There are 3 ways to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) by bus, train or car

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Line 40 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Ellicott St & MTC 40

$10 - $19

2 alternative options

Line 50 bus, train, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from 4th St to Main St & Ontario Ave 50
  2. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Buffalo Airport 207 / ...

$32 - $76

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) 27.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF). However, there are services departing from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St and arriving at Buffalo Airport via Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Rainbow Bridge and Buffalo Airport (BUF) is 32 km. The road distance is 44.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) without a car is to line 40 bus which takes 1 h 32 min and costs $13 - $25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF), including transfers.

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Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) bus services, operated by NFTA, depart from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St station.

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Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) bus services, operated by NFTA, arrive at Ellicott St & MTC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) is 44 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF).

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Map of how to get from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF).
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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Rainbow Bridge, ON, Canada and Buffalo Airport (BUF), USA?

NFTA operates a bus from Rainbow Bridge to Buffalo Airport (BUF) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
38 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 Niagara Falls Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 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
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Rainbow Blvd & 1st St to Ellicott St & MTC
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from 4th St to Main St & Ontario Ave
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
megabus.ca

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