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

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Bus, line 40 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY Olean / ...
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St 40

$23 - $40

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Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY Olean / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Niagara Falls, On 252 / ...

$30 - $58

Bus, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo, NY Olean / ...
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$43 - $95

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Olean to Niagara Falls 101.4 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Olean to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Olean, NY and arriving at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St via Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Olean and Niagara Falls is 78 miles. The road distance is 101.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Olean to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and line 40 bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Olean to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Olean to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Olean, NY station.

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Olean to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by NFTA, arrive at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Olean to Niagara Falls is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Olean to Niagara Falls.

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There are 472+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Olean to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Olean to Niagara Falls via Buffalo, NY and Ellicott St & MTC in around 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $29
Economy
$23 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $85
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 Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
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
$22 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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fab.tdstickets.com
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Buffalo, Ny to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$8 - $13
Online Fare
$8 - $21
Standard Fare
$16 - $23
Refundable
$19 - $27
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
megabus.ca

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