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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Distance from New York to Buffalo (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 301 miles / 484 kilometers / 262 nautical miles.

How far is Buffalo from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 301.026 miles
  • 484.455 kilometers
  • 261.585 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
  • 300.556 miles
  • 483.698 kilometers
  • 261.176 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Buffalo.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (147 pounds).

Airport information


A New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

B 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

New York to Buffalo flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Buffalo (BUF).

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Air miles:
301
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
301

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