There are 9 ways to get from New York to Niagara Falls by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly New York JFK to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$75 - $390

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Niagara Falls, On 252 / ...

$45 - $120

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Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$74 - $389

Fly Newark to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$111 - $498

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$239 - $929

Fly New York La Guardia to Toronto, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Toronto (YYZ) LGA - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$105 - $435

Train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$60 - $210

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 42 min

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

$55 - $105

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from New York to Niagara Falls 399.9 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Niagara Falls is to fly and line 40 bus which costs $75 - $390 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between New York and Niagara Falls is 309 miles. The road distance is 399.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from New York to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Niagara Falls, On. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central Terminal and arriving at Niagara Falls Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from New York to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $210 and the journey takes 9 h 18 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from New York to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$110 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $220
Business Plus/Sleeper
$280 - $390
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
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
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, Ny to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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