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There are 7 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh by bus, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Ellicott St & MTC
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BUF - RDU

$136 - $607

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc

$85 - $179

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Train to Toronto, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) YYZ - RDU

$218 - $556

Fly Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) BUF - FAY
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$203 - $902

Train  •  19 h 36 min

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

$147 - $413

Bus, train  •  20 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Raleigh Union Station Silver Star / ...

$97 - $227

Drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Raleigh 680 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 12 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh is to line 40 bus and fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 7 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niagara Falls to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from 3rd St & Niagara St and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Buffalo, Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Niagara Falls station to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station and arriving at Raleigh Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 36 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Raleigh is 509 miles. The road distance is 680 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh without a car is to train which takes 19 h 36 min and costs $140 - $420.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Raleigh bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Buffalo station.

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Niagara Falls to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Niagara Falls Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh is to train which takes 19 h 36 min and costs $140 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $180 and takes 21 h.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 509.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

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

You can take a train from Niagara Falls to Raleigh via New York Penn Station in around 19 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Niagara Falls to Raleigh via Buffalo, Washington, Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 21 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,900
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
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
Train from Niagara Falls Station to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $95
Economy
$95 - $140
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Business
$160 - $230
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
8 h 53 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
Train from New York Penn Station to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 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 Washington Union Station to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Ellicott St & MTC
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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There is no direct flight from Buffalo Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 19 min and has one stopover.

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Niagara Falls to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Raleigh, Nc station.

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Niagara Falls to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Raleigh Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Raleigh is 680 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 23 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Raleigh.

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Delta, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 157+ hotels available in Raleigh. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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