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

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Train  •  4 h 46 min

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

$40 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus, line 40 bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Utica, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 4175
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Main St & Pine Ave 40

$27 - $61

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Utica to Niagara Falls 212.5 miles

$20 - $30

Bus, fly, line 40 bus  •  7 h 12 min

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

$67 - $426

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The cheapest way to get from Utica to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utica to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 41 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 train from Utica to Niagara Falls Station takes 4 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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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 15 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 4 h 46 min.

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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 4 h 46 min. Amtrak also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Utica to Niagara Falls via Buffalo, Ny and Ellicott St & MTC in around 5 h 15 min.

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 Utica to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 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
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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
4 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
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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
Bus from Utica, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
NFTA Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Main St & Pine Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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