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Conveniently located midway between the Buffalo/Niagara Falls & the Rochester/Finger Lakes regions, Orleans County is accessible from the New York State Thruway (I-90) by Exits 48 at Batavia and 48A at Pembroke.

  • Routes 104 and 31 run east and west through the county to Niagara Falls and Canada‚Äôs Queen Elizabeth Way.
  • Orleans County can also be traveled via the Seaway Trail, our National Scenic Byway, along the Lake Ontario State Parkway and State Route 18.
  • We are on the Erie Canalway National Heritage Trail and have ports in Medina, Albion and Holley.
  • Orleans County is at the eastern end of the Niagara Wine Trail and joins the Finger Lakes Wine Trail to the east.
  • Three international airports are within an hour drive: Buffalo Niagara International (BUF) and Niagara Falls (IAG) to the west and Greater Rochester International (ROC) to the east.

Day Trips Within an Hour drive:

  • Buffalo
  • Rochester
  • Niagara Falls USA or Canada
  • Darien Lake Theme Park
  • Letchworth State Park
  • Finger Lakes Region

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