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Hudson-Buffalo Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Hudson to Buffalo. Traveling by train from Hudson to Buffalo usually takes around 6 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Service train can make the trip in 6 hours and 14 minutes.

Distance263 mi (422 km)
Fastest train6h 14m
Lowest pricePLN 197.82
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Service
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Hudson to Buffalo?

In the last month, PLN 197.82 was the average price of a train ticket from Hudson, NY to Buffalo, NY. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around PLN 22.60 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Hudson to Buffalo by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around PLN 198 whenever you decide to board the train to Buffalo.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from Hudson to Buffalo remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Hudson to Buffalo?

Amtrak Empire Service is the one and only train line which connects Hudson, New York to Buffalo, New York. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service26h 16mPLN 207.83

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hudson to Buffalo during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.

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 train journey from Hudson to Buffalo?

The distance between Hudson and Buffalo is approximately 263 miles, or 422 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 14 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Hudson to Buffalo are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Hudson at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Hudson to Buffalo?

Trains leave the station in Hudson twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Buffalo with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Buffalo to Hudson.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Hudson?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Hudson.

Where is the train station in Buffalo?

Arrival stations

Buffalo has one train station.

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