There are 7 ways to get from Miami to Buffalo by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Buffalo  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Buffalo (BUF) FLL - BUF

$151 - $476

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Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Niagara Falls  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Niagara Falls (IAG) FLL - IAG

$128 - $483

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Fly Miami to Buffalo  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Buffalo (BUF) MIA - BUF

$164 - $439

Bus Lacubanabus  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA Direct route
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$208 - $254

Train  •  37 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to New York Penn Station Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the train from New York to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...

$232 - $762

Bus Greyhound USA  •  37 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to New York, Ny 1006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY Nyc / ...

$162 - $412

Drive  •  23 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Buffalo 1391.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL and arriving at Buffalo via Columbia Pike & S Edgewood St, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw and Washington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Buffalo via Miami Amtrak and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 21 min.

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The distance between Miami and Buffalo is 1192 miles. The road distance is 1391.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Buffalo without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Miami to Buffalo, including transfers.

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Miami to Buffalo bus services, operated by , depart from Miami, FL station.

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Miami to Buffalo train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Buffalo is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 35 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 37 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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Miami to Buffalo bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Buffalo station.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Buffalo.
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  • Distance: 1191.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Buffalo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Buffalo via Arlington, VA, Columbia Pike & S Edgewood St, Pennsylvania Ave Nw & 12Th St Nw, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw, Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne, and Washington in around 32 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Niagara Falls via Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
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 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
bus
Bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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 Miami, Fl to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Bus from New York, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
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

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Miami to Buffalo train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Buffalo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Buffalo is 1391 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 7 min to drive from Miami to Buffalo.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Buffalo. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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