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There are 3 ways to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake by train, bus, shuttle or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$35 - $53

Cheapest option

Line 46 bus, line 6 bus, line 40 bus, shuttle  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Central Ave & Broadway to Walden Ave & Thruway Transit Center 46
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Walden Ave & Thruway Transit Center to Washington St & Eagle St 6 / ...
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Elmwood Ave 40
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Oakwood Cemetery to Old Fort Niagara

$9

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake 45.2 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to line 46 bus and line 6 bus and line 40 bus and shuttle which costs $7 and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 1m.

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The distance between Lancaster and Niagara-on-the-Lake is 32 miles. The road distance is 45.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake without a car is to line 46 bus and line 6 bus and line 40 bus and shuttle which takes 4h 1m and costs $7.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake is 45 miles. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake.

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There are 491+ hotels available in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Prices start at $87 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake.
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  • Distance: 31.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Lancaster, NY, USA and Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, Canada?

Amtrak operates a train from Lancaster to Niagara-on-the-Lake twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1h 8m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$35 - $55
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $85
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Central Ave & Broadway to Walden Ave & Thruway Transit Center
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Walden Ave & Thruway Transit Center to Washington St & Eagle St
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Elmwood Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Discover Niagara Shuttle
Phone
+1 716-222-0729
Email
info@discoverniagarashuttle.com
Website
discoverniagarashuttle.com
Shuttle from Oakwood Cemetery to Old Fort Niagara
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
discoverniagarashuttle.com

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