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There are 8 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Madison by plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Fly Buffalo to Madison  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Madison (MSN) BUF - MSN

$188 - $1,122

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Bus  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto, ON 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Madison - Langdon & N Park

$75 - $181

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Train to Toronto, fly to Milwaukee, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Milwaukee (MKE) YYZ - MKE
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - General Mitchell International Airport to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison

$193 - $548

Fly Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BUF - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison - Langdon & N Park

$154 - $442

Train, bus  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  4. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison - Langdon & N Park

$134 - $339

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin

Bus, night bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto, ON 252 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Chicago Amtrak, Il
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Madison 682.5 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Madison is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Madison is to fly which costs $180 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niagara Falls to Madison. However, there are services departing from Niagara Falls, ON and arriving at Madison - Langdon & N Park via Toronto, ON and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 52 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Madison is 525 miles. The road distance is 682.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Madison without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 h 21 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Niagara Falls to Madison, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Madison bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Niagara Falls, ON station.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Madison is to fly which takes 7 h 46 min and costs $180 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 17 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Buffalo Airport to Madison Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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Niagara Falls to Madison bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Madison - Langdon & N Park station.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Madison.
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  • Distance: 524.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

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

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Niagara Falls to Madison hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Niagara Falls to Madison via Toronto, ON, Chicago, IL, and Chicago in around 17 h 52 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Toronto to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,100
Flights from Toronto to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Buffalo to Madison via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Toronto to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - General Mitchell International Airport to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Coach USA
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison - Langdon & N Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Madison - Langdon & N Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Book at
megabus.com
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
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.

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 Niagara Falls, On to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Night bus from Toronto, On to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com

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Madison is 1 h behind Niagara Falls. It is currently 11:04 PM in Niagara Falls and 10:04 PM in Madison.

Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Madison is 682 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 33 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Madison.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Madison Airport.

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