The cheapest times to fly from BUF to YQB are
- June 4th to June 17th
- July 23rd to February 4th (except the weeks of July 30th, October 1st, December 17th, and December 24th)
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 YQB is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1305 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $247 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Quebec City
Flying from Buffalo, NY (BUF) to Quebec (YQB) will usually cost between $310 to $815 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $356. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $819. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $463 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $473 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BUF to YQB flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BUF to YQB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the BUF to YQB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Buffalo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.66, which is 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $149 (25%) 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 $409. Return trip prices are from the YQB 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 YQB 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 47 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 YQB while comparing.
- 145 miles (233 km) away from YQB
- Usually 28.54% less expensive than YQB
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking BUF to YQB
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 YQB — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $413
- Average savings: $61 (12.79%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from BUF to YQB? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, JetBlue, Porter Airlines, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Quebec Jean Lesage International Airport to Buffalo Niagara International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 447 miles or 719 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from BUF to YQB?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop BUF to YQB flight is about 1 hour 47 minutes.
How many flights go between Buffalo, NY and Quebec?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from BUF to YQB.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Buffalo Niagara International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Quebec Jean Lesage International Airport|
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