There are 8 ways to get from New Jersey to Buffalo by plane, train, subway, 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

Fly from Newark  •  3 h 13 min

  1. EWR - BUF

$92 - $479

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 58 min

  1. 300

$40 - $101

6 alternative options

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. JFK - BUF

$76 - $391

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. LGA - BUF

$75 - $390

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 16 min

  1. PHL - BUF

$228 - $903

Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Nyc

$51 - $115

Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. VIA Rail

$63 - $339

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. 365.8 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

United Airlines flies from Elizabeth to Buffalo 5 times a day. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Newark to Buffalo every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Port Authority NYNJ
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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 - $90
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $220
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Buffalo is 486 km. The road distance is 585 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Buffalo is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Buffalo is to fly which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $90 - $480.

No, there is no direct train from New Jersey to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Buffalo via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Buffalo, NY via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from New Jersey to Buffalo, including transfers.