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There are 10 ways to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  14h 6m

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

$94 - $291

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Bus  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Buffalo

$52 - $91

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Drive  •  7h 27m

  1. Drive from Germantown to Niagara Falls 379.5 miles

$35 - $55

Line 100 bus, subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6h 15m

  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 North Division & Main St to Main St & Pine Ave

$121 - $487

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from North Division & Main St to Main St & Pine Ave

$127 - $613

Line 100 bus, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6h 53m

  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 Washington Dulles (IAD) to Buffalo (BUF) IAD - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from North Division & Main St to Main St & Pine Ave

$129 - $574

Fly Reagan Washington to Toronto, train  •  8h 19m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Toronto (YYZ) DCA - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO

$132 - $488

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Rochester, train  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rochester (ROC) IAD - ROC
  3. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station

$154 - $291

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Toronto, train  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Toronto (YYZ) IAD - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO

$140 - $475

Fly Washington Dulles to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) IAD - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Exhibition GO to Niagara Falls GO

$128 - $447

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The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to line 100 bus and subway and fly and line 40 bus which costs $120 - $490 and takes 6h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Germantown to Niagara Falls station. However, there are services departing from GERMANTOWN MARC eb and arriving at Niagara Falls Amtrak Station via Washington Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 6m.

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The distance between Germantown and Niagara Falls is 288 miles. The road distance is 379.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 14h 6m and costs $90 - $300.

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It takes approximately 14h 6m to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Germantown to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Maryland Transit, depart from GERMANTOWN MARC eb station.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 14h 6m and costs $90 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $95 and takes 15h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Germantown to Niagara Falls train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Niagara Falls Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 288.1 miles
  • Duration: 14h 6m

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

You can take a train from Germantown to Niagara Falls via UNION STATION MARC Washington, Washington Union Station, and New York Penn Station in around 14h 6m. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Germantown to Niagara Falls 4 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 11h 55m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Washington Dulles to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Washington Dulles to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Train operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
More information at
Maryland Transit
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Niagara Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $95
Economy
$95 - $140
EconomyPlus
$120 - $180
Business
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Train from Exhibition GO to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
GO Transit
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
13m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from North Division & Main St to Main St & Pine Ave
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to BWI SOUTHWEST AIRLINES eb
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
More information at
Maryland Transit

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Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Niagara Falls is 380 miles. It takes approximately 7h 27m to drive from Germantown to Niagara Falls.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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