Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Buffalo
JetBlue, Southwest and Delta have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Buffalo to the United States. Confirm policies on booking site.
Delta, Etihad Airways and Alitalia do not allow booking a middle seat on flights from Buffalo to the United States.
The cheapest ticket to the United States from Buffalo found in the last 72 hours was $160 one-way, and $176 round-trip. The most popular route is from Buffalo to New York John F Kennedy Intl, and the cheapest round-trip airline ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $79.
American Airlines flies most frequently to New York John F Kennedy Intl from Buffalo. In general, Air France, Aeromexico and Royal Air Maroc fly the most to the United States.
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With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
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Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
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Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "Yes. Delay by 4 hours. I got the notification when I was at the airport."
Cons: "No space for cabin baggage"
Cons: "No cabin baggage space for each seat."
Cons: "Wonderful wheel chair service."
Pros: "It was good. People were accommodating."
Cons: "The wifi didn't work, and this wasn't the first time thier wifi was out. I've been flying on jetblue frequently lately and that's my only issue. Everything else was good."
Cons: "Leaving on time. We got in at 4 AM."
Cons: "Tons of delays"
Pros: "My wife and I were seated separately due to booking complications. The woman that helped check our bags was able to rearrange passengers and allow our family to sit and fly together. Excellent service!"
Pros: "Comfortable, kind, helpful."
Cons: "Bulkhead was very cramped"
Cons: "Late and unstable"
Pros: "No turbulence"
Pros: "Alqays nice and acomidating"
Cons: "I forgot my earbuds and there were no complimentary headsets available"
Pros: "Night masked"
Cons: "Flight attendant was rude as hell , she looked like she didn’t know what she was doing"
Pros: "peace and quiet for 2 hours"
Pros: "Lost my luggage and were not helpful and if was my sisters wedding"
Pros: "Weather and atmosphere in Orlando!"
Pros: "The dunkin donuts coffee in a nice touch"
Cons: "Late plane. No explanation. Orlando arrrival"
Cons: "Slight delay"
Cons: "Huge delays..."
Cons: "Still no cookies"
Pros: "Free internet, great landing."
Cons: "Cancellations after cancellations due to the aftermath of hurricane Maria through Puerto Rico. A lot of missinformation taken from the airlines."
Pros: "Everything was perfect."
Cons: "Boarding process needs more work. Boarding announcements need to be loud and clear."
Cons: "Never got on it."
Pros: "Quick friendly service."
Cons: "Delays. Poor communication."
Pros: "Kindness--Inwas getting married in s week!"
Cons: "Our tvs were broken"
Cons: "A total mess and short of information"
Pros: "Boarding is much more efficient than usual airline classist hierarchy."
Cons: "No USB ir AC outlets. Tiny screens and no choice on movies"
Pros: "Free Wi-Fi"
Pros: "The pilot was phenomenal! It didn't even feel like we were up in the air."
Pros: "Friendly staff"
Cons: "Couldn't understand captain, televisions would short out, wifi was super slow and pointless."
Pros: "Friendly crew"
Pros: "Pretty straight forward. Clean. Efficient."
Cons: "Significant delay of departure."
Pros: "The food and drinks were so lovely, it felt like I was in first class rather than the cheapest economy seat. Great entertainment selection and comfortable seat that let me sleep well."
Cons: "Proper communication"
Pros: "Nothing remarkable"
Cons: "Delta was ordinary"
Pros: "Nice plane, good service and pilots, great landing - no issues at all."
Pros: "Delta One product is among the best in domestic US."
Cons: "Let passengers know that Delta One has a special check in area."
Cons: "Wifi didn't work"
Pros: "Food, timeliness, comfort"
Cons: "Not sure"
Pros: "individual TVs"
Cons: "it would be great if you could not use all those one-use plastic cups. waste is a real issue in the US and the solution is using re-usable items like washable cups. Unboarding was a nightmare and it started to get really hot waiting to get off."
Cons: "WiFi didn't work"
Pros: "Everythg was perfect"
Cons: "Have some headset so people can watch movies in the plane"
Pros: "Good seating, great food, good service."
Cons: "Not getting turned around after flying in the air for an hour, having to get on another plane, and then landing at 4am."
Pros: "Convenience. Smooth ride. On time. Great staff."
Pros: "Nicer plane"
Cons: "One stewardess almonds mowed me down with cart"
Cons: "Wheelchair shortage on arrival, although I had one reserved. Waited for a while then walked. Not ideal. Very long wait for bus to rental car center."
Cons: "They upgraded only my husband and split him up with the rest of our family. We were delayed and once we landed we got stuck in an active taxi way just because of poor arrangements from airport staff"
Pros: "Not comfortable and not helpful"
Cons: "Some rude staffs , not helpful"
Pros: "On time and helpful staff."
Cons: "Very cramped seating."
Cons: "We thought we were flying AirFrance as our emails came from them and were surprised to learn after waiting in the AirFrance baggage drop queue for 30 mins that we were in the wrong place."
Pros: "Everything was really great"
Cons: "I can’t no say anything bad"
Cons: "Really rough landing"
Cons: "Late boarding and take off with no explanation."
Cons: "I was flying from CDG to LGD and my bag was lost, yet the baggage claim system showed it arrived...... Thankful I packed some essentials in my carry on. The bigger issue will be dealing with my medical insurance company to get medications replaced that were in the checked bag."
Pros: "My upgrade and breakfast were fabulous!"
Pros: "Staff very courteous and professional"
Pros: "Equipment was nice and well maintained. Seats are comfortable for coach. Video at each seat. Friendly staff."
Pros: "Me atendieron muy bien , tuve un excelente viaje"
Pros: "the trip going to cancun was an absolute nitemare.... the phone situation was less than acceptable... call back times horrific incorrect postings of new schedules.... late postings of new schedules...."
Cons: "the trip going to cancun was an absolute nitemare.... the phone situation was less than acceptable... call back times horrific incorrect postings of new schedules.... late postings of new schedules...."
Pros: "to their Diamond Medallion customers"
Pros: "The TV selections"
Cons: "Change d for WiFi. Cheap"
Pros: "The airline did not disappoint and the customer service were very professional"
Cons: "Make sure the new signs are posted in all airports for boarding. That will help control people at the entrance"
Pros: "Efficient hop to Boston"
Pros: "Modern plane from ATL to BOS. On board games were a fun distraction."
Cons: "The plane was delayed by more than 3 hours due to "weather problems" earlier in the day. Delta did not permit re-booking to flights that left JFK for Boston earlier, even tho there seats available, instead insisting that we had to wait for our assigned flight. Small snacks (regular Coke, no Diet) did not really compensate well."
Pros: "Very professionals"
Cons: "Boarding in LA was. Mess"
Pros: "It was my husband's birthday and the stewardess (red dress, long brown hair) went out of her way to make him feel special by bringing champagne, cookies and even chocolate once we were getting off the plane. I was very touched."
Cons: "The guy next to me was kind of smelly but was very nice."
Pros: "The crew were nice"
Cons: "The wifi didn't work at all, the entertainment system wasn't working until they did a reboot during the flight"
Cons: "No tvs."
Cons: "All good"
Cons: "Same as above"
Pros: "I like the fact that I was able to get on this"
Cons: "Delta is completely messed up. My luggage was supposed to travel with me to Boston. But it didn't. Delta waisted my time. Horrible customer su"
Pros: "Entertainment on seats"
Cons: "I sat in seat 12A- the window was so hot it was burning my arm and I was extremely hot. Not sure if it’s from the engine heat or sun but it’s probably a mechanical issue that the 737 should address. Horribly uncomfortable trip."
Cons: "The airline needs to board and deboard by group number."
Cons: "Long security line. Long wait to the gate after landing at LGA. Snack options are very poor."
Pros: "Seat extremely comfortable."
Cons: "We sat waiting a few minutes after everyone was onboard."
Cons: "On time departure. Meal service."
Cons: "on time departure"
Pros: "Everything. The entertainment was ok. I think a movie would be better than the shows"
Cons: "if I would’ve been in first :)"
Cons: "Landing, temperature, passengers"
Pros: "Knowing what carousel luggage was at - I suppose."
Cons: "Extended wait times in taxi departing and landing - took over an hour longer than expected. LaGuardia airport forced passengers to take their car services by walking outside and waiting in a parking garage with (12 degree Fahrenheit feels like -4 and 20 mph winds). Felt frostbite, couldn’t move fingers, and have a sinus headache. absolutely appalling this is NY and USA - yet we can’t have car services pick up pasengers outside the door of the airport, instead require to walk 7 minutes and stand in a freezing air tunnel airport garage. Changes my mind on flying to LAGUARDIA in the future"
Cons: "Didn’t know basic economy has 1 personal item and 1 hand carry and I was told my the staff to pay for baggage my bag was canon soxe btw"
Pros: "Wi-Fi was adequate"
Cons: "I paid extra for a better seat, but it still felt cramped. The tray was crooked and I had no priority boarding."
Cons: "Captain didnt I form us of turbulence . There was so much and he never said anything."
Pros: "Easy check in and Boarding"
Cons: "Poor food choices for vegetarians"
Cons: "KTerrible coffee. Tasted stale"
Cons: "Our last 6 flights have all been changed or delayed significantly. Then they loose our bags on a direct flight. Won’t fly America airlines again!"
Cons: "Delayed for about 45 mins"
Pros: "Early arrival"
Pros: "Excellent service by the airline stewardess"
Cons: "Wait time to board"
Pros: "Quick boarding, on time departure and early arrival. No waiting for a gate at LGA upon arrival - excellent."
Cons: "a little loud in the cabin."
Pros: "good price."
Cons: "La Guardia Airport is a kind of messy. Some people in AA are rude, specially ground personnel."
Pros: "On time take off"
Pros: "Eveything ran smoothly"
Pros: "On time arrival"
Cons: "Everything else"
Pros: "On time, no issues, friendly and professional staff."
Pros: "smooth disembarking"
Cons: "30 mins delay"
Cons: "5 hr delay"
Cons: "No entertainment on board Wifi not working."
Cons: "Everything was great."
Pros: "On time departure/early arrival"
Cons: "Boarding g process a bit chaotic"
Cons: "No gluten free snacks"
Pros: "Allthough is was I bird strike, y'all handled the delay good."
Cons: "I have no made it to New York yet."
Pros: "Almost always on time, captain keeps us updated, friendly airline staff"
Pros: "Efficiency and price"
Pros: "Very professional and friendly."
Cons: "Refer to above. Both flights were horrible."
Cons: "Everyone excellent"
Pros: "boarding was in time, and comfort."
Cons: "comfort was very good"
Cons: "No dislikes"
Cons: "Not flying."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "No refreshments"
Cons: "Had to fly to JFK instead of LGA. so inconvenient"
Cons: "Always a problem with these guys"
Pros: "Wheel chair service"
Cons: "A/C outlets and bathroom sink did not work"
Pros: "That they had blankets"
Cons: "Unfriendly aura over l and no food... I much prefer Delta"
Cons: "Significant delay-no weather issues, didn't make sense."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "That I never made it to Dallas and so lost my job. Thanks to unitrd."
Pros: "On time!"
Cons: "No wifi, sat next to 2 kids aged about 10, no supervision, spinning drinks."
Cons: "Because of missed connection I had to go from Dulles to Reagan airport"
Pros: "It was ok"
Cons: "Too much confusion on seating...people were moved because of double seating then I was asked to move I seat back. I only agreed so the parent could sit with his two children"
Pros: "Boarding process did not take long"
Cons: "Rough landing"
Cons: "Snack was terrible"
Pros: "It was great arriving 20 min early, but no wifi!"
Cons: "All of the restaurants in the airport have changed to this "high-end" bistros. No fast food anywhere except the premade wraps and stuff at the kiosks. If you need food fast don't try to sit down and eat. My sandwich took 30 minutes to come out. Food was ok."
Pros: "Smooth boarding. Arrived at designated time"
Cons: "Really only a snack pack and water."
Cons: "No legroom. Sat TV cut out constantly"
Pros: "Food vouchers were nice. $20 did not cover lunch and dinner for that day. So it coupd have been more like $40."
Pros: "The check in was great. The staff was very helpful."
Cons: "The plane was very small and hot. There was no space for even my legs."
Pros: "Very rough conditions into BOS, pittsfield did great job."
Pros: "Movie deal was enjoyable. But a tough week for the friendly skies!"
Cons: "Mechanical caused me to miss my connection. Exterior of 777 had paint peeling off the fuselage, which is a bad sign. Plane needs an overhaul"
Pros: "I was wirried about making the connection. Enddd up with an hour which was ample."
Pros: "Enough time to walk from gate to gate."
Cons: "Had to pay for wifi while waiting."
Cons: "We were told there wasn't anymore space for carry ons so I had to check my bag. I got on the plane and there was plenty of space for bags. There needs to be better more efficient communication about baggage space."
Pros: "Departed on time, arrived 1/2 an hour earlier than anticipated."
Pros: "Well organized"
Cons: "No free wifi :("
Pros: "Roomier comfortable seating."
Cons: "Paying for luggage and food"
Pros: "At least there was room to sprawl out and rest."
Cons: "We boarded our plane and during preflight check on the runway the captain learned there was mechanical error (in the right engine fuel something). The issue could not be solved and we had to change planes. On the second plane, the captain shared with travelers that "and two loose wires were found, so it's good we caught that and changed planes". What the heck? Shouldn't basic functions be checked before a plane is boarded? What was supposed to be a 1030 red eye, turned out to be a 1 AM bloodshot eye."
Pros: "Direct tv"
Cons: "No beverage service, glass of room temp water, no ice"
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "Food quality"
Cons: "The lack of breakfast options. Lack of room."
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "The boarding process Boarding should start from the rear rows to the front irrespective of what group shows on your ticket.some ended up with no storage space as they are in group 4 or 5"
Pros: "Delayed a lot"
Pros: "On-time flights"
Pros: "Missed a whole day with grandchildren"
Pros: "Liked the upgrade to first class"
Pros: "Quick load and exit"
Cons: "Small plane. Dozens of bags taken in jetway so a long wait for delivery. Rough ride throughout"
Cons: "Great employees!"
Pros: "The United terminals are amazing. The United planes are not."
Pros: "It was on time and the lights were dimmed so I could sleep better. The staff was also very friendly and helpful."
Pros: "Very poor service"
Pros: "The service is not close ro KOREAN AIR ON THE PLANE. The plane is old . The cres is tired.."
Cons: "Very rough landing ."
Pros: "Dependable, fast, clean"
Cons: "No running water in the bathroom. No space in the overhead compartment."
Pros: "Someone stole my seat and asked me to sit in theirs, but ended up being a window seat!"
Pros: "The crew was very friendly AMD nice"
Cons: "It would have been better if my chair reclined and that baby didn't cry my whole flight"
Cons: "Frontier seems to always have friendly staff"
Pros: "They informed us about 5 hours in advance there was a delay."
Cons: "The flight was very late. They gave me a voucher for $50 as a consolation, but it is only on purchasing a new ticket within 90 days, not very helpful. Since they nickel and dime you for seat selection, checked bags etc, it would be nice to at least use the voucher for seat selection on my return trip."
Pros: "Flight was great. Checkin etc was great"
Pros: "The service was Ok, but our flight was 4 hours delayed and it wasn't mechanical or weather related delay, the airline made a scheduling error, we almost missed our car rental and we didn't get to our destination til really late at night when it should been there in the daytime. Overall, won't fly with them again"
Cons: "No wifi"
Pros: "Boarding was organized. The plane was clean. Staff were courteous."
Cons: "Held up an entire plane for an extra hour to accommodate 6 passengers running late. Instead of holding up an entire plane maybe make 6 people wait."
Pros: "There was major delays departing and arriving. Also the plane is super uncomfortable. I would recommend everyone to fly sun country instead (similar prices)"
Pros: "They cancelled last minute and I was forced to buy a last minute ticket on a different airline"
Cons: "An airplane used based out of necessity. Plane extremely dirty and even more uncomfortable. Lacking professionalism and in need of work with customer relations."
Cons: "this company does not respect the customer. For both flights delay of more than 6 hours."
Pros: "I had a great experience with Frontier I will definitely be traveling with them again in the future."
Cons: "Nothing I had a great experience"
Cons: "4 hr delay due to personnel issues"
Pros: "Waited to take off for over an hour. Not fun."
Pros: "How fast I got to Orlando."
Cons: "No free juice."
Cons: "Boarded late, departed late, sat on the tarmac at destination for 30 minutes while they waited for a slot to open up. Not flying frontier again."
Cons: "The chairs were uncomfortable and didn't recline. You charge for a cup of water!"
Pros: "The speed and leg room."
Cons: "2 hours on tarmac. Yuck."
Cons: "No refreshments, not even water."
Pros: "Plane was clean"
Pros: "I didn't die."
Cons: "Terrible service. Massive delays. Will not use this airline again."
Cons: "Too old plane with a lack of amenities"
Cons: "Bag fee, carry on fee, pick seat fee, were bad.enough, but 11.00 for 2 sodas and snacks,, then asking for a tip was too much. Will pay more for any other airline."
Cons: "Lugage took forever & no foood or drinks"
Cons: "Check in counter people are soo mean"
Cons: "Charged me $200 for name change that I did not nerd"
Pros: "I had a baggage that met the online specifications- 14X8 but they still charged me $60 because it was not a "personal bag" -- they kept referring to it as a carryon."
Pros: "Aircraft was clean.."
Cons: "Not even water offered!!"
Pros: "The employees were all fantastic, very friendly and helpful"
Cons: "Would like wifi."
Pros: "Low cost tickets"
Cons: "High cost for luggage"
Cons: "Stewart was not very friendly"
Pros: "The staff was courteous"
Cons: "The unaccompanied minor fee"
Pros: "The fact that I didn't die"
Cons: "The part where we landed safely"
Pros: "Tank you!!!!"
Pros: "Nice, new plane."
Cons: "Small trays."
Cons: "The hassle with my bag"
Cons: "The seat is not comfortable."
Cons: "Cabin was pretty dirty and not well managed."
Pros: "Like that fact of none stopped"
Cons: "I didn't like the fact that everything needed a credit card"
Pros: "Everyone was extremely friendly and helpful!!!"
Cons: "Charging ridiculous amounts for a carryon...60 dollars is ridiculous! Never again."
Pros: "Let us know:we need do that before book tickets!"
Pros: "None specific"
Pros: "Warm smiles and helpful service"
Cons: "The selection and cist of available food"
Airlines flying from Buffalo have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Buffalo
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Buffalo
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Buffalo
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Buffalo
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Buffalo