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Buffalo-Toronto Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Buffalo to Toronto bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.34
Fastest time2h 20m
Trips per day6
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you need a passport when traveling from Buffalo to Toronto by bus?

A passport is required whenever you cross the United States–Canada border. Before crossing over into Canada, officials board the bus and review everyone's passport. The process typically moves pretty quickly, but you should be sure to have your passport on hand when taking this trip.

Is there a train from Buffalo to Toronto?

The Amtrak Maple Leaf offers 1 daily trip from Buffalo to Toronto. However, the trip is not direct, and requires a transfer in Niagara Falls. The average duration is 4 hours 27 minutes, with tickets averaging about $53.

What is the best way to travel from Buffalo to Toronto?

The best way to travel from Buffalo to Toronto is by bus. There are 16 direct buses per day on this route, meaning you won’t have to transfer like you would on the train. Tickets are also cheaper, averaging just $16. There are no direct flights between these two cities either, so taking a bus is truly the fastest option.

Is it safe to travel by bus from Buffalo to Toronto right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Buffalo to Toronto?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $9.35 was the low point for bus fares from Buffalo to Toronto. Buses from Toronto to Buffalo are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $9.35 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 41 minutes to cover the 59 miles (95 kilometers) from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Buffalo?

The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Buffalo to Toronto, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Buffalo to Toronto every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from New York to Ontario without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Buffalo to Toronto; ticket prices start at $61.43.

What bus companies travel from Buffalo to Toronto?

There is one bus company that operates from Buffalo to Toronto. Megabus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus62h 42m$15.30

Where does the bus leave from in Buffalo?

Buffalo, New York has two bus stations with service to Toronto, Ontario:

  • Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St
  • Buffalo Niagara Intl Airport

Where does the bus arrive in Toronto?

All buses from Buffalo arrive at one main station in Toronto, Ontario:

  • Coach Term - 610 Bay St

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)




March 2, 2020 - Solo travel


Pros: Went to YYZ. Cons: Naah. Pros: Went to YYZ. Cons: Naah.



November 29, 2019 - Visiting family


Pros: Scheduled on time. Cons: Courtesy. Tips: Look for the deals at wanderu. Pros: Scheduled on time. Cons: Courtesy. Tips: Look for the deals at wanderu.



June 13, 2019 - Solo travel


Pros: at first theres wifi for like 1hr..then all the way to Toronro was off. Cons: make it cleaner n wifi. Tips: maybe. Pros: at first theres wifi for like 1hr..then all the way to Toronro was off. Cons: make it cleaner n wifi. Tips: maybe.

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