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Ontario (ONT) to Buffalo (BUF)
Typically, flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Ontario to Buffalo, which has an average price of $413
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELES||February||28% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Buffalo costs on average just $317 in February|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELES||June||36% more expensive||It costs about $599 for flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles in June|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELES||July||283% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles in July than any other month|
Sitting on the shores of Lake Erie and along the banks of the Niagara River, Buffalo, NY looks out across the Canada / US border. The city is a popular destination for travelers who enjoy visiting historical sights, shopping, and culinary exploration. It’s also a great base from which to visit the world famous Niagara Falls. Buffalo is a city with definite seasons, so make sure you know what to expect when you visit, so you can be prepared with the right gear for the weather. Peak tourist season is during summer, and you can expect temperatures in July – August spiking to 70 – 85 degrees Fahrenheit, along with busy hotels and lineups at Buffalo’s popular attractions. Winter is relatively quiet, but bring your warmest clothing as the temperatures dip to an average high of 35 – 45 degrees Fahrenheit, and you may encounter significant snowfall. Spring and fall, the shoulder seasons, are probably the best time to visit Buffalo. With moderate temperatures and thinner crowds, you can expect to be comfortable, and you can find better prices on accommodation and flights.
The best time to go skiing is usually when temperatures are low and chances of snow are high. The months of January and December are considered the best time for skiing in the Buffalo area. Belleayre Mountain is a recommended mountain in the area.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Buffalo is possible. If you are planning a flight to Buffalo, consider booking flights to Niagara Falls Airport (16 mi from Buffalo city center), Jamestown Chautauqua County Airport (55 mi from Buffalo city center), Rochester Greater Rochester Intl Airport (63 mi from Buffalo city center), Bradford Airport (76 mi from Buffalo city center) or Erie Airport (86 mi from Buffalo city center).
The cheapest airport near Buffalo is typically Bradford Airport with an average price of $116/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Prices for flights to Buffalo Airport are updated daily.
As of September 2023, there are 14 operators available to choose from for flights to Buffalo Airport.
The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their own age limitations. Flight duration, scheduling, and layovers are among the considerations that may influence age limits. We recommend that you double-check with the airline you are booking with for travel to Buffalo Airport.
The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Buffalo Airport may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Buffalo Airport. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.
Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to Buffalo from United States are American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and JetBlue. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.
There are 22 United Airlines flights to Buffalo in a normal week. The most common departure point is Newark and the best United Airlines ticket price seen on momondo is $83 (last 72 hours, from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson, to Buffalo). United Airlines has a score of 7.2 from 2,716 user reviews on momondo.
American Airlines flight deals to Buffalo start from $97 - this is the best price found recently on momondo, and was a round-trip journey departing from Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson. Over any normal week, American Airlines flight prices are typically higher, but vary depending on where you fly from - New York John F Kennedy Intl is the most popular American Airlines departure point to Buffalo so generally has the most availability. American Airlines is scored a 7.1/10 in 2,890 reviews.
The best way to get around in Buffalo NY is definitely by driving. Despite an abundance of one-way streets, the convenient grid system of roadways is well designed and easy to navigate. However, if you’d rather use public transport, the Niagara Frontier Transit Authority (NFTA) operates an extensive network of bus and light rail.
Within the city, most major bus routes operate approximately every 15-20 minutes during the day, and 30-60 minutes apart in the evenings. The Metro Rail system runs from 6:00 am weekdays until midnight. One-way fares are $1.75 USD, but you might find it worth purchasing a day pass for $4.00 USD, which allows unlimited access to bus and rail. Passes are available from bus drivers or ticket vending machines at the rail stations.
Taxis are available in Buffalo but, other than when you’re at the airport, you can’t hail one on the street, you must call for one in advance. Taxi rates are $2.30 USD for the first 1/6 mile, with $0.50 USD for each additional 1/6 mile, and $30.00 USD per hour waiting time.Uber and Lyft are now operating in Buffalo NY.
Reddy bike share is a great option for those who want to get around on two wheels. Bikes are available at numerous hubs across the city. For visitors, your best option is the hourly pass, which charges an $8.50 USD activation fee, followed by $3.00 USD per hour.
Buffalo is one of the most northerly cities in the state of New York, with a storied naval history, and cultural influences from the Polish and German immigrants who settled here. Of course, the city has long been associated with the picturesque Niagara Falls, and any trip here is incomplete without a visit to this geographical wonder. Here are some of the highlights you may wish to see during your trip to Buffalo NY.
If you visit Buffalo during winter, it can be very cold and snowy. Make sure you bring appropriate clothing, and if you’re not used to driving in snow, you probably shouldn’t. Use taxis or public transport to get around.
Certain areas of Buffalo can be a bit sketchy, especially after dark. Stick to the tourist areas for safety.
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