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Fares from $123 One Way, $239 Round Trip from Orange County to Buffalo

Prices starting at $239 for return flights and $123 for one-way flights to Buffalo were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Flights Review

Dec 30, 2019

Fantastic value.

Oct 25, 2019

I never get any upgrades and wish I could get one.

Aug 7, 2019

Wifi did not work, but it was over shadowed by the wonderful staff.

Aug 27, 2018

JET BLUE is great

Jun 1, 2018

I slept most of the way across country :-) It would be better for me to see this if it was in black text!

Apr 17, 2018

Love Jet Blue. Best seats with the most legroom.

Apr 10, 2018

Plane was delayed FOUR times for an additional 4 hours.

Route Information for Flights from Orange County to Buffalo

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeBUF
Distance3560 km
Direct Flight AirlinesJetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival6:16AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival6:16AM UTC

Book Your Flight from Orange County to Buffalo

Departing From Orange County, CA
John Wayne Airport

The John Wayne Airport, located in Santa Ana, is the only airport in Orange County that provides domestic and international flights for travelers. WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and several others handle all of the flights from Orange County at this airport. A simple visit to can help you find discounted flights and cheap tickets on all flights leaving John Wayne.

Convenient Parking Options

John Wayne Airport has traditional parking available in short-term and long-term lots, but it also features some convenient offerings, such as a curbside valet service. You simply drive your car to one of the drop-off locations for a valet to park your car for you. When you use the valet service, you can also have your car washed and detailed while you're away. Main Street parking away from the airport is available as well, with a courtesy shuttle that transports travelers to and from the terminal.

How to Get There

Yellow Cab charges around $3 for the first 1/4 mile and 65 cents for each additional mile. If you want to get to the airport without driving, take a cab or a shuttle. Apollo Shuttle, Shuttle 2000, and ABC Shuttle are a few of the companies that take travelers to John Wayne Airport. Another option is to drive a rental car there and return it to its on-site company. The rental car companies operating from John Wayne Airport include Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, and Budget. More information on rental car arrangements can be found on

Grab a Bite

With California Pizza Kitchen, Javi's, Pei Wei, Pinkberry, Starbucks, and several other restaurants located at the airport, a snack or full meal can be grabbed in just minutes. Fast food restaurants, such as McDonald's and Subway, also serve travelers at this airport. When you need low-fare tickets to depart from this location, visit It only takes a few minutes to search the available flights from Orange County and find the one that works best for you.

Cheap Flights to Buffalo

Travelers make their way to Buffalo, NY, for a number of reasons. Whatever those reasons might be, can help you find the best deals on cheap flights to Buffalo. Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BNIA) is the major airport in this area and is located at 4200 Genesee Street in Cheektowaga, NY, which is approximately 10 miles from downtown. There are 110 daily flights that pass through BNIA. allows you to look at the airfares of multiple flights at once to help make your travel plans a breeze.

Transportation From BNIA

Travelers have a variety of transportation options to get from the airport. can assist you with booking a shuttle bus or rental car to take you to your destination after landing. The airport is serviced by rental car companies, such as Alamo, Hertz, Dollar, National and others. Taxis, limousines or public transportation are also available from the airport.

Buffalo Weather Information

Buffalo is known for its cold and snowy winters and warm and sunny summers. Temperatures are typically mild during the spring and fall months.

Buffalo's Major Attractions

The city has several popular major attractions, with Niagara Falls being the favorite. Buffalo also has a number of galleries, parks, landmarks and other attractions. Let help you locate cheap flights to Buffalo.

Flights from Orange County to Buffalo - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Orange County to Buffalo?

As you can't fly nonstop from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) at this point in time, a flight with just one stopover is your next best option. Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines are all reputable airlines that service this route.

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to Buffalo?

Grab the opportunity to chill out on your flight from Orange County to Buffalo. The fastest flight time from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) is 4 hours and 55 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a red wine or lose yourself in a gripping novel.

How many hours flight from Orange County to Buffalo?

Settle in and get comfy, because the average plane trip from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) is 5 hours and 48 minutes. Watch a few TV episodes, stick your nose in a book ... You'll have enough time to relax and unwind.

What airlines have the most flights from Orange County to Buffalo?

At the moment, you can't fly direct from SNA to BUF. However, you will be able to book a flight with at least one stop. Look on the bright side — use the break to stretch your legs or grab a decent coffee!


Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.