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There are 10 ways to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls by car, train, bus or plane

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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Drive, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Cornwall
  2. Take the train from Cornwall to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$108 - $220

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Potsdam, NY - SUNY to Destiny USA
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Niagara Falls, On 308 / ...

$52 - $101

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Bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Potsdam, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Niagara Falls Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$63 - $134

Bus via Buffalo, NY  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Potsdam, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY Westbound

$58 - $111

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Niagara Falls 298.6 miles

$29 - $45

Drive, train to Montreal, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Cornwall
  2. Take the train from Cornwall to Dorval
  3. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YUL - YTZ
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$169 - $506

Drive, bus to Ottawa, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Johnstown, ON
  2. Take the bus from Johnstown, ON to Ottawa, ON
  3. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YOW - YTZ
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$148 - $448

Drive, bus to Ottawa, fly to Toronto, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Johnstown, ON
  2. Take the bus from Johnstown, ON to Ottawa, ON
  3. Fly from Ottawa (YOW) to Toronto (YYZ) YOW - YYZ
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$154 - $435

Drive, train to Montreal, fly to Hamilton, Thru-Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Cornwall
  2. Take the train from Cornwall to Dorval
  3. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Hamilton (YHM) YUL - YHM
  4. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON

$151 - $718

Drive, train to Kingston, fly to Toronto, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Cornwall
  2. Take the train from Cornwall to Kingston
  3. Fly from Kingston (YGK) to Toronto (YYZ) YGK - YYZ
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$183 - $560

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The cheapest way to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Potsdam to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Potsdam, NY and arriving at Rainbow Blvd & 1st St via Syracuse, NY and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Potsdam and Niagara Falls is 232 miles. The road distance is 298.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs $60 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Potsdam to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Potsdam, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Potsdam to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Buffalo, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potsdam to Niagara Falls is 299 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to drive from Potsdam to Niagara Falls.

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Map of how to get from Potsdam to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 231.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 36 min

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

You can take a bus from Potsdam to Niagara Falls via Syracuse, NY, Buffalo, NY, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 8 h 4 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ottawa to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Hamilton
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Kingston to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Cornwall to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
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 Syracuse to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$85 - $120
Train from Cornwall to Dorval
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Train from Cornwall to Kingston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
EconomyPlus
$65 - $90
Business
$65 - $95
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Potsdam, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Potsdam, NY - SUNY to Destiny USA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.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 Syracuse, Ny to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Johnstown, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $26
Standard Fare
$20 - $29
Refundable
$23 - $35
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Book at
megabus.ca

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Montreal Airport to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport.

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