There are 10 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan by bus, plane, train or car

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Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to New York JFK  •  5h

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & North Division St
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK

$120 - $423

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Bus  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, ON to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal Toronto / ...

$35 - $70

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Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to Newark  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & North Division St
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR

$116 - $261

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & North Division St
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA

$123 - $351

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Newark  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Newark (EWR) YTZ - EWR

$150 - $560

Train to Toronto, fly to New York La Guardia  •  7h 9m

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

$112 - $436

Train to Toronto, fly to Newark  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Newark (EWR) YYZ - EWR

$155 - $756

Train  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$61 - $84

Train via Niagara Falls Amtrak Station  •  11h 48m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Maple Leaf

$61 - $84

Drive  •  7h 14m

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Manhattan 408 miles

$40 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan is to line 40 bus and fly which costs $120 - $430 and takes 5h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niagara Falls, ON and arriving at New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Niagara Falls station to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station and arriving at 86 St via 34 St - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 4m.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Manhattan is 308 miles. The road distance is 408 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Niagara Falls, ON station.

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Niagara Falls to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs $60 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $70 and takes 10h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 308.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h

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

Amtrak operates a train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 8h 53m. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Niagara Falls, ON to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $70 and the journey takes 10h 50m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Toronto to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$55 - $80
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 Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & North Division St
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$35 - $55
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $65
Standard Fare
$60 - $70
Refundable
$72 - $77
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls to 300 W 31st St, NYC
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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Niagara Falls to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal station.

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Niagara Falls to Manhattan train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Manhattan is 408 miles. It takes approximately 7h 14m to drive from Niagara Falls to Manhattan.

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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Book your Niagara Falls to Manhattan bus tickets online with Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 2323+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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