Cheap flights from New York to Buffalo (NYC - BUF)

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The best prices from New York to Buffalo are usually found in August or February, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Buffalo (BUF)

NYC - BUF
Price
$173 - $239
BUF
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
BUF
Rainfall
2.5 - 4.3 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$173

From New York to Buffalo

One-way from

$76

One-way flight from New York to Buffalo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Buffalo?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from New York to Buffalo. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Buffalo.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Buffalo?

To save up to 42% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 30 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New York to Buffalo from $276 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $319 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Buffalo?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Buffalo from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $279 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $149. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Buffalo (NYC - BUF)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 10% on flights from New York to Buffalo by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to Buffalo in March, April 2021

8 Mar - 10 Mar
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
8 Mar - 10 Mar
$147pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Mar - 12 Mar
$148pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

New York to Buffalo 2021 flight deals

8 Mar - 10 Mar
$141pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
8 Mar - 10 Mar
$147pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Mar - 12 Mar
$148pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Buffalo from New York

5 Apr - 9 Apr
$192pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
25 Mar - 28 Mar
$197pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
1 Apr - 5 Apr
$197pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Buffalo

10 Mar - 12 Mar
$148pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
9 Mar - 11 Mar
$158pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
10 Mar - 14 Mar
$163pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Buffalo from New York

1:00 pm - 6:19 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 19m
LGA - BUF
American Airlines
8:22 am - 2:30 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
30h 08m
EWR - BUF
Frontier
$91
Destinia
2:30 am - 10:33 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
32h 03m
EWR - BUF
Multiple Airlines
$92
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Buffalo

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to Buffalo due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both New York and Buffalo for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New York to Buffalo to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New York to Buffalo are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from New York to Buffalo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and JetBlue flying from New York to Buffalo have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Buffalo for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Buffalo for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $148, but on average you can expect to pay $159.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Buffalo for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Buffalo under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Buffalo is less than $228.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Buffalo for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Buffalo within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Buffalo?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday.

How many flights depart from New York to Buffalo on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 20 flights from New York to Buffalo a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Buffalo?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Buffalo is typically colder than in New York. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from New York to Buffalo?

Airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta fly from New York to Buffalo in about 1h 23m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from New York to Buffalo is about 282 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Buffalo round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Buffalo, with prices starting at $148. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Frontier and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $148 and $151, respectively. You may be able to fly from New York to Buffalo for 29% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Buffalo one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from New York to Buffalo are Frontier ($68) and American Airlines ($74).

Alternative routes for New York to Buffalo

Destination information for Buffalo

Flight duration
1h 27m
Average temperature for March in Buffalo
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Buffalo
3.0 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Buffalo

Top 5 airlines flying from New York to Buffalo

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$83 $218 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$83 $241 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$94 $255 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$67 $331 No cancel fee 71%
Linear Air Taxi
$1,870 $5,733 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from New York to Buffalo

Evening 6 PM to midnight 71% of NYC to BUF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 26% of NYC to BUF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 2% of NYC to BUF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to BUF departures
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Weekly flight availability
from New York to Buffalo
Sunday
20 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
20 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
17 daily flights
Friday
17 daily flights
Saturday
18 daily flights
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