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Fares from $69 One Way, $127 Round Trip from Buffalo to New York

Prices starting at $127 for return flights and $69 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Buffalo to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeBUF
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance299 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesJAL, Aer Lingus, JetBlue Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival12:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:40PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 12, 2020

We were upgraded to 1st class because too many people in the back of plane...That was a nice surprise.

Oct 22, 2019

Seats too small

Sep 29, 2019

Left early, arrived early, 100%

Jul 3, 2019

They have been very professional.

Jun 20, 2019

Had pre flight issues..couldnt get seat assignment for companion traveller till we got to gate.

Jun 5, 2019

We want to commend Joanna at the Buffalo airport Jet Blue counter.. She went above and beyond the call of duty to make sure we got the requested wheelchairs that were not available at the time. Then this excellent ground employee bent over backwards to help my husband find the heart monitor he believed was left in the TSA area. In our 40+ years of worldwide travels, we have never before encountered an employee so friendly, kind and dedicated to her job. Thank you so much for your help, Joanna. All the best to you. We wish you a great future with Jet Blue—and a raise! + have never met someone as dedicated to her

May 24, 2019

Got us to Newark 20 mins early!! Thank you!!

Jan 30, 2019

Carry on returned promptly

Jan 6, 2019

First flight was very comfortable and modern plane. The second flight was less comfortable and an older plane. Staff was excellent in servicing all of my daughters needs as a wheelchair bound customer.

Dec 31, 2018

Great flight!

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Popular Routes from Buffalo to New York

Most of the services that fly from Buffalo to New York land at the city’s John F. Kennedy International Airport. One of the busiest air terminals in the world, JFK is a base for American Airlines and Delta Air Lines and an operating hub for JetBlue. Flights leave Buffalo for JFK regularly throughout the day.

Another popular route from Buffalo to NYC sees flights land at LaGuardia Airport. Largely operated by Delta, this route offers passengers easy access to Queens, Brooklyn, the Bronx and Manhattan.

Last but not least, passengers also have the option of flying from Buffalo to New York’s Newark Liberty International Airport. Taking passengers to nearby New Jersey, the Buffalo - Newark route is operated by United Airlines.


The Flight from Buffalo to New York

The flight from Buffalo to New York takes around one hour and 35 minutes. The average cruising altitude for planes on this route is 35,000 feet, although this can vary slightly depending on the path your flight takes and the number of planes in the sky at the time you fly.

Outside the temperature can drop as low as minus 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Inside however, the plane will be heated to room temperature and pressurized to ensure passengers are comfortable for the duration of the flight. Exact temperatures inside aircraft can vary, so it’s always a good idea to bring a light coat on board in case you get cold.

New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport is the most popular destination for passengers flying from Buffalo. Over a quarter of a million people use the route every year, with one hundred thousand more flying from Buffalo to Newark or LaGuardia. From JFK, Newark and LaGuardia, you can travel to hundreds of destinations across the US and around the world, making New York the perfect starting point for your next international adventure.

After the three airports serving New York City, Buffalo Niagara International is the busiest air hub in the state. The airport serves the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area as well as the southern part of Ontario, Canada, which lies just a few miles from the airport on the other side of the Niagara River.

With so many flights departing Buffalo for New York, exploring the Big Apple has never been easier.


Other Flight Destinations in New York

If you’re flying from Buffalo to New York and want to visit other parts of the state, there are a number of other destinations you can fly to. Why not explore one of these popular alternative routes?

Flights from Buffalo to Albany

Flights from Buffalo to Syracuse


Flights from Buffalo to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Buffalo to New York?

Two airlines operate direct flights from Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) — JetBlue Airways and Delta Air Lines. They'll take you where you need to go in style and comfort.

What is the shortest flight from Buffalo to New York?

If the weather is good and everything goes to plan, you could be stepping off the plane at New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) from Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) in only 1 hour and 18 minutes. With such a short flight time, think about traveling with carry-on luggage only.

What airlines fly from Buffalo to New York most frequently?

JetBlue Airways (B6) is one of the carriers with the most flights from Buffalo, NY Airport (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). It offers 118 services on this route every month. Escaping on vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. Also explore the great fares available with Delta Air Lines (DL). Offering 92 flights every month between Buffalo and New York, they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.