There are 4 ways to get from Utica to Niagara Falls by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$40 - $130

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Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Utica, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 4175 / ...

$27 - $61

2 alternative options

Bus, line 40 bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Utica, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Main St & Pine Ave 40

$46 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Utica to Niagara Falls 212.5 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Utica to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Utica, Ny and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utica and arriving at Niagara Falls Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Utica and Niagara Falls is 194 miles. The road distance is 212.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Utica to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 5 h 10 min and costs .

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The train from Utica to Niagara Falls Station takes 5 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Utica to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Utica, Ny station.

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Utica to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Utica station.

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The best way to get from Utica to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 5 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 13 min.

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

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Utica to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls Station.

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Map of how to get from Utica to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 194 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Utica to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Utica to Niagara Falls hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Utica to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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 Utica Boehlert Transportation Center to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
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 Utica, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
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
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Main St & Pine Ave
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Utica to Niagara Falls is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Utica to Niagara Falls.

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