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Buffalo, NY to Madison, WI bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$105.00
Shortest Duration16h 25m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1
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Buffalo-Madison Bus Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Buffalo to Madison?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $105.00 was the low point for bus fares from Buffalo to Madison. Buses from Madison to Buffalo are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $105.00 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 17 hours and 4 minutes to cover the 532 miles (856 kilometers) from Buffalo to Madison. However, the fastest bus only takes 16 hours and 25 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Buffalo?

The first bus leaves at 6:00pm and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Buffalo to Madison, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Buffalo to Madison every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Buffalo, NY to Madison, WI; ticket prices start at $118.00.

What bus companies travel from Buffalo to Madison?

There is one bus company that operates from Buffalo to Madison. Greyhound 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
Greyhound417h 4m$106.50

Where does the bus leave from in Buffalo?

Buffalo, New York has two bus stations with service to Madison, Wisconsin:

  • Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St

Where does the bus arrive in Madison?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Madison, Wisconsin:

  • 4 Collins Ct
  • N Lake & W Johnson (NB)

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