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Buses from Buffalo to Niagara Falls

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls. Traveling by bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls usually takes around one hour and 38 minutes, but the fastest OurBus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 35 minutes.

Distance17 mi (28 km)
Shortest duration1h 35m
Cheapest price$15.00
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceOurBus
Bus lines1

Price trends for buses from Buffalo to Niagara Falls

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5JanFeb

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

What bus companies travel from Buffalo to Niagara Falls?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Buffalo to Niagara Falls. OurBus is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
OurBus11h 39m$15.00
  • OurBus

    OurBus

    OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $15, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Buffalo to Niagara Falls during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.

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 bus ride from Buffalo to Niagara Falls?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 38 minutes to cover the 17 miles from Buffalo to Niagara Falls. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 35 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Because many passengers travel from Buffalo to Niagara Falls 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 Buffalo?

There is usually only one bus per day from Buffalo to Niagara Falls. It leaves the station in Buffalo at 4:00pm 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 bus schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one bus per day from Buffalo to Niagara Falls. 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 Buffalo, NY to Niagara Falls, ON; ticket prices start at $22.00.

City Information

Buffalo

Buffalo is a great budget destination that will not burn through your pocket. Located just a few hours’ drive away from Niagara Falls, the city serves as a transportation hub for tourists who want to marvel at the sights of the famous landmark. Visitors can either enjoy the tour from a boat, or walk around the section behind the falls themselves. If you opt for a more idyllic and peaceful destination instead, Forest Lawn is a good choice. A beautiful cemetery that is far from the hustle and bustle of the big city, the destination is a perfect spot for a picnic. As the day winds down to an end, don’t hesitate to attend a performance at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, which features lavish interiors as well as amazing Broadway shows.

Buffalo’s chicken wings are the city’s trademark dish, and tourists who wish to grab a bite could do so at Duff’s Famous Wings or Anchor Bar. For a wider selection, The Left Bank is an even better option.

The principal bus station in Buffalo is the Metropolitan Transportation Center downtown. Travelers can catch buses by Greyhound, New York Trailways, Fullington Trailways and Barons Bus Lines from this station. The main Amtrak train station in Buffalo is located on Exchange St not too far from the bus station. Buffalo is served by Amtrak’s Empire Service and Maple Leaf lines. The city’s principal airport is the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, which is located in the suburb area of Cheektowaga. The city is also served by the nearby Niagara Falls International Airport.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Buffalo?

Main departure station: Buffalo-Niagara Intl Airport (Bus Parking Area)

Most buses depart from the main station in Buffalo.

All bus stations in Buffalo:

  • Buffalo-Niagara Intl Airport (Bus Parking Area)

Where does the bus arrive in Niagara Falls?

Main arrival station: Petro Canada Gas Station

All buses from Buffalo arrive at one main station in Niagara Falls.

All bus stations in Niagara Falls:

  • Petro Canada Gas Station

Need a return trip from Niagara Falls to Buffalo?

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