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Distance between Montreal (YUL) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Montreal to Buffalo (Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers / 263 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Montreal (YUL) to Buffalo (BUF) is 375 miles / 603 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Montreal to Buffalo.

Shortest flight path between Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

How far is Buffalo from Montreal?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 303.173 miles
  • 487.909 kilometers
  • 263.450 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
  • 302.689 miles
  • 487.130 kilometers
  • 263.029 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 Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport
City: Montreal
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YUL
ICAO Code: CYUL
Coordinates: 45°28′14″N, 73°44′26″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Montreal and Buffalo.

Time Difference

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Buffalo, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (154 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Montreal (YUL) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
303
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
303

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