If you want to visit Niagara Falls on your own, you can choose to go by car, bus, train or plane. By Car: Depending on your level of adventure and tolerance for long car rides, you might choose to rent a car in New York City and make the nearly 400 miles drive up to Niagara Falls.
If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view New York to Niagara Falls bus schedules. Train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. How long is the train ride from New York to Niagara Falls?