Bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Book at
megabus.ca
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
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids (Amtrak) to Lansing (Lansing Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Lansing (Lansing Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls is 370 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to drive from Grand Rapids to Niagara Falls.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Grand Rapids Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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