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More About Flying To Washington from Buffalo

Route Information for Flights from Buffalo to Washington

Origin Airport IATA Code BUF
Destination Airport IATA Code WAS
Distance 295 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 11:44AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 10:56PM UTC

Going from Buffalo to Washington, DC

The US capital has plenty to offer besides monuments and politics. Washington, DC, is also a great place to find live music, eclectic food, and boutique shopping. Orbitz.com can help you find money-saving deals on flights from Buffalo to Washington, DC.

Flying from Buffalo

Buffalo Niagara International Airport is located about thirty minutes from downtown. Parking in the short-term garage costs $4 an hour up to $24 a day, while the long-term lot costs $4 for two to three hours or $11 a day. A number of ground transportation options can get you to the airport, including taxis, shuttles, and limousines. For your convenience, NFTA-Metro provides public bus and rail service.

Flying into Washington, DC

Dulles International Airport is located about twenty-six miles from downtown Washington, DC. Taxis, buses, trains, and shared vans make it easy to get from the airport to your next destination. Rental cars are also available on-site if you’d prefer to drive. The city offers plenty to enjoy, including national landmarks, high-end shopping, and a diverse nightlife. While popular attractions such as the Smithsonian and the National Air and Space Museum are not to be missed, you should also make time to go shopping in Georgetown and enjoy a night of jazz and fine food at Blues Alley. Washington, DC, is also known for its annual Cherry Blossom Festival, which takes place every spring. Spring weather can be cool, with an average high of 56°F in March. Temperatures vary seasonally, with highs ranging from the 40s in winter to the 80s in summer. Lows hover around the 30s in winter. Precipitation is common, so pack warmly and be prepared for snow.

Booking Your Trip

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Flights from Buffalo to Washington - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Buffalo to Washington now?

Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on travel restrictions and quarantine when getting a flight from Buffalo to Washington.

Are there non-stop flights from Buffalo to Washington?

United Airlines flies direct from Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airport (BUF) to IAD, so you won't have to worry about switching planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Buffalo to Washington?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 21 minutes to fly from Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to Washington, DC Airport (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National). Settle in and enjoy the ride, because you'll be stepping off the plane in next to no time.

What airlines fly from Buffalo to Washington most frequently?

If you're searching for the carrier with the most frequent flights from Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to Dulles Intl. Airport, reserve your ticket with United Airlines. This carrier offers 60 flights each month along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Washington?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Washington have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Washington with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Washington without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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