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Syracuse-Buffalo Bus Schedule
Syracuse to Buffalo bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||2h 30m|
|Trips per day||4|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Syracuse to Buffalo right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Syracuse to Buffalo?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $28.09 was the low point for bus fares from Syracuse to Buffalo. Buses from Buffalo to Syracuse are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $28.09 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. You should book at least 5 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $12.53 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 58 minutes to cover the 139 miles (223 kilometers) from Syracuse, NY to Buffalo, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Syracuse to Buffalo for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, 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 Syracuse?
The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Syracuse to Buffalo, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Syracuse to Buffalo every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from New York to New York without transferring.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Syracuse to Buffalo; ticket prices start at $31.00.
What bus companies travel from Syracuse to Buffalo?
There are 3 bus lines from Syracuse, New York to Buffalo, New York. With 3 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Syracuse?
Syracuse, New York has two bus stations with service to Buffalo, New York:
- Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir
- 1449 Erie Blvd E (Asia Food Market)
Where does the bus arrive in Buffalo?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Buffalo, New York:
- Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St
- 2055 Niagara Falls Blvd
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