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Cheap flights from Buffalo to Washington (BUF - WAS)

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The best prices from Buffalo to Washington are usually found in August or September, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Buffalo (BUF) to Washington (WAS)

BUF - WAS
Price
$209 - $264
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

February

High demand for flights, 6% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$209

From Buffalo to Washington

One-way from

$94

One-way flight from Buffalo to Washington

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 Washington?

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 19% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 31 days in advance to save up to 111% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 31 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Buffalo to Washington 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $235, or $341 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Washington from Buffalo average $172. You can even find prices in April for less than $172, as users have found deals to Washington from as low as $113. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Washington from Buffalo. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Washington (BUF - WAS)?

When flying from Buffalo to Washington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 12% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Buffalo to Washington in December, January 2021

The best prices found for BUF to WAS flights for December, January
22 Dec - 29 Dec
$117pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
23 Jan - 30 Jan
$120pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$121pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to Washington 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington from Buffalo found for this year
22 Dec - 29 Dec
$117pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
24 Dec - 31 Dec
$121pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
15 Dec - 22 Dec
$137pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Non-stop flights to Washington from Buffalo

Save time with Buffalo to Washington direct flight deals
8 Feb - 10 Feb
$117pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
15 Dec - 22 Dec
$137pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
23 Dec - 30 Dec
$142pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Last minute flights from Buffalo to Washington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington from Buffalo, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 14 Dec
$157pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$217pp
BUF
Buffalo
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$220pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

One-way flights to Washington from Buffalo

The cheapest one-way flights from Buffalo to Washington
7:40 am - 1:09 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
29h 29m
BUF - BWI
Frontier
$94
Kiwi.com
2:00 am - 6:18 am
Delta
1 Stop
4h 18m
BUF - DCA
Delta
$98
Delta
2:25 am - 10:13 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
7h 48m
BUF - IAD
United Airlines
$104
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Buffalo to Washington

Are flight prices decreasing from Buffalo to Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from Buffalo to Washington. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Washington for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $117, but on average you can expect to pay $137.

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

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Buffalo to Washington under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Buffalo to Washington is less than $1,187.

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

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

Is Buffalo weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Washington is generally hotter than in Buffalo. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Buffalo to Washington?

A quick flight from Buffalo to Washington can take about 1h 16m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $137. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Buffalo to Washington round-trip from $117. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $123, and Delta, from $126. United Airlines is currently priced 52% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Buffalo to Washington are United Airlines ($59), American Airlines ($63), and Delta ($73).

Destination information for Washington

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Buffalo to Washington
Flight duration
1h 15m
Average temperature for December in Washington
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Washington
3.1 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing Washington

Washington Dulles Intl (IAD)

Top 4 airlines from Buffalo to Washington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Buffalo to Washington 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
JetBlue
$99 $205 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$97 $249 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$120 $278 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$107 $313 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Buffalo to Washington

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 75% of BUF to WAS departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of BUF to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of BUF to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BUF to WAS departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Buffalo to Washington
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
5 daily flights