There are 8 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Buffalo  •  6 h 37 min

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

$166 - $872

Cheapest option

Bus Barons Bus  •  14 h 19 min

  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  •  9 h 38 min

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

$180 - $884

Fly to Toronto, train  •  9 h 28 min

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

$162 - $1,043

Bus, night bus  •  11 h 45 min

  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 night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny

$76 - $188

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Cleveland, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny 4178 / ...

$64 - $153

Bus, train  •  13 h 38 min

  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 to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  5. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station

$115 - $284

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  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 9 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Louisville to Niagara Falls is to fly which costs $160 - $900 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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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, Columbus, Oh, Cleveland, Oh and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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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 11 h 45 min and costs $75 - $190.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min 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 6 h 37 min and costs $160 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $160 and takes 12 h 59 min.

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There is no direct flight from Louisville Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 24 min 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: 6 h 37 min

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

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Louisville to Niagara Falls hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Louisville to Niagara Falls via Cleveland, Oh, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
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
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
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 Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
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 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
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
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
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
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95

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