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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)

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

$78

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 13% 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 52 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 70% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $365 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $503.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New York from Buffalo. Users have commonly found prices around $289 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $197. 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 20% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Buffalo to New York in November, December 2020

The best prices found for BUF to NYC flights for November, December
16 Dec - 17 Dec
$155pp
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$168pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
11 Dec - 16 Dec
$174pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Buffalo found for next year
16 Dec - 17 Dec
$155pp
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$168pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo
11 Dec - 16 Dec
$174pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

Non-stop flights to New York from Buffalo

Save time with Buffalo to New York direct flight deals
19 Feb - 19 Feb
$191pp
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
14 Feb - 18 Feb
$196pp
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
15 Jan - 16 Jan
$197pp
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
2 Dec - 3 Dec
$179pp
BUF
Buffalo
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$183pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
4 Dec - 6 Dec
$192pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

One-way flights to New York from Buffalo

The cheapest one-way flights from Buffalo to New York
1:08 am - 8:41 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
7h 33m
BUF - LGA
American Airlines
10:00 am - 1:56 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
3h 56m
BUF - LGA
United Airlines
$79
United
1:08 am - 6:30 am
Major Airline
1 Stop
5h 22m
BUF - LGA
Major Airline
$90
StudentUniverse

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Buffalo to New York flights.

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 JetBlue and 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.

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 American Airlines for just $155, but on average you can expect to pay $179.

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 $235.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Buffalo to New York?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

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

13 flight departures from Buffalo to New York per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 85% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 15% 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 15m. Fly via JetBlue, United Airlines, 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?

American Airlines, at $155, was found to be the cheapest airline from Buffalo to New York.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Major Airline. American Airlines is currently priced 26% 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 Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $73. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and United Airlines, 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

Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Buffalo to New York
Flight duration
1h 25m
Average temperature for November in New York
57.2 °F
Avg rainfall for November in New York
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 5 airlines 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

Morning 6 AM to noon 94% of BUF to NYC departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 5% of BUF to NYC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% 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
Sunday
14 daily flights
Monday
19 daily flights
Tuesday
16 daily flights
Wednesday
20 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights
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