There are 3 ways to get from Olean to Erie by bus, 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

Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa 4175 / ...

$36 - $66

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY 510 DuBois - Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Erie Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$73 - $149

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Olean to Erie 98.6 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Olean, NY, USA and Erie, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Olean to Erie via Buffalo, NY and Buffalo, Ny in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Erie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Refundable
$24 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Olean to Erie?

The distance between Olean and Erie is 137 km. The road distance is 158 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Olean to Erie?

The cheapest way to get from Olean to Erie is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Olean to Erie?

The quickest way to get from Olean to Erie is to drive which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $9 - $14.

Is there a direct bus between Olean and Erie?

No, there is no direct bus from Olean to Erie. However, there are services departing from Olean, NY and arriving at Erie, Pa via Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Olean to Erie?

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Olean to Erie, including transfers.