There are 9 ways to get from Montreal to Buffalo by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls VIA Rail / ...

$71 - $264

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Bus Greyhound Canada  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON 5800 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo 5355-5365-0311

$46 - $160

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Bus Megabus Canada  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON 3 stops / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny 207 / ...

$47 - $88

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Buffalo 395.3 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$110 - $434

Fly Montreal to Toronto, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$101 - $401

Fly Montreal to Buffalo  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Buffalo (BUF) YUL - BUF

$124 - $919

Fly Montreal to Hamilton, line 18 bus, train, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Hamilton (YHM) YUL - YHM
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Aldershot GO Bus
  3. Take the train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls
  4. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, On to Ft Erie, On

$141 - $694

Train to Ottawa, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Ottawa
  2. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$143 - $513

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Buffalo is 513 km. The road distance is 632.5 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Buffalo without a car is to train which takes 8 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Montreal to Buffalo, including transfers.

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Montreal to Buffalo bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Montreal, PQ station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Buffalo is to train which takes 8 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 39 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Montreal to Buffalo bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Buffalo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Buffalo is 633 km. It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to drive from Montreal to Buffalo.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

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  • Distance: 320.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 46 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Buffalo, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Montreal to Buffalo via Toronto, Niagara Falls, and Niagara Falls, On in around 8 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Buffalo via Toronto, ON and Toronto, On in around 9 h 39 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
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 Aldershot to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$28 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $100
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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megabus.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Fort Erie
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
megabus.ca
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 Toronto, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Niagara Falls, On to Ft Erie, On
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $22
Online Fare
$17 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $85
Refundable
$60 - $90
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Fort Erie, ON
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$8 - $13
Online Fare
$8 - $21
Standard Fare
$15 - $23
Refundable
$18 - $27
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Hamilton GO Centre Bus to Aldershot GO Bus
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
GO Transit

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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