The cheapest times to fly from BUF to MCO are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 6th
- May 28th to June 10th
- August 27th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
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 MCO is early September. Prices can be as high as $830 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $168 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Orlando
Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $187 to $440 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $188. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $466. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $227 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to MCO flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BUF to MCO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BUF to MCO 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 $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday 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 $99 (32%) 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 $208. Return trip prices are from the MCO to BUF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from BUF to MCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 48 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from BUF to MCO while comparing.
- 144 miles (232 km) away from MCO
- Usually 3.97% less expensive than MCO
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BUF to MCO? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1013 miles or 1630 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BUF to MCO?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to MCO flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Orlando, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from BUF to MCO.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Buffalo Niagara International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Orlando International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from BUF to MCO tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MCO heading for BUF about 20 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Orlando, FL is about 13 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 11 minutes late
- JetBlue: 36 minutes late
- Frontier: 22 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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