There are 6 ways to get from Washington to Buffalo by plane, subway, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF

$115 - $490

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$45 - $70

4 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Buffalo (BUF) IAD - BUF

$121 - $577

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF

$178 - $767

Bus via Dubois, PA  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Dubois, PA
  3. Take the bus from Dubois, PA to Buffalo, NY

$86 - $179

Drive  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Buffalo 383.8 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Buffalo is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Buffalo is to fly which costs $110 - $490 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Washington and Buffalo is 294 miles. The road distance is 383.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Washington to Buffalo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington and arriving at Buffalo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Buffalo, NY, USA?

American Airlines flies from Washington to Buffalo 3 times a day. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Washington to Buffalo once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 11 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to Dubois, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Dubois, PA to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com

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