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Fares from $82 One Way, $137 Round Trip from Buffalo to Detroit

Prices starting at $137 for return flights and $82 for one-way flights to Detroit were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Buffalo to Detroit - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Buffalo to Detroit?

Delta Air Lines flies nonstop from Buffalo to Detroit, so all you have to do is sit back and relax until you land at Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County).

What is the shortest flight from Buffalo to Detroit?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 6 minutes to fly from Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County). Take a seat and enjoy the trip, because you'll be stepping off the plane in a flash.

What airlines have the most flights from Buffalo to Detroit?

Delta Air Lines has the most flights along this route. This leading carrier operates 134 flights from Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to Detroit, MI (DTW-Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County) every month.

Route Information for Flights from Buffalo to Detroit

Origin Airport IATA CodeBUF
Destination Airport IATA CodeDTT
Distance239 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air
Earliest Flight Arrival11:35AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival6:17PM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 17, 2020

Good job.

Jan 9, 2020

Delta added a line for bag drop in BUF. Thank you to the manager for stepping up

Jun 5, 2019

Awesome leg space to stretch out

Feb 10, 2019

electronic boArding pass. quickand easy. arryon luggage

Feb 3, 2019

My seat would not recline

Nov 27, 2018

Even though short flight they should serve snacks and collect garbage

Oct 4, 2018

Everything was perfect!

Sep 27, 2018

Even with basic economy I got an aisle seat, which was nice. Baggage fee $5 cheaper than United. Don't see the value in basic economy, Give up too much with no seat selection. Good legroom.

Aug 9, 2018

The flight was delayed. The gate agent was very friendly and helpful.

Jul 3, 2018

This survey does not cover the option to report mechanical failures causing deplaning & transferring to another plane delaying arrival toMemphis by 1 1/2 hrs which happened to this flight.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.