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Recommended option

Fly, line 40 bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. RDU - BUF

$136 - $622

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 38 min

$84 - $163

2 alternative options

Train  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Carolinian / ...
  2. VIA Rail

$144 - $435

Drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. 661.5 miles

$65 - $95

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

You can take a bus from Raleigh to Niagara Falls via Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Richmond, Va, Washington, Dc, Washington, Buffalo, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 19 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Raleigh to Niagara Falls via New York Penn Station and New York in around 20 h 42 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$110 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $220
Business
$160 - $230
Business Plus/Sleeper
$290 - $400
Bus operators
Niagara Frontier
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Raleigh and Niagara Falls is 815 km. The road distance is 1058 km.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 12 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Niagara Falls is to fly and line 40 bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $130 - $650.

No, there is no direct train from Raleigh to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Raleigh Amtrak and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Raleigh, Nc, Richmond, Va, Washington and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Raleigh to Niagara Falls, including transfers.