Cheap flights from Raleigh to Buffalo (RDU - BUF)

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The best prices from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo are usually found in September or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Raleigh (RDU) to Buffalo (BUF)

All the information you need to plan the best RDU to BUF flight in 2022: compare Raleigh to Buffalo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Buffalo.
RDU - BUF
Price
$167 - $268
BUF
Temperature
24.8 - 71.6 °F
BUF
Precipitation
2.5 - 4 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$167

From Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo

One-way from

$82

One-way flight from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Raleigh to Buffalo (RDU - BUF)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Raleigh to Buffalo at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 19% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

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

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 41% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save up to 108% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 60 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Raleigh to Buffalo from $250 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $415 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Buffalo from Raleigh average $212. You can even find prices in September for less than $212, as users have found deals to Buffalo from as low as $97. The month of November appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Buffalo from Raleigh. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

Cheap flights from Raleigh to Buffalo in January, February 2022

The best prices found for RDU to BUF flights for January, February
6 Feb - 9 Feb
$127pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
6 Feb - 9 Feb
$133pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
7 Feb - 9 Feb
$149pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Buffalo from Raleigh found for this year
6 Feb - 9 Feb
$127pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
6 Feb - 9 Feb
$133pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
7 Feb - 9 Feb
$149pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

Last minute flights from Raleigh to Buffalo

Late deals on round-trip flights to Buffalo from Raleigh, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$274pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
22 Jan - 22 Jan
$321pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$325pp
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh Raleigh-Durham

One-way flights to Buffalo from Raleigh

The cheapest one-way flights from Raleigh to Buffalo
7:10 am - 9:36 am
Frontier
1 Stop
26h 26m
RDU - BUF
Frontier
$82
Kiwi.com
2:25 pm - 7:20 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 55m
RDU - BUF
Delta
$93
Delta
11:15 am - 6:19 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
7h 04m
RDU - BUF
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Raleigh to Buffalo

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Raleigh to Buffalo for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $127, but on average you can expect to pay $176.

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

There are currently 8+ open flights from Raleigh to Buffalo within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Raleigh to Buffalo flight route?

Flights from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo have been viewed 63 times in the past calendar month.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($127), American Airlines ($163), and Delta ($166) offers the cheapest pricing from Raleigh to Buffalo. These flights start at 40% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Raleigh to Buffalo are Frontier ($82), Delta ($83), and American Airlines ($86).

What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to Buffalo?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $63. While the most popular route (Raleigh Raleigh-Durham - Buffalo) can be booked for $146 on average our data indicates $222 when flying from Raleigh to Buffalo.

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

When booking a flight from Raleigh to Buffalo, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Buffalo, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Buffalo from Raleigh?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Buffalo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham are not required to quarantine after entering Buffalo.

Do I need a test to fly back to Raleigh from Buffalo?

Returning to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham from Buffalo

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Buffalo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Buffalo are not required to quarantine after entering Raleigh Raleigh-Durham.

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Alternative routes for Raleigh to Buffalo

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Destination information for Buffalo

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Raleigh to Buffalo.
Average temperature for January in Buffalo
35.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Buffalo
3.1 ″

Airports servicing Raleigh

Raleigh Raleigh-Durham (RDU)

Airports servicing Buffalo

Top 5 airlines flying from Raleigh Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Raleigh 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
Frontier
$48 $130 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$97 $214 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$97 $258 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$97 $275 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$109 $236 No cancel fee 62%
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