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There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake by plane, bus, shuttle, subway, train or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, line 40 bus, shuttle

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF)
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Cedar Ave
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Oakwood Cemetery to Youngstown Center

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from New York City to Niagara Falls

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus, shuttle

  1. Take the subway from 7 Av to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF)
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Cedar Ave
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Oakwood Cemetery to Youngstown Center

Train to Newark, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus, shuttle

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF)
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Cedar Ave
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Oakwood Cemetery to Youngstown Center

Fly Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City, drive

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ)
  2. Drive from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Niagara-on-the-Lake

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Rochester, train, shuttle

  1. Take the subway from 7 Av to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC)
  3. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
  4. Take a shuttle bus from New York Power Authority Power Vista to Youngstown Center

Train

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station

Bus via Buffalo

  1. Take the bus from New York to Buffalo

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to bus, which costs $22 - $35 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to fly and drive which costs $100 - $250 and takes 5h 36m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Niagara-on-the-Lake is 503 km. The road distance is 668.7 km.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake without a car is to bus via Buffalo which takes 12h 28m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to bus which takes 8h 55m and costs $22 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9h 18m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake is 669 km. It takes approximately 7h 34m to drive from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake.

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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 281+ hotels available in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Niagara-on-the-Lake.
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  • Distance: 502.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 46m

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

Flixbus USA operates a bus from New York City to Niagara Falls twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 8h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 8h 51m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $490
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $410
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 7 Av to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$4
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$300 - $420
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $200
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
$55 - $95
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$28 - $45
Business
$85 - $100
Economy
$55 - $57
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Portage Rd & Cedar Ave
Ave. Duration
1h
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 Youngstown Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
discoverniagarashuttle.com
Shuttle from New York Power Authority Power Vista to Youngstown Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
discoverniagarashuttle.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from New York City to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
flixbus.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
Bus from New York to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $130

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