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There are 9 ways to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Buffalo, bus  •  4h 59m

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

$115 - $455

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Bus via New York, NY  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Niagara Falls, NY OurBus

$24 - $53

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Fly New York JFK to Buffalo, bus  •  5h 9m

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

$135 - $515

Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, bus  •  5h 22m

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

$139 - $454

Fly New York JFK to Rochester, bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY

$152 - $1,046

Bus  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the bus from New York City to Niagara Falls 2686

Train via Main St & Bath Ave  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station Empire Service

$60 - $83

Train  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls VIA Rail

$111 - $272

Drive  •  7h 12m

  1. Drive from New York to Niagara Falls State Park 400.1 miles

$35 - $60

New York to Niagara Falls State Park by bus and walk

The journey time between New York and Niagara Falls State Park is around 8h 30m and covers a distance of around 441 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 30m. Operated by FlixBus-us, the New York to Niagara Falls State Park service departs from New York City and arrives in Niagara Falls State Park. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 30m
Fastest journey time:
8h 30m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
87 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:00
Last service departs at:
08:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Niagara Falls State Park bus and walk schedules

New York → Niagara Falls State Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Niagara Falls State Park is 800-232-4636.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park is to bus via New York, NY which costs $23 - $55 and takes 9h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $460 and takes 4h 59m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York City and arriving at Niagara Falls. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 30m.

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The distance between New York and Niagara Falls State Park is 309 miles. The road distance is 400.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park without a car is to bus which takes 8h 36m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park, including transfers.

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New York to Niagara Falls State Park bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from New York City station.

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The best way to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park is to bus which takes 8h 36m and costs . Alternatively, you can train via Main St & Bath Ave, which costs $60 - $85 and takes 10h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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New York to Niagara Falls State Park bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, arrive at Niagara Falls station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Niagara Falls State Park.
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  • Distance: 309 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

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

FlixBus-us operates a bus from New York City to Niagara Falls twice daily, and the journey takes 8h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 9h 6m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $490
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$75 - $95
Business
$130 - $190
Economy
$100 - $130
EconomyPlus
$190 - $270
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from New York City to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Niagara Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Book at
ourbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Niagara Falls State Park is 400 miles. It takes approximately 7h 12m to drive from New York to Niagara Falls State Park.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 365+ hotels available in Niagara Falls State Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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