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The cheapest times to fly from BUF to DBQ are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 26th to April 29th (except the week of April 9th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th

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 DBQ is early December. Prices can be as high as $776 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $324 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Dubuque

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Dubuque, IA (DBQ) will usually cost between $324 to $504 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $324. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $114 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to DBQ flight.

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

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BUF to DBQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to DBQ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Buffalo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $48 (13%) 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 $329. Return trip prices are from the DBQ to BUF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BUF to DBQ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 5 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BUF to DBQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 27.50% less expensive than DBQ
  • Nonstop flights available

See BUF to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 8.91% less expensive than DBQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to MKE flights

Destination alternative #3: General Downing – Peoria International Airport (PIA) in Peoria, IL

  • 131 miles (211 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 8.76% less expensive than DBQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to PIA flights

Destination alternative #4: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 6.61% less expensive than DBQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to MSN flights

Destination alternative #5: Quad City International Airport (MLI) in Moline, IL

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 5.99% less expensive than DBQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to MLI flights

Destination alternative #6: Rochester International Airport (RST) in Rochester, MN

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from DBQ
  • Usually 2.00% less expensive than DBQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to RST flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 609 miles or 980 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to DBQ flight is about 2 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Dubuque, IA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from BUF to DBQ.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeBUF
Origination airport nameBuffalo Niagara International Airport
CityBuffalo, NY
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.9
Longitude-78.7

Return Airport

Destination codeDBQ
Destination airport nameDubuque Regional Airport
CityDubuque, IA
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.4
Longitude-90.7

 

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