There are 5 ways to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls by bus, train, car 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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Bus via Syracuse, Ny  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Schenectady, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 4175 / ...

$42 - $98

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Train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Schenectady to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$46 - $162

Bus Trailways New York  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY Albany

$50 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls 297.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, line 40 bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Buffalo (BUF) ALB - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$64 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 17 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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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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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 7 h 50 min.

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

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 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Saratoga Springs to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $160 and the journey takes 6 h 4 min. Amtrak also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Schenectady to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Amtrak
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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
4 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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