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The cheapest times to fly from BUF to FWA are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the weeks of February 12th, March 12th, March 19th, and April 2nd)
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 FWA is late January. Prices can be as high as $552 for Friday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $215 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $218 to $432 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $253. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $475. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $222 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to FWA flight.

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

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BUF to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to FWA 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 $0.48, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Wayne, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Buffalo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $95 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $238. Return trip prices are from the FWA 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 FWA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 38 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 FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 14.03% less expensive than FWA
  • Nonstop flights available

See BUF to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 83 miles (134 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 1.08% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to TOL flights

Destination alternative #3: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 7.91% less expensive than FWA
  • Nonstop flights available

See BUF to MDW flights

Destination alternative #4: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 0.72% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to CMH flights

Destination alternative #5: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 0.54% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to CVG flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 359 miles or 578 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to FWA flight is about 1 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from BUF to FWA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BUF
Origination airport name Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City Buffalo, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -78.7

Return Airport

Destination code FWA
Destination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2

 

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