There are 9 ways to get from Johnstown to Buffalo by train, bus, 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

Train, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Johnstown 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

$61 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus via Erie, Pa  •  8 h 18 min

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

$48 - $116

7 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

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

$65 - $130

Train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak

$121 - $286

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Johnstown to Buffalo 265.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Johnstown to Buffalo  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Johnstown (JST) to Buffalo (BUF) JST - BUF

$109 - $532

Fly Johnstown to Pittsburgh, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Johnstown (JST) to Pittsburgh (PIT) JST - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny

$73 - $168

Train to Pittsburgh, fly to Bradford, bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Bradford (BFD) PIT - BFD
  3. Take the bus from Bradford, PA to Buffalo, NY

$177 - $384

Train to Pittsburgh, fly to Toronto, train  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Toronto (YYZ) PIT - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$154 - $533

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johnstown to Buffalo is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johnstown to Buffalo is to fly which costs $100 - $550 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Johnstown and Buffalo is 178 miles. The road distance is 265.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Johnstown to Buffalo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Johnstown to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Johnstown and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Pittsburgh, Pa and Erie, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Johnstown to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Johnstown Amtrak and arriving at Buffalo via Pittsburgh Amtrak, Cleveland Amtrak and Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

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The best way to get from Johnstown to Buffalo without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 42 min and costs $60 - $150.

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Johnstown to Buffalo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Johnstown to Buffalo.
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  • Distance: 177.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

What companies run services between Johnstown, PA, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Pa and Erie, Pa in around 8 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh Amtrak, Cleveland Amtrak, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Buffalo in around 10 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Johnstown to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Flights from Pittsburgh to Bradford
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Baltimore, Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Pittsburgh to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Pittsburgh to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Pittsburgh, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Baltimore, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Baltimore, Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Johnstown to Buffalo via Baltimore, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Johnstown Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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
Bus operators
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 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 Johnstown to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Johnstown to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
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
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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 Bradford, PA to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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