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Distance between Buffalo, NY (BUF) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Distance from Buffalo to Philadelphia (Buffalo Niagara International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 279 miles / 449 kilometers / 242 nautical miles.

How far is Philadelphia from Buffalo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Buffalo and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 278.775 miles
  • 448.644 kilometers
  • 242.249 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 278.664 miles
  • 448.466 kilometers
  • 242.152 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) to Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Buffalo and Philadelphia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (140 pounds).

Airport information


A Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

B Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Buffalo to Philadelphia flight path

Shortest flight path between Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Buffalo (BUF) → Philadelphia (PHL).

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Air miles:
279
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
279

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