There are 5 ways to get from Sandusky to Niagara Falls by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandusky, Oh to Cleveland, Oh 1632 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny 4178 / ...

$56 - $112

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Train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$68 - $176

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Sandusky to Niagara Falls 272.9 miles

$26 - $40

Train, bus to Detroit, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Buffalo (BUF) DTW - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$174 - $565

Train to Cleveland, fly to Toronto, train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Toronto (YYZ) CLE - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$233 - $538

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Sandusky to Niagara Falls station. However, there are services departing from Sandusky Amtrak and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Sandusky and Niagara Falls is 220 miles. The road distance is 272.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sandusky to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Sandusky to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Sandusky to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Sandusky Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Sandusky to Niagara Falls is to bus which takes 6 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Sandusky to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sandusky to Niagara Falls is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Sandusky to Niagara Falls.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sandusky to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 219.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Sandusky to Niagara Falls via Sandusky, Oh, Cleveland, Oh, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 6 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sandusky to Niagara Falls via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Buffalo in around 7 h 9 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Cleveland to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
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 Sandusky Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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
Train from Sandusky Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Sandusky Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
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 Sandusky, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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

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