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BUF to DTW Route Map

Buffalo to Detroit Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Buffalo Niagara Intl. to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County.

Distance:
240.40 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from BUF to DTW

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145

BUF - Buffalo Niagara Intl. Airlines

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DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Buffalo to Detroit (BUF to DTW)

  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Buffalo and Detroit from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 184 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from BUF to DTW using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from BUF to DTW for Comair is the CRJ-2/4 built by Canadair with 50 seats.
  • There were 123,284 passengers that flew from Buffalo to Detroit in 2009.
  • The average flight time from Buffalo, NY to Detroit, MI takes about 44 minutes.
  • Flight #1609, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 25 minutes average delay between flights from Buffalo to Detroit.
  • In 2009, there were 5 airline companies operating between Buffalo and Detroit.
  • The shortest flight distance between Buffalo and Detroit is 240 miles.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 95,756 passengers from BUF to DTW in 2009.
  • The newest aircraft servicing BUF to DTW in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.
  • 152,078 seats were available on flights from BUF to DTW in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 123,284 passengers flew on all flights from BUF to DTW that year.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Buffalo to Detroit in 2009 was 79.12%.
  • Northwest Airlines, Northwest Airlink, Comair, Air Greenland, go Operated by Mesa Airlines offer flights from Buffalo, NY to Detroit, MI.
  • Comair offers the shortest flight times from Buffalo to Detroit.
  • Northwest Airlink, Northwest Airlines, Comair operate the shortest flights from Buffalo to Detroit.
  • The shortest flight between BUF and DTW takes about 40 minutes.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Buffalo, NY to Detroit, MI in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-4 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)