There are 4 ways to get from Scranton to Buffalo 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 300

$30 - $75

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny 206 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton to Syracuse, NY
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Buffalo

$62 - $192

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Buffalo 258.4 miles

$25 - $40

Fly  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Buffalo (BUF) AVP - BUF

$206 - $919

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Scranton to Buffalo hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Scranton to Buffalo hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scranton and Buffalo is 312 km. The road distance is 413 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Buffalo is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Scranton to Buffalo is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs $200 - $950.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Scranton, Pa and arriving at Buffalo, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

The bus from Scranton, Pa to Buffalo, Ny takes 6 h 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.