Directions from Germantown to Niagara Falls

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Recommended option

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly, line 40 bus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Buffalo (BUF) DCA - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$121 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$52 - $82

6 alternative options

Bus to Baltimore, fly, line 40 bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

Line 100 bus, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 40 bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Buffalo (BUF) IAD - BUF
  5. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$127 - $589

Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny 212

$63 - $151

Train Amtrak  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$195 - $550

Train VIA Rail  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York to Niagara Falls Station

$192 - $553

Drive  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Niagara Falls 379.9 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Germantown, MD, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Germantown to Niagara Falls via Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick Marc Station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa, Buffalo, Ny, and Ellicott St & MTC in around 13 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Germantown to Niagara Falls via Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, SHADY GROVE station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station Amtrak, and New York Penn Station in around 14 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Maryland Transit Administration
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$110 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $220
Business
$160 - $230
Business Plus/Sleeper
$290 - $400
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
Niagara Frontier
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Maryland Transit Administration
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Germantown and Niagara Falls is 461 km. The road distance is 608 km.

The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to line 100 bus and subway and fly and line 40 bus which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $120 - $500.

No, there is no direct train from Germantown to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from GERMANTOWN MARC eb and arriving at Niagara Falls Station via Washington Union Station Amtrak and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Germantown to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arriving at Main St & Pine Ave via SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Erie, Pa and Ellicott St & MTC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls, including transfers.