There are 10 ways to get from Madison to Niagara Falls by plane, bus, train 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 Madison to Buffalo  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Buffalo (BUF) MSN - BUF

$188 - $1,123

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada, train  •  19 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison - Langdon & N Park to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$89 - $228

8 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Buffalo  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Buffalo (BUF) ORD - BUF

$154 - $419

Bus to Chicago Midway, fly to Buffalo  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF

$164 - $449

Fly Madison to Toronto, train  •  9 h 45 min

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

$194 - $384

Bus to Milwaukee, fly to Toronto, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Toronto (YYZ) MKE - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$193 - $575

Bus, train  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station

$126 - $310

Bus, train via Milwaukee  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison to Milwaukee 965
  2. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station

$142 - $335

Bus  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On 317

$101 - $208

Drive  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Niagara Falls 669.7 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Madison to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madison to Niagara Falls is to fly which costs $180 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madison to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St and arriving at Niagara Falls, On via Clinton & Jackson, Chicago, Il and Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 26 min.

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The distance between Madison and Niagara Falls is 525 miles. The road distance is 669.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Madison to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 6 min and costs $120 - $310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Madison to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Madison to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Vangalder Bus, depart from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St station.

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The best way to get from Madison to Niagara Falls is to fly which takes 7 h 8 min and costs $180 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $210 and takes 18 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Madison Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Madison to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Niagara Falls, On station.

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Niagara Falls is 1 h ahead of Madison. It is currently 9:19 AM in Madison and 10:19 AM in Niagara Falls.

Yes, the driving distance between Madison to Niagara Falls is 670 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 30 min to drive from Madison to Niagara Falls.

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Map of how to get from Madison to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 524.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 8 min

What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Madison to Niagara Falls hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madison to Niagara Falls via Chicago, IL - Amtrak, Clinton & Jackson, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, and Toronto, On in around 18 h 26 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Madison to Toronto via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Madison to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Train operators
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 - $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 Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Madison to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
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 Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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