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)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to BUF flight in 2021: compare New York to Buffalo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Buffalo.
NYC - BUF
Price
$173 - $239
BUF
Temperature
24.8 - 71.6 °F
BUF
Precipitation
2.5 - 4 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 (NYC) to Buffalo

One-way from

$75

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Buffalo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Buffalo?

To save up to 81% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 32 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 $264 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $361 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Buffalo?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

When flying from New York to Buffalo, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 19% versus a flight in the morning.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Buffalo from New York. Users have commonly found prices around $211 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $96. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

Cheap flights from New York to Buffalo in October, November 2021

The best prices found for NYC to BUF flights for October, November
6 Nov - 6 Nov
$142pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$143pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
28 Oct - 28 Oct
$147pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York to Buffalo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Buffalo from New York found for this year
6 Nov - 6 Nov
$142pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
2 Nov - 9 Nov
$143pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
28 Oct - 28 Oct
$147pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Buffalo from New York

Save time with New York to Buffalo direct flight deals
6 Nov - 6 Nov
$142pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$147pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Nov - 7 Nov
$147pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Last minute flights from New York to Buffalo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Buffalo from New York, departing today and this week
19 Oct - 26 Oct
$153pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
19 Oct - 20 Oct
$164pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
20 Oct - 21 Oct
$168pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Buffalo from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Buffalo
5:45 am - 10:17 am
Frontier
1 Stop
28h 32m
SWF - BUF
Frontier
$75
Kiwi.com
7:35 am - 12:26 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
4h 51m
LGA - BUF
Major Airline
$76
StudentUniverse
2:00 pm - 7:22 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 22m
JFK - BUF
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Buffalo</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Buffalo

What airport do you fly into for flights to Buffalo from New York?

Buffalo (BUF) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from New York to Buffalo. You should not have trouble finding flights to Buffalo from New York; the airport handles an average of 39 inbound flights from New York per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 8 airlines have flights to the Buffalo airport from New York. It is only a 8.3 mi journey from Buffalo (BUF) to Buffalo’s city center.

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 JetBlue for just $142, but on average you can expect to pay $152.

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 $163.

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?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Tuesday.

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

1 flight departure from New York to Buffalo per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from New York to Buffalo?

There are many flights that can get you from New York to Buffalo in 1h 26m. Fly via JetBlue, American Airlines, or Delta to get the fastest option. The distance between New York and Buffalo is about 302 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on JetBlue is currently your cheapest option to Buffalo, with prices starting at $142. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $143 and $147, respectively. You may be able to fly from New York to Buffalo for 32% 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 airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $65. However, be on the lookout for offers from Major Airline and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from New York to Buffalo for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Buffalo?

Most travelers choose New York John F Kennedy Intl - Buffalo, New York LaGuardia - Buffalo or Newark - Buffalo when deciding on the best route from New York to Buffalo.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Buffalo?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $58. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Buffalo) can be booked for $142 on average our data indicates $290 when flying from New York to Buffalo

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Buffalo?

The most popular airlines flying from New York to Buffalo are Train, Bus and Endeavor Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from New York to Buffalo?

Consider China Eastern (100%), Air France (97%) or Endeavor Airlines (97%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from New York to Buffalo.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Buffalo, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Buffalo from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Buffalo within the United States

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Buffalo.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Buffalo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Buffalo.

Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Buffalo?

Returning to New York from Buffalo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Buffalo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Buffalo are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Buffalo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Buffalo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Buffalo.
Flight duration from New York to BUF
1h 26m
Average temperature for October in Buffalo
62.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Buffalo
3.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Buffalo

Top 5 airlines flying from New York to Buffalo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Buffalo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
$67 $331 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$83 $218 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$83 $241 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$94 $255 No cancel fee 62%
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Buffalo.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of NYC to BUF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 40% of NYC to BUF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 17% of NYC to BUF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to BUF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Buffalo
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Buffalo.
Sunday
35 daily flights
Monday
44 daily flights
Tuesday
41 daily flights
Wednesday
39 daily flights
Thursday
48 daily flights
Friday
41 daily flights
Saturday
31 daily flights
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