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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Buffalo to Toronto. Traveling by train from Buffalo to Toronto usually takes around 4 hours and 27 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance59 mi (95 km)
Fastest train4h 27m
Lowest price€37.92
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Maple Leaf
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Which train should you take from Buffalo to Toronto?

Amtrak Maple Leaf is the one and only train line which connects Buffalo, New York to Toronto, Ontario. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Maple Leaf14h 27m€43.48

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Buffalo to Toronto during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Buffalo to Toronto?

The distance between Buffalo and Toronto is approximately 59 miles, or 95 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 27 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Buffalo to Toronto are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Buffalo at 15:00 and arrives in Toronto around 4 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Buffalo to Toronto?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Toronto to Buffalo. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Buffalo to Toronto for €0.82.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Buffalo?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Buffalo.

Train stations in Buffalo:

  • 75 Exchange St

Where is the train station in Toronto?

Arrival stations

Toronto has one train station.

Train stations in Toronto:

  • Union Station

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