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There are 6 ways to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls by plane, train, bus, night bus 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.

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Fly to Buffalo  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Buffalo (BUF) SDF - BUF

$166 - $872

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Bus  •  13h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Buffalo, NY Cinncinati,OH-Buffalo

$53 - $133

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Fly to Rochester, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Rochester (ROC) SDF - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station

$182 - $869

Bus, night bus  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny

$70 - $168

Bus, train  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  4. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Buffalo Depew Station
  5. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station

$116 - $269

Drive  •  9h 24m

  1. Drive from Louisville to Niagara Falls 555.5 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls is to fly which costs $160 - $900 and takes 6h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Louisville to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Louisville, Ky and arriving at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St via Cincinnati, Oh, Cleveland, Oh and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 39m.

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The distance between Louisville and Niagara Falls is 488 miles. The road distance is 555.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 12h 39m and costs $70 - $170.

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It takes approximately 6h 33m to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Louisville to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Louisville, Ky station.

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The best way to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls is to fly which takes 6h 33m and costs $160 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $140 and takes 13h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Louisville Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 34m and has one stopover.

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Louisville to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Buffalo, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 487.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 33m

What companies run services between Louisville, KY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Louisville to Niagara Falls hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Louisville to Niagara Falls via Cincinnati, Oh, Cincinnati, OH, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 13h 56m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Buffalo Depew Station
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
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
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$14 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
EconomyPlus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Yes, the driving distance between Louisville to Niagara Falls is 556 miles. It takes approximately 9h 24m to drive from Louisville to Niagara Falls.

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

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There are 458+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Louisville to Louisville Airport is to line 02 bus which takes 27m and costs $1 - $3.

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