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Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train

The journey from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train is 777.12 mi and takes 42 hr 38 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:24 AM and the last at 5:24 PM. It is possible to travel from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train for as little as $203.83 or as much as $390.27. The best price for this journey is $203.83.

Lowest Price$203.83
Journey Duration42 hr 38 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$203.83
Highest Price$390.27
First Departure8:24 AM
Last Departure5:24 PM
Distance777.12 mi
DepartureBirmingham, AL
ArrivalBuffalo, NY
CarriersAmtrak

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?

On average, a train ticket from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY will cost you $260.46. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $203.83. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $260.46. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train?

The journey between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY by train is approximately 777.12 mi. It will take you more or less 42 hr 38 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY is around 777.12 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 42 hr 38 min. However, the fastest routes between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY take 33 hr 31 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Birmingham, AL at 8:24 AM, and the last departure will leave at 5:24 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY leaves at 8:24 AM, while the last journey sets out at 5:24 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

What are the stations on the Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Birmingham, AL from the following stations: Birmingham, AL,Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. Arriving at Buffalo, NY, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Buffalo Niagara Intl Airport,Buffalo Ellicott St. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Buffalo, NY.

How many daily journeys are there from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?

On average, there are 1 daily departures from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Birmingham, AL which travel directly to Buffalo, NY. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY

The cheapest Birmingham, AL - Buffalo, NY train tickets can be found for as low as $33.20 if you’re lucky, or $70.42 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to Buffalo, NY by train

When travelling to Buffalo, NY by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
87.55kg
Bus
93.8kg
Flight
250.13kg
Car
200.11kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY are 87.55kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY? By taking the train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY you will save 162.58kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 6.25kg compared to a bus and 112.56kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?
A train ticket from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY is $260.46. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $203.83.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY is $203.83. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY by train?
Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY is 777.12 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY take?
Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY is on average 42 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 33 hr 31 min.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?
Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY departs at 8:24 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY depart?
The latest train from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY departs at 5:24 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $203.83 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY is 33 hr 31 min.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham, AL and Buffalo, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY by train?
The train journey from Birmingham, AL to Buffalo, NY creates 87.55kg of CO2 emissions.

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