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New York to Niagara Falls, NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.00
Shortest Duration7h 45m
Trips per day2
bus carriers1
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Niagara Falls
Based on 16 reviews

Based on 16 reviews
Users that traveled with OurBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 9, 2019Vacation
Free bottled water
Nothing in particular
November 9, 2019Vacation
My trip was good and smooth. I like the easy booking from wanderu apps and possibility to compare the price with other mode transportation
November 6, 2019Couples trip
Pl don't swipe the buses wifi very slow
Not yet
October 31, 2019Vacation
Unbeatable price, comfortable ride and arrived timely. Driver Vern was super nice and friendly, very professional.
Highly recommended!
June 16, 2019Vacation
Ease of preparation and pick up location.

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the best way to travel from New York City to Niagara Falls?

The best way to travel from New York to Niagara Falls is by bus. Bus tickets for this route average just $47.00. Greyhound provides the most daily schedules with 3 per day. The fastest duration for a bus trip from New York City to Niagara Falls is 7 hours and 15 minutes. For comparison, train trips on this route take about 9 hours, with tickets averaging $67. While there are no direct flights from NYC to Niagara Falls, you can fly into Buffalo, but the ticket will likely cost you more than $115.

Does Amtrak go from New York to Niagara Falls?

Yes, Amtrak travels from New York City to Niagara Falls. There are two Amtrak lines that provide this route: Amtrak Empire Service and Amtrak Maple Leaf. Of the two, Amtrak Empire has the most daily schedules. There are 2 routes per day, and the duration is about 9 hours. Amtrak train tickets for this route start at $67.00.

How far is Niagara Falls from New York?

Niagara Falls is approximately 408.1 miles northwest of New York. If you were to take a bus from New York to Niagara Falls, the average drive time would likely be between 7 and 9 hours.

How much does a bus ticket from New York to Niagara Falls, NY cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Niagara Falls were $36.73.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from New York to Niagara Falls is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 28 days out, tickets are on average $6.53 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from New York to Niagara Falls, NY?

The distance between New York and Niagara Falls is approximately 306.80 miles, or 493.62 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 8 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 45 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 New York to Niagara Falls?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Niagara Falls, NY by bus is usually on Tuesday. 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. Friday 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.

What bus companies travel from New York to Niagara Falls?

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. OurBus has the most regularly scheduled departures from New York to Niagara Falls, NY, with an average of 2.393 trips per day and 36.5 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from New York to Niagara Falls. Of the 2 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Niagara Falls.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from New York to Niagara Falls, NY start at $68.00.

1 carriers offer New York to Niagara Falls, NY bus trips


Book OurBus from New York to Niagara Falls from $30.00. There are 2.393443 trips per day offered by OurBus from New York to Niagara Falls and you can expect on average to pay $38.95 for a OurBus ticket to Niagara Falls. In New York, OurBus departs to Niagara Falls from 375 W 42nd St and 2 other stations. In Niagara Falls, OurBus arrives at 127 Old Main St,

An average trip on OurBus from New York to Niagara Falls takes 8 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Niagara Falls in 7 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 2.470588 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $48.43 for a weekend trip to Niagara Falls.

Avg. Time
8h 29m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Niagara Falls will depart from these stations in New York:
  • 375 W 42nd St
  • Madison Ave btwn E. 26th and 27th St
  • Madison Ave btwn E 33rd and 34th St
Buses from New York arrive in Niagara Falls at one main station:
  • 127 Old Main St

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