NEXUS Benefits 

Learn more about the NEXUS program and the many benefits of participation.

Canadian Citizens

For Canadian citizens or permanent residents applying for a NEXUS card

American Citizens

For American citizens or permanent residents applying for a NEXUS card.


Buffalo Niagara NEXUS Crossing Locations


Each of the region's four international border crossings sites all offer NEXUS lane access:

Peace Bridge:  U.S. and Canadian Bound Traffic
Whirlpool:  U.S. and Canadian Bound Traffic (NEXUS Travel Only)
Rainbow Bridge:  U.S. Bound Traffic Only (select hours)
Queenston-Lewiston Bridge:  U.S. and Canadian Bound Traffic (U.S.-bound M-F 6am-8am; Canada-bound M-Sun 8am-8pm)


Having worked for the Canadian Consulate for over 25 years, I can tell you that a dedicated NEXUS lane is a tremendous time saver for frequent border travel.” -Mary Mokka, Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Canada (Buffalo), and first ever NEXUS cardholder

NEXUS takes the guessing out of crossing the border and allows me to get to sporting events or go shopping without the hassle of long lines at Customs.” -Mandy Caughlin, International Recruitment Officer, Brock University, and St. Catharines resident


Are you interested in helping foster additional binational travel and trade in Buffalo Niagara?


If so, become a NEXUS Niagara "ambassador" and join the many individuals/attractions who are already spreading the word about the benefits of trusted travel at area border crossings. The committment is minimal, but your assistance is invaluable!


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