Trip to Buffalo
Top 5 things to do on a Buffalo trip
- Visit Canalside in Downtown
- Check out Flying Bison Brewing Company
- Get an order of buffalo wings at the Anchor Bar
- Catch a show at Shea's Performing Arts Center
- Explore the Buffalo Zoo
A Buffalo trip provides a historic backdrop of a modern city with plenty to see and do within walking distance.
One of the most beautiful cities in upstate New York, Buffalo is littered with historical sights and tours.
If you’ve never been to Buffalo, you owe yourself a proper adventure of exploring the history and culture it provides.
Numerous tours can help you navigate downtown and there are plenty of attractions from Canalside in Downtown to the Buffalo Zoo.
Throughout Buffalo you’ll be able to marvel at historic architecture, shop and dine downtown, visit museums, and much more.
We’ll try to help simplify your Buffalo trip by providing some our favorite hotels, shops, and restaurants listed below!
Transportation options in Buffalo
Our bus to Buffalo takes you to either the Buffalo Airport or the Downtown Terminal.
A few of our most popular routes in Buffalo include:
- New York to Buffalo Bus
- Washington to Buffalo Bus
- Toronto to Buffalo Bus
- Syracuse to Buffalo Bus
- Baltimore to Buffalo Bus
Upon your arrival, getting around on your Buffalo trip will be a breeze. Besides downtown being easily walk-able, there are many transportation options.
Take advantage of Buffalo’s public transportation via the Metro Rail.
Alternatively, taxis and ride shares are readily available as well.
Best places to stay in Buffalo
After your long exhaustive day of sight-seeing, you’re going to need a place to crash. Buffalo is widely known for its amenities and extensive hotel accommodations.
There are plenty of hotels to choose from, making a Buffalo trip accessible for any traveler.
The most lavish hotels in Buffalo would be the Westin Buffalo or the Mansion on Delaware Avenue, putting you in a central location to many of the city’s sights.
Alternatively, many hotels such as the University Manor Inn, Hyatt Regency Buffalo, or other rentals are available at a lower cost and offer plenty of travel options for your trip to Buffalo.
Nightlife in Buffalo
Whether you’re seeking bars, dives, or clubs, there are countless nightlife options on your trip to Buffalo.
If you’re looking for a dive bar that provides great live music, look no further than the Anchor Bar. It’s a local favorite for draft beers and of course the famed origin spot of the buffalo wing.
Make sure to check out the Buffalo Plate & Pour if you’re looking for a lively neighborhood bar with an extensive cocktail menu. Many locals also flock here for its classy atmosphere and craft cocktails.
For live music fans, the Tralf Music Hall is an outstanding venue to round out your Buffalo trip.
Where to shop on your Buffalo trip
Whether you’re seeking retail therapy or looking for the perfect antique, Buffalo will be sure to meet your needs.
There will be no shortage of shopping options while you’re in the limits of the city. For retail and luxury shopping, look no further than the shops on Main St. or the HarborCenter.
In the Market Arcade Building downtown, you’ll find several shops and restaurants in this indoor shopping and art gallery complex.
However, you can’t bring up shopping in Buffalo without mentioning Allentown. The historic Allentown District offers a number of bars, restaurants, and antique shops and boutiques.
Best free things to do in Buffalo
- Buffalo City Hall Observation Deck
- Forest Lawn Park and Cemetery
- Canalside in Downtown
- Delaware Park
- Niagara Falls
Even the most frugal of travelers will find something to love on their Buffalo trip.
Visiting of the outdoor attractions and beautiful parks and lakes cost you nothing. Walk along Delaware Avenue and take a tour of the mansions. A short trip will even take you to Niagara Falls.
You can even soak in the culture on your trip to Buffalo by exploring downtown and Allentown, where it will often be buzzing with activity.
Benefits of taking a bus trip to Buffalo
- reserved seating
- fares starting at just $1*
When booking a Buffalo trip, you’re looking for the lowest costs, trip flexibility, and the best means to arrive comfortably and safely.
Look no further, because Megabus offers the easiest and most affordable options for traveling to Buffalo, with fares as low as $1*.
With the money you save on bus tickets to Buffalo, you’ll be left with more to spend on your upcoming Buffalo trip.
Megabus serves more than 100 cities and university campuses across North America, allowing you to choose the bus stop nearest to you and select your flexible schedule for your Buffalo trip.
This will ensure that when you arrive, you can immediately begin exploring the beauty of Buffalo.
On your Buffalo trip, you’ll be offered the highest level of comfort and safety as well as amenities such as onboard restrooms, individual power outlets, three-point seatbelts, and reclining seats.
So if you’re planning on taking a Buffalo trip, book your ticket with us today to reserve your seat and see our first-class amenities firsthand.