Cheap flights to Buffalo

Buffalo is situated on the Canadian border and is near New York City, just a few hours drive away. Tourists consider the city to be a gateway offering access to surrounding sites quite affordably.

Buffalo, the second-largest city in the State of New York, is renowned for its amazing landscapes. Book cheap flights to Buffalo from FlyOfinder and enjoy the city’s scenic beauty with its canals, rivers and majestic mountains. Nature lovers will love to visit an incredible city which is in proximity to Niagara Falls, Erie Canal and the Great Lakes. The city’s history and culture, and sporting events are also among the biggest attractions for tourists.

If you are planning for an exciting getaway then book discounted Buffalo cheap tickets now and have thrilling times in a city which is proud of its rich history, culture and natural wonders.

What To Do When in Buffalo?

Buffalo is a historic city dating back to 1789. With its proximity to Niagara Falls, this 45th largest city in the USA is one of the most visited tourist destinations. There are lots of things to see and do in this magnificent city.

Take a look at some of the best things to pursue here.

  • Explore the ‘Prairie School’ buildings built by famous American architect Frank Lloyd Wright featuring a conservatory, gardens and great architecture 
  • Visit the Whirlpool Bridge, also known as “Freedom Crossing”. It was here that many former slaves were set free
  • Explore the stunning Niagara Falls and get dazzled with its natural beauty
  • Tour the Underground Railroad route and learn about Buffalo’s prominent role in Civil War history
  • Buffalo’s nightlife is legendary. Visit one of the many nightclubs and bars at the Chippawa Strip in downtown to experience lively nightlife

Interesting Facts about Buffalo

Buffalo, also referred to as the Queen City, boasts of  a rich history. If you are planning to spend your holiday in this wonderful city then here are some interesting facts you need to know beforehand.

  • Buffalo holds America's oldest continually run race the Turkey Trot. It is being held since 1896 on Thanksgiving morning every year
  • There were more millionaires per capita in Buffalo during the 1860s till early 19th century than any other city in the USA. Most of them resided in Delaware Avenue, which was called Millionaires Row
  • Buffalo was completely burnt down by the British during the 1812 war. Only three buildings were left in the city
  • The Grain Elevator was invented by Joseph Dart in 1842 in Buffalo. Its invention saved the backs of men globally
  • Buffalo was the first city in the USA to have street lights in 1901, and was thus nicknamed 'City of Light'
  • The first daycare center in the USA was founded by Maria Love in 1881, which brought relief to working parents in Buffalo
  • Willis Carrier was the first person to invent the air conditioner in Buffalo
  • The Pacemaker was first invented in Buffalo by Wilson Greatbatch
  • The first cancer research lab was founded by Dr. Park in Buffalo. It is named 'Roswell Park Cancer Institute'

BUFFALO WEATHER
Frequently Asked Questions

February is the best time to take flights to Buffalo. Cheap tickets to Buffalo can be found when booking 50 days in advance prior to scheduled departure date.

Buffalo experiences heavy snowfall due to its location on the Great Lakes. The temperatures in winter are low, with highs only about 21 F in January. The temperatures increases in spring and may reach 50 F. By July summer temperatures average into 90 F. The weather is the wettest in September.

Tuesday is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Buffalo.

Try to book your flights to Buffalo at noon as it will be the cheapest at that time. The prices generally increase in the morning due to higher demand.

The duration of flights to Buffalo usually depends on the destination you are traveling from. Flights from Boston, Washington and New York are of about 2 hours. Flights from Orlando will be of around 3 hours, while from Los Angeles it will be of slightly above 5 hours.

Popular U.S. carriers offering flights to Buffalo include Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and JetBlue Airways.

Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) is 8 miles from the city center.

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