There are 7 ways to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$52 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Schenectady, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...

$42 - $98

5 alternative options

Bus via Syracuse, NY  •  9 h 5 min

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

$56 - $108

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls 297.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly from Albany  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Buffalo (BUF) ALB - BUF

$158 - $790

Bus, bus to Boston, fly  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Saratoga Springs, Ny to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Buffalo (BUF) BOS - BUF

$114 - $438

Bus, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Saratoga Springs, Ny to Albany, Ny
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF

$122 - $496

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Broadway & Church Ave and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Schenectady, Ny, Syracuse, Ny and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 18 min.

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The distance between Saratoga Springs and Niagara Falls is 268 miles. The road distance is 297.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 7 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Schenectady, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 7 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 18 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 8 h 13 min.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Buffalo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 44 min and has one stopover.

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Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Buffalo, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to drive from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls.

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American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 267.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 41 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls via State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza, Schenectady, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 8 h 18 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Albany to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Schenectady Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
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 Schenectady, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Saratoga Springs, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Schenectady, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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