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About Flights to Buffalo

Summary info about Buffalo flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$57

Best Round-Trip Price

$121

Fastest flight time

1h 29m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Buffalo from United States in the last 72 hours is $57 (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Buffalo).
The best round-trip flight price to Buffalo from United States in the last 72 hours is $121 (Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Buffalo).
The fastest flight to Buffalo from United States takes 1h 29m (New York LaGuardia to Buffalo).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Buffalo, including United Airlines, JetBlue and Frontier.

Cheapest flights to Buffalo airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Buffalo airports from your nearest city or airport
Los Angeles
Buffalo

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Los Angeles TO Buffalo

Los Angeles (LAX) to Buffalo (BUF)

Typically, flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Buffalo, which has an average price of $372

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELESOctober34% cheaperFlying from Los Angeles to Buffalo costs on average just $247 in October
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELESJuly36% more expensiveIt costs about $505 for flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles in July
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO BUFFALO FROM LOS ANGELESJuly222% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Buffalo from Los Angeles in July than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Buffalo?

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.

$15 is the cheapest deal found on momondo in the last two weeks for a flight to Buffalo. This flight is from Dar Es Salaam and is 99% cheaper than most flights to Buffalo. To find the cheapest price to Buffalo from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

If you aren’t able to travel during the month of November, then book flights to Buffalo from United States during December instead. Flights to Buffalo in December, while not as cheap as those in November, still average around $194.

The ideal time to book your flight to Buffalo is 60 days in advance when prices tend to average $238. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $121.

Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Buffalo. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $210. Flights from United States to Buffalo on a Sunday will generally be more expensive and average around $292. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

In the afternoon is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Buffalo when you can find flight prices for as low as $232. Flying to Buffalo in the afternoon is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. At noon is when there is more demand to fly to Buffalo, so prices are often more expensive at around $279 per ticket.

Buffalo has a lot of good places to hike, such as Hunter Mountain Ski Resort. Many locals as well as tourists enjoy hiking the mountains near Buffalo, especially in the colder months for more of a challenge and some beautiful scenery. Hiking in the area is often enjoyed most when the weather begins warming up and the chance for rain is low. Considering this, it would be recommended to fly to Buffalo during August and to take advantage of the warmer weather and go for a hike. Hikers looking for a more family-friendly day in the great outdoors would be best suited to plan their flight to Buffalo for August, when they can visit Delaware Park and enjoy all that the park has to offer.

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. Hunter Mountain Ski Resort is a recommended mountain in the area. Many momondo users planning trips to multiple ski mountains or resorts in the Buffalo area will check out Holiday Valley Ski Area as well.

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 Erie Airport with an average price of $679/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.



Buffalo flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Buffalo found recently by users on momondo
Frontier
Jul 20
ATL9:54 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 03m
BUF11:57 amBuffalo
Jul 27
BUF12:42 pmBuffalo
2h 05m
ATL2:47 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Jul 13
ATL9:54 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 03m
BUF11:57 amBuffalo
Jul 27
BUF12:42 pmBuffalo
2h 05m
ATL2:47 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Aug 9
MCO11:27 amOrlando
2h 49m
BUF2:16 pmBuffalo
Aug 10
BUF7:24 amBuffalo
2h 51m
MCO10:15 amOrlando
Frontier
Jul 13
ATL9:54 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 03m
BUF11:57 amBuffalo
Jul 20
BUF12:42 pmBuffalo
2h 05m
ATL2:47 pmAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
Frontier
Sep 2
MCO3:43 amOrlando
2h 46m
BUF6:29 amBuffalo
Sep 5
BUF7:24 amBuffalo
2h 51m
MCO10:15 amOrlando
Frontier
Sep 2
MCO3:43 amOrlando
2h 46m
BUF6:29 amBuffalo
Sep 5
BUF7:24 amBuffalo
2h 51m
MCO10:15 amOrlando

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Buffalo

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Buffalo, view some of our deals below provided by Frontier
Frontier
Jul 13
ATL9:54 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 03m
BUF11:57 amBuffalo
Frontier
Aug 11
MCO11:27 amOrlando
2h 49m
BUF2:16 pmBuffalo
Frontier
Jul 20
ATL9:54 amAtlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2h 03m
BUF11:57 amBuffalo

Which airlines fly to Buffalo?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Buffalo

Which airlines fly to Buffalo?

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.

United Airlines Flights to Buffalo

There are 26 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 $82 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to Buffalo). United Airlines has a score of 7.2 from 871 user reviews on momondo.

American Airlines Flights to Buffalo

American Airlines flight deals to Buffalo start from $122 - this is the best price found recently on momondo, and was a round-trip journey departing from Boston Logan Intl. 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 735 reviews.


Best first class flights to Buffalo

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AirlineRatingFirst ClassPrice
Alaska AirlinesPriceFrom $262First ClassRating
8.0
8.2

Boarding

7.9

Comfort

8.5

Crew

7.2

Entertainment

7.2

Food

Reviews

Great service

1 / 10
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DeltaPriceFrom $105First ClassRating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.7

Entertainment

7.3

Food

Reviews

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      Airports near Buffalo

      Below you will find all the airports in Buffalo along with the distance from the city center

      Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF)

      The airport is about 11 miles east of Downtown Buffalo, and is well-served by public transport.

      Buses and shuttles

      Regular metro bus route 24 travels to the city center in about 45 minutes and route 68, an express bus, makes the trip in about 25 minutes. The fare for either of these is $2.00 USD. You may also take the airport to downtown shuttle, route 204, an express bus with a 20-minute travel time, for $2.50 USD. It leaves from near the Arrivals entrance every 30 minutes on weekdays. Local hotels may offer free pick-up and drop-off at the airport, so be sure to ask when you are making reservations.

      Taxis

      If you prefer to travel by taxi, Airport Taxi Service is the only on-site taxi company; you can hail a cab at Arrivals level crosswalk 3. A typical fare from the airport to Downtown Buffalo is $45.00 USD – $50.00 USD.

      Car rentals

      You’ll find several major car rental companies across the roadway from baggage claim on the lower level of Arrivals. It is definitely worth checking for deals on car rentals with momondo.


      Popular routes to Buffalo

      Most frequently searched flights to Buffalo along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
      New York to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 21m
      Cheapest price$184
      Dallas to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 46m
      Cheapest price$294
      Atlanta to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 55m
      Cheapest price$181
      Orlando to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 33m
      Cheapest price$163
      Boston to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 27m
      Cheapest price$217
      Los Angeles to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 40m
      Cheapest price$313
      Washington, D.C. to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 11m
      Cheapest price$196
      Charlotte to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 34m
      Cheapest price$254
      Tampa to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 40m
      Cheapest price$182
      Chicago to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 23m
      Cheapest price$178
      Phoenix to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time6h 29m
      Cheapest price$314
      Minneapolis to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 55m
      Cheapest price$228
      Denver to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time3h 06m
      Cheapest price$301
      Miami to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 51m
      Cheapest price$171
      San Francisco to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time7h 24m
      Cheapest price$257
      Seattle to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time6h 50m
      Cheapest price$372
      Philadelphia to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 15m
      Cheapest price$244
      Raleigh to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time1h 41m
      Cheapest price$183
      Houston to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time4h 25m
      Cheapest price$281
      Fort Lauderdale to Buffalo Flights
      Fastest flight time2h 53m
      Cheapest price$118

      How to travel around Buffalo

      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.

      Public Transportation

      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

      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.

      Bike share

      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.


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      Best things to do and see in Buffalo

      Things to do and places of interest in Buffalo, NY

      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.

      • See the Niagara Falls from a jet boat. Niagara Jet Adventures and Whirlpool Jet Boats will give you a heart-pounding whitewater experience like no other. You’ll also learn the history and geology of the majestic Niagara River, and you can choose from ‘wet’ or ‘dry’ tours.
      • Tour the Darwin D Martin House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in the Prairie style, with trademark features such as a cantilevered roof and a focus on the internal hearth. Here you can view the iconic art glass produced by the revered architect himself.
      • Wander around Canalside, Buffalo’s impressive waterfront. The city has invested heavily in new development here, and the area now hosts more than 1000 events throughout the year. Along Central Wharf, you’ll find daily events including activities for children, outdoor yoga, and Thursday at Canalside concerts.
      • If you’re traveling with kids, or just like animals, take in the Buffalo Zoological Gardens, one of the oldest zoos in the US.
      • Explore the historic Forest Lawn Cemetery, which has earned a place on the National Register of Historic Places. Step into the on-site resource center / museum, the Margaret L. Wendt Archive, to learn more about the famous people interred in the park.
      • Gaze in awe at the imposing, Art-Deco style City Hall.
      • See the first complete neighborhood to be listed on the National Register in Buffalo. The architecture in Allentown oozes heritage and culture.

      Tips and tricks for visiting 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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