Buffalo airport (BUF)

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Niagara International Airport, opened on May 11, 1939, serves the Buffalo metropolitan region and the Niagara Falls area. It operates with domestic destinations and seasonal international flights to Mexico and the Caribbean.

Official Website: buffaloairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 4.7 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +1 716 630 6000. E-mail: [email protected] The information counter is located on the lower level, across from the baggage reclaim area.

Location

The airport is located 14 km (9 miles) east from Buffalo.

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Car rental desks are found on the ground floor of the short-term parking lot, opposite the Arrivals area.

Alamo (Tel +1 716 631 2044 / 800 327 9633 - 6:00 am to 0:30 am)
Avis (Tel +1 716 632 1808 / 800 831 2847 - 6:30 am to 0:30 am)
Budget (Tel +1 716 632 6400 / 800 283 4387 - 6:30 am to 0:30 am)
Dollar (Tel +1 716 632 4774 / 800 800 4000 - 5:30 am to 0:30 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 716 565 0002 / 800 736 8222 - 7:30 am to 10:30 pm)
Hertz (Tel +1 716 632 4763 / 800 654 3131 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:00 am to 0:30 am, weekends from 7:00 am to 0:30 am)
National (Tel +1 716 634 9220 / 800 227 7368 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:30 am to 0:00 am, Saturdays and Sundays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am)

 

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The airport has ATMs, currency exchange service (until 5:00 pm), plugs for electric devices, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access for 45 minutes.

Food and Drinks- Restaurants, bars, fast food outlets, coffee shops and vending machines, most of them in the food court of the upper level.
Shopping- Souvenir stands, jewellery, accessories, newsagents.
Baggage- Carts available on the lower level, baggage reclaim area. Enquiries about lost property can be made through Tel +1 716 630 6000 ext. 3 or by filling the following online form.
Other Services- Hairdresser's, chidren's play area, shoeshine, baby care room.

 

Several parking options for short and long stays and a free passenger pick-up zone (Cell Phone Lot) at the entrance to the airport. More information: Tel +1 716 630 6191. Rates and reservations

Daily/Hourly Parking Garage (red) - Multi-storey facility with covered spaces for short and long stays, opposite the terminal. There are charging stations for electric vehicles. Level 1 can only be used with prior reservation.
Preferred Parking Lot (green), Long Term Parking Lot (orange) & Economy Parking Lot (blue) - Long-term areas, with a free shuttle service around the clock to the terminal.

 

Facilities include ramps, escalators, lifts, relief areas for service animals, adapted telephones and toilets, Braille signage, electric vehicles for passenger transport, reserved parking spaces and special lanes at the airport controls. The public bus service can provide accessible vehicles. To request wheelchair assistance, call Tel +1 716 633 3726. Passengers requiring special assistance should inform their airline about their needs at least 72 hours in advance.