Cheap Flights To Buffalo (BUF)

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Cheap Flights to Buffalo from $24 One Way, $45 Round Trip

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Buffalo BUF Flight Information

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Destination Airport IATA Code
Number of Airlines Serving
Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Delta
Flight Price
Earliest Departing Flight
AA 5477 11:55AM EDT
Latest Departing Flight
AA 4389 Sep 30 5:05PM EDT

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When you fly to Buffalo New York, you will have arrived in one of premier destinations of upstate New York, known for its early to mid-century buildings, like City Hall and the Liberty Building, and for its museums, especially the Buffalo Museum of Science and the Albright Knox Art Gallery. Buffalo also provides its many visitors with plentiful culinary and cultural opportunities, including fine dining downtown and the National Buffalo Wing Festival.


Many first time visitors who fly to Buffalo New York are struck by the magnificent skyscrapers that adorn the skyline of the city, with the Art Deco City Hall and the Liberty Building among them. The City Hall building is one of the tallest municipal buildings in the US and among the most-photographed sites in Buffalo. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The nearby Neoclassical Liberty Building is topped by two replicas of the Statue of Liberty. The statues were added after World War I. Visitors with an interest in history should also visit the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park. Several museum-ships are located here, including the ship USS The Sullivans, named for the family that inspired the story behind Saving Private Ryan.

Hints and tips

When you fly to Buffalo New York, you will arrive at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF), which also has convenient access to the Niagara Falls area. Because the airport is 11 miles from the city center, renting a car or taking a taxi is recommended, although reliable bus service is also available.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Buffalo?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor features everything from comprehensive information on travel advice reports to the latest quarantine regulations. Make sure you check it out before securing your plane trip to Buffalo.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
You’ll find all the necessary info regarding COVID-19, flight changes and cancellations on our Customer Service Portal. Before you confirm your booking, have a quick scan through your preferred airline’s terms and conditions. This should answer any additional questions you may have.
Which airlines fly to Buffalo?
Reserving a flight to Buffalo is easy — simply pick from 20 airlines that jet into Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF). When you’ve arranged your travel itinerary and packed your luggage, these top domestic carriers will be ready to welcome you on board:

  • Delta - 218 flights to Buffalo per month
  • United Airlines - 161 flights to Buffalo per month
  • American Airlines - 138 flights to Buffalo per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Buffalo?
You’ll want to search for an affordable ticket to Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF). It’s the city’s main terminal and is located around 8 miles northeast of the center. Once you’ve collected your suitcase, it won’t be long before you’re taking in the sights and sounds of Buffalo.
How much is a flight to Buffalo?
Travelers from near and far landed round-trip flight deals ranging from $45 to $123 this week. Kicking off your trip from Orlando (MCO)? The cheapest one-way prices were $24.
How to book the cheapest flight to Buffalo?
With some of the most amazing flight deals around, bagging a bargain is easy with Orbitz. The following pointers will help you land cheap flights to Buffalo — and leave you with more cash to play with:

  • Depending on your departure point, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival options). Occasionally, alternative departure points offer cheaper airfares.
  • If you’re flexible with when you fly out, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option. It’ll show the flight deals for the days before and after your selected departure. Airfares often vary depending on the day of the week.
  • To filter your results, hit ‘Show options.’ You can search based on airlines, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. You can also choose whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • If you’ve sorted your travel dates, don’t waste time booking your flight. Fares usually get dearer as the departure date nears.
  • Combine your hotels, flights and car rental into a cost-effective package deal. Save your dollars for things you’re really excited about, like exploring Buffalo.
  • Don’t travel during peak seasons if possible. By avoiding summer, school vacations and other popular dates, you can save big on your airfares.

How long is a flight to Buffalo?
Of course, flight times vary depending on where you’re taking off from. But to give you a clearer picture of the average duration, have a peek at these well-known routes to Buffalo:

  • New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF) - 1 hour and 29 minutes
  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O’Hare Intl.) to Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF) - 1 hour and 37 minutes
  • Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF) - 1 hour and 24 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Buffalo?
Book in January, February or August for the best airfares to Buffalo. Once you’ve tracked down a bargain, lock it in — cheap flights will emerge and disappear in the click of a mouse.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Buffalo?
Make a booking on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Typically, these are the cheapest days to purchase tickets to Buffalo. The vacation of your dreams starts with a great flight deal!
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Buffalo?
Think about leaving early in the week to get cheap flights to Buffalo. Orbitz data from 2020 suggests Monday is normally the most inexpensive day to start your trip, followed by Tuesday. Saturdays were shown to have the most expensive ticket fares. Presumably, this is because most passengers prefer to kick off their vacation when the weekend rolls around.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Buffalo?
To score cheap flights to Buffalo, pack your bags and take off in August. Orbitz data has found that generally, this is a great month to save loads on your ticket. If you want to fly to Buffalo in June, it’s worth remembering that this is the least affordable time of year to travel.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Things change, and we believe your ticket should be able to do the same. That’s why Orbitz makes it a cinch to search for flights with no change fees and free cancellation. Just enter your travel details and then click on “Filter by flexible change policies.” How’s that for peace of mind?
What do I need for the flight to Buffalo?
The trick to a comfortable flight is preparation. Here are some handy tips that’ll help get you ready for your adventure:

  • Before you step on to the plane, you’ll need to show some type of government-issued ID, such as a passport. You’ll also need your ticket. If you’re traveling with kids, check with your airline about which documents they may need.
  • Make time fly by even quicker on your short hop by packing the right stuff. Think a water bottle, snacks and entertainment. If you want your journey to Buffalo to pass nice and quietly, put some headphones or earplugs into your carry-on bag as well.
  • Even if you’re traveling when it’s hot and sticky outside, carry a warm top or scarf on board with you. Cabins can get quite chilly!

How many direct flights are there to Buffalo?
You can hop on board one of 150 flights that travel directly to Buffalo each month. Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines are some of the airlines that will take you there comfortably in one stretch. United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Frontier Airlines also fly to Buffalo nonstop.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Buffalo?
If you think a business or first-class ticket is out of your price range, you may want to think again. Here are a few practical tips to help you score a premium flight to Buffalo for a whole lot less:

  • Flexibility is everything. By being open to different travel dates, you’ll have a better chance of landing a deal on your airfares.
  • Search for a low-cost carrier that offers business-class seats. They usually come with more legroom and a glass of bubbly — and a more affordable price.
  • Make the most of your airline’s customer loyalty program and upgrade your seat. Alternatively, you can try bidding for an upgrade in an online auction.

How to get into Buffalo from the airport?
If you’d prefer to travel by road into Buffalo, there are various car rental companies at Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF). Options include Budget, Avis and Hertz. Choose a Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF) car rental, jump into the driver’s seat and you’ll be off on your getaway in a jiffy. The downtown area is 8 miles southwest of the airport so you could also take a taxi or public transportation into town and book a ride from Buffalo car rentals instead.
What is the best time to go to Buffalo?
There’s fun to be had whatever time of the year you decide to go to Buffalo, but are when this place is at its busiest. Like to pack your schedule with plenty of warm-weather adventures? Plan your vacation close to June 20. This is when summer kicks off in the Northern Hemisphere. Expect the mercury to drift between 65undefined and 75undefined at this time of year.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.