Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo (PHL - BUF)

PHL — BUF
Sep 27 — Oct 41

The best prices from Philadelphia to Buffalo are usually found in September or October, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to BUF flight in 2022: compare Philadelphia to Buffalo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Buffalo.

PHL - BUF

Price

$322 - $538

BUF

Temperature

24.8 - 71.6 °F

BUF

Rainfall

2.5 - 4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop
Round-trip from$322From Philadelphia to Buffalo
One-way from$161One-way flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo

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

Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo are found to be more expensive on Sunday. 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 Philadelphia to Buffalo?

To save on the cost of your flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo, book at least 30 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 50% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $476 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $611.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Buffalo. Flights to Buffalo from Philadelphia in September are about $411 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $75.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Buffalo (PHL - BUF)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Philadelphia to Buffalo in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 16% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo in September, October 2022

The best prices found for PHL to BUF flights for September, October
Sep 27 - Oct 1
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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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Buffalo

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1 stop

4h 33m
$159

Frontier

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Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 4 - Oct 6
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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1 stop

6h 11m
$160

Frontier

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Deal found 9/20/22

Sep 28 - Sep 29
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

20h 40m
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Buffalo

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1 stop

11h 45m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Philadelphia to Buffalo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Buffalo from Philadelphia found for this year
Sep 27 - Oct 1
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 33m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 4 - Oct 6
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

1 stop

6h 11m
$160

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Sep 28 - Sep 29
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

20h 40m
BUF

Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

11h 45m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo

Oct 4 - Oct 6
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

1 stop

6h 11m
$159

Frontier

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Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 4 - Oct 6
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Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
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Buffalo

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1 stop

6h 11m
$160

Frontier

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Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 5 - Oct 7
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

8h 10m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

1 stop

6h 28m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo

Nov 1 - Nov 9
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

5h 11m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 15m
$222

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 15 - Oct 18
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

15h 02m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 58m
$248

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Nov 1 - Nov 9
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

5h 56m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

2 stops

18h 09m
$252

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Non-stop flights to Buffalo from Philadelphia

Save time with Philadelphia to Buffalo direct flight deals
Oct 12 - Oct 12
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Buffalo

Nonstop

1h 26m
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Buffalo

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Nonstop

1h 19m
$364

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Nov 1 - Nov 9
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

Nonstop

1h 26m
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Buffalo

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Philadelphia

Nonstop

1h 22m
$370

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 12 - Oct 14
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

Nonstop

1h 26m
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Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

Nonstop

1h 20m
$435

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo

Late deals on return flights to Buffalo from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
Sep 27 - Oct 1
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Philadelphia

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
BUF

Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

4h 33m
$159

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sep 28 - Sep 29
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Philadelphia

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

20h 40m
BUF

Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

11h 45m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 1 - Oct 3
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Philadelphia

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Buffalo

1 stop

9h 53m
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Buffalo

PHL

Philadelphia

1 stop

22h 34m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

One-way flights to Buffalo from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Oct 16
PHL

Philadelphia

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

6h 39m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 4
PHL

Philadelphia

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

4h 12m
$81

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 5
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Philadelphia

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

7h 25m
$83

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Philadelphia to Buffalo flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

Buffalo is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Buffalo from Philadelphia. Booking flights from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily flights to Buffalo from 6 different airlines. 1h 19m is how long a flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $159, but on average you can expect to pay $207.

Are there nonstop flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo is less than $501.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Monday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Philadelphia to Buffalo flight route?

Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo have been viewed 19 times in the past calendar month.

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

On average 7 flights depart from Philadelphia to Buffalo per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 14% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 86% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

For as low as $159, Frontier can have you in Buffalo from Philadelphia in 4h 12m. The distance from Philadelphia to Buffalo is about 280 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Philadelphia to Buffalo is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $159 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and American Airlines, starting at $222 and $239 round-trip. These flights start at 61% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $80. However, be on the lookout for offers from Delta and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Philadelphia to Buffalo for a low price.

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

Before booking your flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or Frontier.

What are the most reliable airlines from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

Consider Piedmont Airlines (100%), Qatar Airways (91%) or American Airlines (90%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Philadelphia to Buffalo.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo?

While on average a flight from Philadelphia to Buffalo is generally $478, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $204. When looking at the most popular route, (Philadelphia - Buffalo), you can expect to pay $195 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Buffalo

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

Top 5 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Buffalo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia to Buffalo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$18FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$160Average$348FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$174Average$348FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$184Average$277FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$329Average$489FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Philadelphia to Buffalo

See what time of day planes typically take off from Philadelphia to Buffalo
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Weekly flight availability from Philadelphia to Buffalo

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Sunday2daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday3daily flights
Thursday2daily flights
Friday3daily flights
Saturday1daily flight