There are 4 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Maple Leaf / ...

$30 - $50

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Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Syracuse, NY Niagara Falls, NY - Buffalo, NY - Rochester, NY - Geneva - Waterloo, NY - Syracuse, NY - Binghamton, NY - New York, NY / ...

$18 - $35

2 alternative options

Line 40 bus, bus  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & MTC 40
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 255 / ...

$24 - $37

Drive  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Syracuse 163.7 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Niagara Falls, NY and arriving at Syracuse, NY. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station station and arriving at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Syracuse is 148 miles. The road distance is 163.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs $30 - $50.

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The train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center takes 3h 1m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Niagara Falls to Syracuse bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Niagara Falls, NY station.

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

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse.
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  • Distance: 147.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 1m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 1m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Syracuse, NY once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 4h 5m. Two other operators also service this route.

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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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$80 - $110
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Niagara Falls, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$35 - $55
Online Fare
$17 - $25
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Standard Fare
$31 - $35
Refundable
$39 - $42
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 Niagara Falls, On to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Pine Ave & Main St to Ellicott St & MTC
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Syracuse is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs $30 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $35 and takes 4h 5m.

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Niagara Falls to Syracuse bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Syracuse, NY station.

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Niagara Falls to Syracuse train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Syracuse Regional Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Syracuse is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from Niagara Falls to Syracuse.

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