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There are 11 ways to get from Toronto to Buffalo by plane, bus, taxi, train, shuttle or car

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Fly Toronto to Sheridan, bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Sheridan (SHR) YYZ - SHR
  2. Take the bus from Sheridan, WY to Buffalo, WY

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Fly Toronto to Gillette, taxi  •  11h 53m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Gillette (GCC) YYZ - GCC
  2. Take a taxi from Gillette to Buffalo

Fly Toronto to Casper, bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Casper (CPR) YYZ - CPR
  2. Take the bus from Casper Amtrak Station to Buffalo, WY

Train to Watford Rail Station, fly to Sheridan, bus  •  15h 14m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to London
  2. Fly from Watford Rail Station (XWA) to Sheridan (SHR) XWA - SHR
  3. Take the bus from Sheridan, WY to Buffalo, WY

Train to Watford Rail Station, fly to Gillette, taxi  •  13h 38m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to London
  2. Fly from Watford Rail Station (XWA) to Gillette (GCC) XWA - GCC
  3. Take a taxi from Gillette to Buffalo

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Sheridan, bus  •  12h 38m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Sheridan (SHR) BUF - SHR
  3. Take the bus from Sheridan, WY to Buffalo, WY

Train to Watford Rail Station, fly to Casper, bus  •  15h 26m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to London
  2. Fly from Watford Rail Station (XWA) to Casper (CPR) XWA - CPR
  3. Take the bus from Casper Amtrak Station to Buffalo, WY

Train, bus via Detroit  •  38h 55m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Denver
  4. Take the bus from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo, WY

Train, bus  •  44h 27m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Denver
  4. Take the bus from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo, WY

Train, bus #2  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus to Denver
  4. Take the bus from Denver to Buffalo, WY

Drive  •  25h 57m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Buffalo 1646.8 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Buffalo is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 25h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Buffalo is to fly and bus which costs $310 - $1,300 and takes 11h 30m.

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The distance between Toronto and Buffalo is 1360 miles. The road distance is 1646.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Buffalo without a car is to train and bus which takes 44h 27m and costs $360 - $600.

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It takes approximately 11h 30m to get from Toronto to Buffalo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Toronto Airport to Sheridan Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 31m and has one stopover.

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Buffalo is 2h behind Toronto. It is currently 7:45 PM in Toronto and 5:45 PM in Buffalo.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Buffalo is 1647 miles. It takes approximately 25h 57m to drive from Toronto to Buffalo.

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Air Canada and United Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Sheridan Airport.

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  • Distance: 1360 miles
  • Duration: 11h 30m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Buffalo, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Buffalo. However, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Sheridan, take the taxi to Sheridan, WY, then take the bus to Buffalo. Alternatively, you can take the train to UP Express Pearson Airport, take the walk to Toronto airport, fly to Gillette, then take the taxi to Buffalo.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Milwaukee, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via St. Louis, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Columbus, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Sheridan via Boston, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Columbus, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Gillette via Boston, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Columbus, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Casper via Cleveland, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Sheridan via Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Sheridan via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $380
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Gillette via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Sheridan via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Sheridan via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Sheridan via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Sheridan via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Sheridan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Watford Rail Station to Casper via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to London
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$25 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$48 - $51
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $120
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$26 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$48 - $51
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sheridan, WY to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Casper Amtrak Station to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Niagara Airbus
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 Columbus to Denver
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $170
Flexible
$180 - $260
Other operators
Taxi from Gillette to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Estimated price
$27 - $35

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