Empire Service Route Atlas
New York City to Niagara
Falls, New York
Train Numbers 283 (westbound) and
other train numbers that travel the
Once on board..... click "next" (toward Niagara Falls) or "previous" (toward New York City) to take the virtual rail journey at your leisure.
Click on at any time to go to the "Route Overview Page" where you may again jump to any station along the route.
Each "station stop" includes a photo of the station, a local street map, local transportation options, and links to many more items of local interest. Between the station pages there are detailed station to station maps and links to all of the counties that you pass through along the way.
Enjoy the Ride!
Amtrak Route Description
The following has been extracted from Amtrak's "Empire Service" Route Description.
"Amtrak's Empire Service provides convenient service throughout the Empire State."
"With frequent daily trains between NYC and Albany (and others that continue to Buffalo and Niagara Falls), business and leisure travel has never been easier."
"You can do almost anything in New York City, but when it's time to get out in the country, head north to the Hudson River Valley for a vacation in the wine country. Take the Empire Service to the Finger Lakes region or continue all the way to Buffalo and Niagara Falls."
The approximate rail travel distance between New York City and Niagra Falls on Train 283 is 460 miles and the rail travel time is about 9 hours and 45 minutes.