# Distance between Saginaw, MI (MBS) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Saginaw to Buffalo (Saginaw MBS International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 273 miles / 439 kilometers / 237 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to Buffalo (BUF) is 341 miles / 548 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 24 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Saginaw to Buffalo.

Shortest flight path between Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

## How far is Buffalo from Saginaw?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 272.926 miles
• 439.232 kilometers
• 237.166 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
• 272.215 miles
• 438.087 kilometers
• 236.548 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).

## Airport information

A Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

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

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Saginaw and Buffalo.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (144 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
273
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
273

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