Cheap flights from Buffalo to New York (BUF - NYC)

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The best prices from Buffalo to New York are usually found in September or January, booked 31 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Buffalo (BUF) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best BUF to NYC flight in 2021: compare Buffalo to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
BUF - NYC
Price
$172 - $240
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$172

From Buffalo to New York

One-way from

$103

One-way flight from Buffalo to New York

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 Buffalo to New York?

Leaving on a Tuesday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 6% on the overall cost on flights from Buffalo to New York.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Buffalo to New York, book at least 21 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $229 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $301.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from Buffalo. Users have commonly found prices around $235 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Buffalo to New York is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Buffalo to New York in May, June 2021

The best prices found for BUF to NYC flights for May, June
16 Jun - 22 Jun
$169pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
7 Jun - 14 Jun
$181pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
24 May - 5 Jun
$183pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Buffalo found for this year
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$169pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
22 Sep - 24 Sep
$172pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
26 Oct - 1 Nov
$178pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Non-stop flights to New York from Buffalo

Save time with Buffalo to New York direct flight deals
26 Oct - 2 Nov
$169pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
7 Jun - 14 Jun
$181pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
24 May - 5 Jun
$183pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Last minute flights from Buffalo to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Buffalo, departing today and this week
16 May - 21 Aug
$209pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
17 May - 18 May
$214pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
16 May - 27 Aug
$221pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

One-way flights to New York from Buffalo

The cheapest one-way flights from Buffalo to New York
3:05 am - 4:30 am
JetBlue
Nonstop
1h 25m
BUF - JFK
JetBlue
2:27 am - 6:19 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
3h 52m
BUF - LGA
American Airlines
7:35 am - 4:56 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
45h 21m
BUF - EWR
Multiple Airlines
$112
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Flight FAQs

From Buffalo to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Buffalo to New York 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 Buffalo and New York 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Buffalo to New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Buffalo to New York are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Buffalo to New York that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, United Airlines, and JetBlue. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Located just 8.3 mi from the city center, Buffalo is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New York from Buffalo. Booking flights from Buffalo (BUF) to New York should be relatively easy as there are 33 daily outbound flights to New York from 8 different airlines.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $169, but on average you can expect to pay $188.

Are there nonstop flights from Buffalo to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Buffalo to New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Buffalo to New York is less than $197.

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

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

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

2 flight departures from Buffalo to New York per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Buffalo weather warmer or cooler than New York?

Expect the weather to be around 86 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in New York is generally hotter than in Buffalo.

How long is the flight from Buffalo to New York?

There are many flights that can get you from Buffalo to New York in 1h 17m. Fly via United Airlines, JetBlue, or Delta to get the fastest option. There are 282 mi between Buffalo and New York. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

United Airlines, at $169, was found to be the cheapest airline from Buffalo to New York.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and JetBlue. United Airlines is currently priced 20% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Major Airline, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $94. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from Buffalo to New York for a low price.

Alternative routes for Buffalo to New York

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

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Buffalo to New York.
Flight duration
1h 26m
Average temperature for May in New York
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in New York
3.8 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 5 airlines flying from Buffalo to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Buffalo to New York 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
$85 $220 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$83 $232 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$78 $243 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$77 $285 No cancel fee 71%
Linear Air Taxi
$3,414 $6,408 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 Buffalo to New York

See what time of day planes typically take off from Buffalo towards New York.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 73% of BUF to NYC departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 20% of BUF to NYC departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 7% of BUF to NYC departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BUF to NYC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Buffalo to New York
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Buffalo to New York.
Sunday
43 daily flights
Monday
38 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
25 daily flights
Thursday
35 daily flights
Friday
39 daily flights
Saturday
30 daily flights
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