Cheap flights from Raleigh to Buffalo (RDU - BUF) from $59

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 6/18. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
RDU — BUF
Jun 18 — Jun 251

The best prices from Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo are usually found in October or September, booked 63 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Raleigh to Buffalo

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Raleigh (RDU) to Buffalo (BUF). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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April

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$256

One-way from

$172
High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 44% potential price drop
From Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo
One-way flight from Raleigh-Durham to Buffalo

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

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 50% 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 75% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 53 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 $172 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $426 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 October. Prices to Buffalo from Raleigh average $266. You can even find prices in October for less than $266, as users have found deals to Buffalo from as low as $75. The month of April 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 46%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from RDU to BUF?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Raleigh to Buffalo in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 40% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap Raleigh to Buffalo flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Raleigh to Buffalo specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Prices were last updated on June 13, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Buffalo in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$68
Sun 6/306:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 7/27:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$93
Tue 6/256:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 7/27:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$98
Sun 6/306:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 7/45:11 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$120
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/205:08 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$123
Tue 7/26:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 7/45:11 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$147
Sun 6/306:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Sun 7/75:25 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 41mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$153
Tue 7/26:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 7/97:27 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 43mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$158
Sun 6/166:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/205:08 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$160

Raleigh to Buffalo 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Raleigh and Buffalo in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Buffalo in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$68
Sun 6/306:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 7/27:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$93
Tue 6/256:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 7/27:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$98
Thu 8/156:19 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 43mFrontier
Mon 8/196:59 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$112
Thu 8/156:19 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 43mFrontier
Mon 8/196:59 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$114
Sun 6/306:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 7/45:11 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$120
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/205:08 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$123
Fri 9/276:19 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 43mFrontier
Sun 9/296:59 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$124
Fri 9/66:19 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 43mFrontier
Sun 9/86:59 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$141

Raleigh to Buffalo flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Raleigh to Buffalo for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Consider one of these great deals we found on last-minute flights from Raleigh to Buffalo. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$68
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/205:08 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$123
Sun 6/236:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$133
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$158
Sat 6/228:43 pmRDU - BUF
1 stop19h 33mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$170
Thu 6/206:36 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/257:00 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$178
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/205:08 pmBUF - RDU
Nonstop1h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/13$185
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Tue 6/258:44 pmBUF - RDU
1 stop19h 59mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$188
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Thu 6/2010:26 amBUF - RDU
1 stop6h 15mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$196

One-way flights to Buffalo from Raleigh

Search for one-way flight options from Raleigh to Buffalo. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Raleigh to Buffalo. Users needing a return flight from Raleigh to Buffalo should utilize the search form above.
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$59
Tue 6/256:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$60
Tue 6/186:14 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$64
Wed 6/197:47 pmRDU - BUF
1 stop23h 06mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$73
Sun 6/236:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$78
Tue 7/168:55 amRDU - BUF
1 stop7h 10mJetBlue
Deal found 6/13$96
Thu 6/206:36 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/11$97
Sun 6/166:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$98
Sun 6/236:35 pmRDU - BUF
Nonstop1h 39mFrontier
Deal found 6/12$103

Find flights from Raleigh to Buffalo within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Raleigh to Buffalo that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,214,720 searches. Data last updated June 13, 2024.

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Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Thu 8/15

Nonstop1h 43m

Buffalo

Mon 8/19

Nonstop1h 40m

$112

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Thu 8/15

Nonstop1h 43m

Buffalo

Mon 8/19

Nonstop1h 40m

$114

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Sun 6/30

Nonstop1h 39m

Buffalo

Thu 7/4

Nonstop1h 40m

$120

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Tue 6/18

Nonstop1h 39m

Buffalo

Thu 6/20

Nonstop1h 40m

$123

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Fri 9/6

Nonstop1h 43m

Buffalo

Sun 9/8

Nonstop1h 40m

$141

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Thu 8/15

1 stop5h 44m

Buffalo

Sat 8/17

1 stop5h 48m

$192

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Sat 7/27

1 stop8h 00m

Buffalo

Tue 7/30

1 stop4h 34m

$224

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Tue 7/2

1 stop3h 42m

Buffalo

Tue 7/9

1 stop6h 03m

$252

Raleigh-DurhamBuffalo

RDU - BUF

RDUBUF

Raleigh-Durham

Tue 7/2

1 stop3h 41m

Buffalo

Fri 7/5

1 stop7h 09m

$289

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Deals found on 6/13

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Raleigh to Buffalo. Price data was last updated on May 31, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Raleigh to Buffalo, you should look to book at least 63 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Raleigh to Buffalo?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Raleigh to Buffalo. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Raleigh to Buffalo flight should consider departing on Thursday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Raleigh to Buffalo

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Temperature and rainfall in Buffalo by month

Plan your trip to Buffalo by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BUF

Temperature

24.8 - 71.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Buffalo, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 71.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 24.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Buffalo

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Buffalo. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Buffalo. Reviews last updated June 13, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with Frontier, JetBlue and United Airlines from Raleigh to Buffalo by reading reviews from past customers. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

7.6
Good
4,260 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

6.2
Okay
3,951 reviews
8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

On time flights; courteous staff; efficient boarding system! Thank you!

Related info for your journey

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  • 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 $112, but on average you can expect to pay $159.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Raleigh to Buffalo for under $100 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Raleigh to Buffalo under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Raleigh to Buffalo is less than $159.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Raleigh to Buffalo for under $100?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Raleigh to Buffalo within the next 7 days for less than $100.

  • How popular is this Raleigh to Buffalo flight route?

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

    According to our current data, Frontier ($112), and Delta ($192) offers the cheapest pricing from Raleigh to Buffalo. These flights start at 57% 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 ($59), JetBlue ($96), and United Airlines ($131).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Raleigh to Buffalo?

    Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $46. While the most popular route (Raleigh-Durham - Buffalo) can be booked for $130 on average our data indicates $110 when flying from Raleigh to Buffalo.

  • What does RDU to BUF mean?

    RDU stands for Raleigh-Durham Airport, while BUF stands for Buffalo Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Raleigh to Buffalo that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Raleigh to Buffalo flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Raleigh to Buffalo with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Raleigh to Buffalo flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Raleigh to Buffalo that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Raleigh to Buffalo flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Raleigh to Buffalo?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Raleigh to Buffalo.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Raleigh to Buffalo?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Raleigh to Buffalo by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Raleigh to Buffalo that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Raleigh to Buffalo offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Raleigh to Buffalo?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Raleigh to Buffalo flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Raleigh to Buffalo flight deals updated?

    The Raleigh to Buffalo flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/13.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Raleigh to Buffalo?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Raleigh to Buffalo (average of $256). Flying from Raleigh to Buffalo in July is currently the most expensive (average of $356). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Raleigh to Buffalo

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
FrontierCheapest$78Average$155FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
JetBlueCheapest$104Average$235FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
American AirlinesCheapest$209Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
DeltaCheapest$216Average$319FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
United AirlinesCheapest$226Average$427FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%

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