There are 9 ways to get from Harrisburg 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.

Recommended option

Bus via Seneca Allegany Casino  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704
  2. Take the bus from State College to Seneca Allegany Casino
  3. Take the bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to Buffalo, NY

$68 - $140

8 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Dubois, PA 730 Harrisburg
  2. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Buffalo, NY 510 DuBois

$73 - $145

Train  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York to Niagara Falls Station

$165 - $495

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls 308.7 miles

$30 - $45

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$191 - $791

Fly Harrisburg to Toronto, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Harrisburg (MDT) to Toronto (YYZ) MDT - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$252 - $743

Train, train to Baltimore, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF

$234 - $909

Train, train to Newark, fly to Buffalo  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF

$150 - $609

Train, train to Reagan Washington, fly to Buffalo  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF

$238 - $811

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from N 6th St & Reily St and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Harrisburg, Pa, State College, Seneca Allegany Casino and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls station. However, there are services departing from Harrisburg Amtrak and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via Philadelphia 30th Street Station and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 52 min.

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The distance between Harrisburg and Niagara Falls is 226 miles. The road distance is 308.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 51 min and costs $65 - $140.

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It takes approximately 10 h 51 min to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Harrisburg to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Harrisburg, Pa station.

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Harrisburg to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Harrisburg Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls is to bus which takes 10 h 51 min and costs $65 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $160 - $500 and takes 13 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 226.1 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 51 min

What companies run services between Harrisburg, PA, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls via Harrisburg Transportation Center, Harrisburg, Pa, State College, Pa, State College, Seneca Allegany Casino, Buffalo, NY, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 10 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harrisburg to Niagara Falls via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, New York Penn Station, and New York in around 13 h 52 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Harrisburg to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
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 Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Harrisburg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Flights from Harrisburg to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Harrisburg to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,300
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from State College to Seneca Allegany Casino
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
Bus from Seneca Allegany Casino to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.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
bus
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
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

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