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Erie to Buffalo bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$13.34
Fastest time1h 45m
Trips per day1
Bus lines2
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Erie to Buffalo 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 Erie to Buffalo?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $13.34 was the low point for bus fares from Erie to Buffalo. Buses from Buffalo to Erie are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $13.34 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 1 hour 45 minutes to cover the 81 miles (130 kilometers) from Erie, PA to Buffalo, NY. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

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

Because many passengers travel from Erie to Buffalo at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Erie?

There is usually only one bus per day from Erie to Buffalo. It leaves the station in Erie at 8:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Erie to Buffalo. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Erie to Buffalo; ticket prices start at $41.35.

What bus companies travel from Erie to Buffalo?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Erie, Pennsylvania to Buffalo, New York. However, each company only runs one bus per day. We've compiled their average prices and journey times for easy comparison:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Barons Bus Lines11h 45m$22.16
Greyhound11h 50m$27.81

Where does the bus leave from in Erie?

Most buses depart from the main station in Erie, Pennsylvania:

  • Bus Terminal - 208 E Bayfront Pkwy

Where does the bus arrive in Buffalo?

All buses from Erie arrive at one main station in Buffalo, New York:

  • Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St

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