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The cheapest times to fly from BUF to HOU are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 HOU is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1604 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $269 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $289 to $575 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $289. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $719. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $431 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $348 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to HOU flight.

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

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BUF to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to HOU 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 $0.17, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOU, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into BUF. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Buffalo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $129 (28%) 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 $338. Return trip prices are from the HOU 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 HOU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 19 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 HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 7.63% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to IAH flights

Destination alternative #2: Austin – Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) in Austin, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 3.45% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to AUS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1296 miles or 2086 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to HOU flight is about 3 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Houston, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from BUF to HOU.

 

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 HOU
Destination airport name William P Hobby Airport
City Houston, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.6
Longitude -95.3

 

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