Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Buffalo.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).
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)
- 291.744 miles
- 469.516 kilometers
- 253.518 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
- 291.268 miles
- 468.751 kilometers
- 253.105 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between New York and Buffalo.
New York, NY
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Buffalo (BUF).