There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Niagara Falls by plane, 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.

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Fly from Portland  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Buffalo (BUF) PWM - BUF

$94 - $386

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Buffalo, Ny 4175

$64 - $159

3 alternative options

Bus to Boston, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF

$99 - $377

Bus, train  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station

$113 - $307

Drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Niagara Falls 573.4 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Niagara Falls is to bus and fly which costs $95 - $380 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Boston, Ma and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 24 min.

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The distance between Portland and Niagara Falls is 446 miles. The road distance is 573.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 24 min and costs $60 - $160.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Portland to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Portland to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Niagara Falls is to fly which takes 6 h 22 min and costs $90 - $390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $160 and takes 14 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 446.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

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

Southwest Airlines, JetBlue Airways and three other airlines fly from Portland to Niagara Falls hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Niagara Falls via Boston, Ma, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 14 h 24 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $460
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Portland to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
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 Boston South Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$35 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
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 Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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