The cheapest times to fly from GNV to BUF are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • March 5th to March 18th
  • April 16th to June 17th
  • August 20th to September 30th

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 GNV to BUF is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $863 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $211 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Buffalo

Flying from Gainesville, FL (GNV) to Buffalo, NY (BUF) will usually cost between $233 to $459 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $241. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $467. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $227 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $300 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GNV to BUF flight.

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

GNV to BUF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GNV to BUF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Gainesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 $131 (33%) 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 $264. Return trip prices are from the BUF to GNV 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 GNV to BUF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 40 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 936 miles or 1506 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GNV to BUF flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Gainesville, FL and Buffalo, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from GNV to BUF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GNV
Origination airport name Gainesville Regional Airport
City Gainesville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 29.7
Longitude -82.3

Return Airport

Destination code BUF
Destination airport name Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City Buffalo, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -78.7


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