The cheapest times to fly from BUF to HAM are

  • January 1st to April 22nd (except the week of April 2nd)
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the week of October 15th)

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 HAM is early February. Prices can be as high as $1659 for Saturday flights during late May, or as low as $863 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Hamburg

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Hamburg (HAM) will usually cost between $869 to $1502 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $915. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $1482. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $567 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1132 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to HAM flight.

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

BUF to HAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to HAM flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Buffalo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $141 (11%) 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 $1059. Return trip prices are from the HAM 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 HAM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 57 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BUF to HAM

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 HAM — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $724
  • Average savings: $409 (36.09%)

See BUF to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $771
  • Average savings: $361 (31.89%)

See BUF to JFK flights

Hack #3: Mulhouse (BUF > BSL > HAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $858
  • Average savings: $274 (24.2%)

See BUF to BSL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3873 miles or 6233 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to HAM flight is about 7 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Hamburg?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from BUF to HAM.


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 HAM
Destination airport name Hamburg Airport
City Hamburg
Country Germany
Latitude 53.6
Longitude 10


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