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How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

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Mumbai (Bombay...
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How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

Going alone from New York Penn Station to Niagara Falls. Once you get there, what kind of public transport is available to move around in the area for two days? Please help!!

New York
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1. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

Depends on where you want to go and where you are staying.

Public bus service does exist but is limited. NFTA.com has schedules.

Taxis are prevalent. Blue United Taxi is a reliable cab service.

If you plan on staying near the State Park/downtown for 2 days, then you can take a taxi to your downtown hotel and pretty much walk everywhere from there.

Mumbai (Bombay...
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2. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

Thanks for the helpful information misscrusty. Do you have any hotel recommendations that are conveniently located in the area?

New York, NY
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3. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

this site is helpful for planning niagara falls trips, including hotels, dining and what attractions to see. as mentioned, walking around the main attractions area is very easy. some hotels offer a loop shuttle service too. niagarafallslive.com/map_of_the_niagara_fall…

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4. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

As has been pointed out in other posts, you'll need a Canadian visa to visit the Canadian side, which most people think has the better views.

It's also a very long train ride from New York City to Niagara Falls. Just because they're in the same state doesn't mean that they're at all close to one another.

Edited: 1:02 pm, August 29, 2012
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5. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

Flying is usually the best way to get from NYC to Niagara Falls. Jet Blue flies from JFK to Buffalo, NY for about $65 each way and takes 1 hr 20 min. Compare with a $50 train ride that takes ~10 hours.

Mumbai (Bombay...
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6. Re: How do you travel / commute in Niagara Falls

Thanks everyone. Your advice has helped a lot

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