There are 4 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Buffalo by train, bus, taxi 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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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo VIA Rail / ...

$20 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Niagara Square & City Hall 40 / ...

$2 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Niagara Falls to Buffalo 20.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Buffalo 20.6 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Buffalo is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Buffalo is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Buffalo is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St and arriving at Niagara Square & City Hall. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Niagara Falls Station station and arriving at Buffalo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Niagara Falls to Buffalo every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $55 and the journey takes 38 min. Amtrak also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, NFTA Metro operates a bus from Niagara Falls to Buffalo hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 51 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $85
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Niagara Square & City Hall
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, On to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Niagara Falls, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$8 - $12
Online Fare
$8 - $20
Standard Fare
$15 - $22
Refundable
$18 - $26
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Niagara Falls to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Niagara Falls Taxi
Phone
+1 716-939-5273
Website
niagarafallstaxi.weebly.com
A1 Taxi Tour
Phone
+1 716-550-6343
Website
a-onetaxi.com
WeGo Taxi Tour
Phone
+1 716-449-0001
Website
wegotaxitours.com

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