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
35.6 - 80.6 °F
BUF
Precipitation
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

$64

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 19% on flights from New York to Buffalo by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to Buffalo in July, August 2021

The best prices found for NYC to BUF flights for July, August
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$127pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Aug - 31 Aug
$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
31 Aug - 7 Sep
$150pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Buffalo 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Buffalo from New York found for this year
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$127pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Aug - 31 Aug
$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
29 Sep - 12 Oct
$149pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

Non-stop flights to Buffalo from New York

Save time with New York to Buffalo direct flight deals
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$127pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
24 Aug - 31 Aug
$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
31 Aug - 7 Sep
$150pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Buffalo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Buffalo from New York, departing today and this week
3 Aug - 10 Aug
$229pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
4 Aug - 18 Aug
$243pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Aug - 7 Aug
$249pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Buffalo from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Buffalo
5:00 am - 6:21 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
1h 21m
JFK - BUF
JetBlue
5:00 am - 6:33 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 33m
EWR - BUF
United Airlines
$97
United
2:19 pm - 11:46 am
Frontier
2 Stops
21h 27m
EWR - BUF
Frontier
$103
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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

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.

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.

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.

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 $127, but on average you can expect to pay $161.

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 $169.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Buffalo for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Buffalo within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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, Friday, Saturday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 33 flights from New York to Buffalo a day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 6% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 9% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 85% 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 Delta, United Airlines, and JetBlue fly from New York to Buffalo in about 1h 12m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. The distance from New York to Buffalo is about 292 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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 $127. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $151 and $169, respectively. You may be able to fly from New York to Buffalo for 39% 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 JetBlue ($64), American Airlines ($74), and United Airlines ($76).

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
1h 24m
Average temperature for July in Buffalo
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Buffalo
3.4 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (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
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

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Buffalo.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 43% of NYC to BUF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of NYC to BUF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 18% 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
41 daily flights
Monday
43 daily flights
Tuesday
41 daily flights
Wednesday
46 daily flights
Thursday
41 daily flights
Friday
44 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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