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The cheapest times to fly from BUF to SHO are

  • January 8th to April 8th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 SHO is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $3129 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $1747 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Manzini

Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Sokcho (SHO) will usually cost between $1752 to $2676 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1780. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $2586. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $806 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2055 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to SHO flight.

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

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BUF to SHO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BUF to SHO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Buffalo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, 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 to Manzini, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Buffalo. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $177 (8%) 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 $2039. Return trip prices are from the SHO 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 SHO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 49 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 SHO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Incheon International Airport (ICN) in Seoul

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from SHO
  • Usually 45.83% less expensive than SHO
  • 1-layover flights available

See BUF to ICN flights

Destination alternative #2: Gimpo International Airport (GMP) in Seoul

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from SHO
  • Usually 26.43% less expensive than SHO
  • 2-layover flights available

See BUF to GMP flights

 

Flight Hacking BUF to SHO

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 SHO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BUF > JFK > SHO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1400
  • Average savings: $655 (31.88%)

See BUF to JFK flights

Hack #2: Johannesburg (BUF > JNB > SHO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1795
  • Average savings: $260 (12.63%)

See BUF to JNB flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (BUF > SFO > SHO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1913
  • Average savings: $142 (6.89%)

See BUF to SFO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, JetBlue, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from G 407 Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6577 miles or 10585 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to SHO flight is about 12 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Sokcho?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BUF to SHO.

 

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 codeSHO
Destination airport nameG 407 Airport
CitySokcho
CountrySouth Korea
Latitude38.1
Longitude128.6

 

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