Travel from Buffalo to West Palm Beach

Bus
$128
1d 11h 1min
194 lb of CO2
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Train
$249
1d 6h 12min
331 lb of CO2
Flight
$388
7h 37min
684 lb of CO2

Buffalo to West Palm Beach Flights

There are 1 airports — BUF — that make sense to fly out of from Buffalo and 1 airports — PBI — to access West Palm Beach. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BUF.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to West Palm Beach from Buffalo, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$151
18h 58min
215 lb of CO2

Drive from Buffalo to West Palm Beach

It's 1119 miles between Buffalo to West Palm Beach. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 58min and 19h 55min from Buffalo to West Palm Beach under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 52min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to West Palm Beach by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $151.

What is the best way to travel from Buffalo to West Palm Beach?

Because West Palm Beach is so far away from Buffalo, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to West Palm Beach do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Buffalo to West Palm Beach?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, train, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Buffalo to West Palm Beach FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Buffalo to West Palm Beach. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to West Palm Beach is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Buffalo/West Palm Beach buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Buffalo is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Buffalo NY and West Palm Beach during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Buffalo to West Palm Beach? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of West Palm Beach traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to West Palm Beach is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Buffalo to West Palm Beach?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Buffalo to West Palm Beach is by bus. The bus costs $126 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 34 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Buffalo to West Palm Beach?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Buffalo area and West Palm Beach, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 6 hours 20 minutes. We recommend catching the train at BFX Buffalo Exchange Street Station, which is about 1 miles from Buffalo. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from Buffalo to West Palm Beach by car?

The total distance between Buffalo and West Palm Beach is 1119 miles and will take you about 18 hours 58 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

Buffalo to West Palm Beach Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $126
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 37min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 170 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 1,119 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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Amtrak from Buffalo to West Palm Beach
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