The cheapest times to fly from BUF to ADD are

  • January 8th to April 8th (except the weeks of January 22nd and March 26th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 27th to November 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BUF to ADD is late September. Prices can be as high as $2323 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $958 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Addis Ababa

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Addis Ababa (ADD) will usually cost between $1118 to $1664 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1122. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1701. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $579 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1427 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to ADD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BUF to ADD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BUF to ADD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to ADD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Buffalo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ADD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BUF. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Addis Ababa, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Buffalo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $105 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1393. Return trip prices are from the ADD to BUF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BUF to ADD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 49 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BUF to ADD

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BUF to ADD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (BUF > BOS > ADD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1005
  • Average savings: $423 (29.61%)

See BUF to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (BUF > JFK > ADD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1014
  • Average savings: $414 (28.98%)

See BUF to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (BUF > EWR > ADD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1043
  • Average savings: $385 (26.94%)

See BUF to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BUF to ADD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Austrian, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bole International Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7127 miles or 11470 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BUF to ADD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to ADD flight is about 13 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Addis Ababa?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from BUF to ADD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBUF
Origination airport nameBuffalo Niagara International Airport
CityBuffalo, NY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeADD
Destination airport nameBole International Airport
CityAddis Ababa


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