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Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$69.00
Shortest Duration15h 10m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Portland to Buffalo is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Portland to Buffalo were $79.50.

How long is the bus ride from Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY?

The distance between Portland and Buffalo is approximately 437.13 miles, or 703.31 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 17 hours and 10 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 15 hours and 10 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Portland to Buffalo?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY, with an average of 2 trips per day and 15 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Portland to Buffalo. Of the 2 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Portland, ME to Buffalo, NY bus trips


Book Greyhound from Portland to Buffalo from $69.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Portland to Buffalo and you can expect on average to pay $99.71 for a Greyhound ticket to Buffalo. In Portland, Greyhound departs to Buffalo from Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St, In Buffalo, Greyhound arrives at Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Portland to Buffalo takes 17 hours and 10 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Buffalo in 15 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $97.67 for a weekend trip to Buffalo.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Portland. Most bus trips to Buffalo will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St
Bus trips arrive in Buffalo at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Buffalo for trips arriving from Portland:
  • Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St
  • Buffalo Niagara Intl Airport