The cheapest times to fly from WAW to BUF are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • May 28th to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 WAW to BUF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1330 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $621 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Buffalo

Flying from Warsaw (WAW) to Buffalo, NY (BUF) will usually cost between $626 to $1142 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $644. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1223. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $579 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $743 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WAW to BUF flight.

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

WAW to BUF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WAW to BUF flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Warsaw. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BUF, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into WAW. Saturdays 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 $121 (10%) 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 $749. Return trip prices are from the BUF to WAW 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 WAW 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 8 hour 45 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 WAW to BUF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto

  • 68 miles (109 km) away from BUF
  • Usually 37.44% less expensive than BUF
  • Nonstop flights available

See WAW to YYZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH) in Ithaca/Cortland, NY

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from BUF
  • Usually 6.94% less expensive than BUF
  • 2-layover flights available

See WAW to ITH flights

Destination alternative #3: Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in Rochester, NY

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from BUF
  • Usually 6.80% less expensive than BUF
  • 1-layover flights available

See WAW to ROC flights


Flight Hacking WAW to BUF

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 WAW to BUF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (WAW > DME > BUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $689
  • Average savings: $54 (7.21%)

See WAW to BEG flights

Hack #2: Belgrade (WAW > BEG > BUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $26 (3.54%)

See WAW to DME flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (WAW > JFK > BUF)

  • Price for both tickets: $723
  • Average savings: $20 (2.63%)

See WAW to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Buffalo Niagara International Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4315 miles or 6944 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WAW to BUF flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Warsaw and Buffalo, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from WAW to BUF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WAW
Origination airport name Warsaw Chopin Airport
City Warsaw
Country Poland
Latitude 52.2
Longitude 21

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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