There are 10 ways to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly Newark to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 40 min

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

$106 - $496

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Buffalo, NY

$40 - $65

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Fly New York JFK to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 38 min

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

$76 - $388

Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$74 - $389

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$239 - $929

Fly Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) EWR - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$141 - $540

Bus Trailways New York  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY Nyc

$52 - $102

Train  •  9 h 36 min

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

$65 - $220

Bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Niagara Falls, On 252 / ...

$45 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Niagara Falls 401.4 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls is to fly and line 40 bus which costs $75 - $390 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Niagara Falls, On. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York and arriving at Niagara Falls Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Niagara Falls is 308 miles. The road distance is 401.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 23 min and costs $50 - $110.

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

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Times Square to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Times Square to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls is to bus which takes 8 h 23 min and costs $50 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $220 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Times Square to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 308.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Times Square to Niagara Falls hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Times Square to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $220 and the journey takes 9 h 36 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 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
$280 - $400
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
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
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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