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Buffalo to Detroit Flights

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Selected fares from Buffalo to Detroit

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
BUF DTT Mon, Feb 9 - Sat, Feb 21 $327
BUF DTT Fri, Feb 13 - Tue, Feb 17 $367
BUF DTT Fri, May 1 - Sun, May 3 $382
BUF DTT Fri, May 1 - Sun, May 3 $416
BUF DTT Mon, Feb 9 - Sat, Feb 21 $455

Buffalo and Detroit airports and terminals

Airports in Buffalo NY, US
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    Buffalo Niagara Int'l (BUF)

    Distance from City Center: 8.4 miles

    Carriers for flights from BUF to DTT

    Carriers
    Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
  • 2

    Niagara Falls International (IAG)

    Distance from City Center: 15.6 miles

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Airports in Detroit MI, US
map of airports in Detroit
  • 1

    Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW)

    Distance from City Center: 17.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from BUF to DTW

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal EM Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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    Willow Run (YIP)

    Distance from City Center: 26 miles

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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Buffalo to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Jan 12 Buffalo (BUF) Detroit (DTW) jetBlue $427
Earn $4.27
Return Wed, Jan 14 Detroit (DTW) Buffalo (BUF) jetBlue
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February

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Buffalo to Detroit

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Feb 9 Buffalo (BUF) Detroit (DTW) jetBlue $327
Earn $3.27
Return Sat, Feb 21 Detroit (DTW) Buffalo (BUF) jetBlue
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Flights from Buffalo to Detroit

Buffalo Niagara International Airport

With more than 100 flights taking off from its runways every day, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport is the most popular airport for people living in the area. Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Buffalo that leave any day and reach any destination of your choosing. The airport is less than 10 miles from the Buffalo city limits and around a 30-minute drive from downtown. Delta, jetBlue, United, and American Airlines are just a few of the carriers offering international and domestic flights from this airport.

Getting to the Airport

In addition to driving, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport offers several other transportation options. Taxis and limousines let you skip the long-term parking and get to the airport quickly. Renting a limo might cost more than $100, while a taxi ride can cost $20 or less. Several shuttles depart from local hotels, such as the Holiday Inn and the Hyatt Regency. Even if you do not stay at the hotel, some hotels will let you ride the shuttle for a small fee.

Parking Your Vehicle

The Buffalo Niagara International Airport has several long-term parking areas. The cost ranges from $10 to $13 per day, depending on the lot. The preferred long-term parking area charges $78 for one week, while the other lots charge $50-55 for a week of parking.

Restaurants at the Airport

If you have some free time available, you can have a drink or get a snack from one of the on-site restaurants before getting in the air. The Coffee Beanery, Lake Erie Grille, Jake's Bistro & News, and Blue Zone are a few of the more popular options. Orbitz.com can make planning your trip easier by helping you find great and inexpensive flights from Buffalo.

Traveling to Detroit

Orbitz.com can get you cheap flights to Detroit easily by scanning its list of hundreds of airline flights to and from the area, as well as getting you sales on a hotel room and transportation.

Airports in the Area

Detroit is served by Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and Bishop International Airport. Wayne County Airport is located in the suburb of Romulus, 21 miles southwest of downtown Detroit. Currently, Delta Airlines carries the majority of the traffic. Orbitz.com works closely with the airline to get the best deals for flights.

Transportation in Detroit

Bus routes 125 and 280 run to and from the airport once per hour. You can take the bus to anywhere in metropolitan Detroit; terminals are scattered throughout the city. The airport also has a rental car service. Located next to I-94, you can use a rental car to travel to Detroit and the surrounding cities. Booking rental car service is easy with Orbitz.com.

Detroit Climate Expectations

Detroit has extreme temperature variations, from upwards of 90 degrees in the summer to below zero in the winter. If you visit during the winter, expect moderate snowfall in January, and bring warm clothing, such as hats, gloves, and earmuffs to protect yourself from frostbite.

Things to Do in Detroit

The city got its nickname of "Motown" partially from the motor industry but also from its culture of soul music. Take some time out to attend the Detroit International Jazz Festival, or visit the Detroit Theatre District to attend a live Broadway show. In addition to finding cheap flights to Detroit, Orbitz.com can give you addresses of low-cost hotels near popular tourist attractions.

Interesting facts about flights from Buffalo to Detroit

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Buffalo to Detroit today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 20m.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 1321 (12:15 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Buffalo to Detroit.
    • Delta Air Lines flight 5478 (11:18 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Buffalo to Detroit.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Buffalo to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 3492, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 1h 14m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Buffalo to Detroit (Delta Air Lines flight 1321, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 29m.
    • Flights from Buffalo Niagara Int'l (BUF), Niagara Falls International (IAG) to Detroit Wayne County Airport (DTW), Willow Run (YIP) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Buffalo to Detroit on Sun, Dec 28, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines DL5259 BUF 10:25 AM DTW 11:45 AM CR9 1hr 20min
Delta Air Lines DL5179 BUF 1:00 PM DTW 2:26 PM CR7 1hr 26min