• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College by subway, plane, bus, train, 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

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo, line 3 bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Elmwood Ave & Johnson Park to Grant St & Letchworth St

$74 - $374

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 318 / ...

$45 - $115

8 alternative options

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Buffalo, line 3 bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Elmwood Ave & Johnson Park to Grant St & Letchworth St

$75 - $370

Fly Newark to Buffalo, line 3 bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Elmwood Ave & Johnson Park to Grant St & Letchworth St

$111 - $481

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Buffalo  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF

$239 - $924

Fly New York La Guardia to Rochester, train, line 3 bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
  3. Take the line 3 bus from North Division & Ellicott St to Grant St & Letchworth St

$126 - $470

Fly Newark to Rochester, train, line 3 bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
  3. Take the line 3 bus from North Division & Ellicott St to Grant St & Letchworth St

$138 - $517

Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY Nyc

$52 - $102

Train  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak Maple Leaf / ...

$72 - $102

Drive  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Buffalo State College 393.8 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 2 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College is to fly and line 3 bus which costs $110 - $490 and takes 4 h 24 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Buffalo State College. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority and arriving at Grant St & Letchworth St via North Division & Ellicott St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

More details

The distance between Manhattan and Buffalo State College is 295 miles. The road distance is 393.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 45 min and costs $50 - $110.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College, including transfers.

More details

Manhattan to Buffalo State College bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority station.

More details

The best way to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College is to bus which takes 7 h 45 min and costs $50 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 9 h 57 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

Search flights

Manhattan to Buffalo State College bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Buffalo, NY station.

More details

Map of how to get from Manhattan to Buffalo State College.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 295.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Buffalo State College, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Manhattan to Buffalo State College hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Manhattan to Buffalo State College 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 7 h 59 min. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$95 - $160
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from New York to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$95 - $160
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Elmwood Ave & Johnson Park to Grant St & Letchworth St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from North Division & Ellicott St to Grant St & Letchworth St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
trailwaysny.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from New York, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Buffalo State College is 394 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to drive from Manhattan to Buffalo State College.

Get driving directions

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Buffalo Airport.

Search flights

There are 366+ hotels available in Buffalo State College. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs $17.

More details