Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from New York City to Buffalo. If you're planning a road trip to Buffalo, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in New York City
drive for about 3 hours
1:45 pm Albany (New York)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:45 pm
drive for about 2 hours
4:56 pm Syracuse (New York)
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
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11:00 am leave from Syracuse (New York)
drive for about 1.5 hours
2:33 pm arrive in Buffalo
day 2 driving ≈ 2.5 hours
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Albany (New York) (14 answers)
questions about Albany (New York):
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Syracuse (New York) (14 answers)
questions about Syracuse (New York):
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Rochester (New York) (10 answers)
Eastman School of Music (2 mentions)
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Anchor Bar, which was mentioned 2 times.
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