Buffalo Airport Informational Guide to Buffalo Niagara Airport (BUF) - Non Official

Buffalo Airport Terminal

Buffalo Airport Terminal opened in 2009 and handles both domestic and international flights. 

Present & future

Since 2017, there has been several upgrading and expansion works at Buffalo Airport Terminal which includes a new restroom with nursing room, conference rooms, more concessions, new baggage carousels, a new walkway, an expanded storage area, a new curbside, among others.

Its completion is expected by 2019. 


Buffalo Airport Terminal comprises a couple of levels:

Lower level

This is the Arrivals level, where baggage claim area is located plus other services such as information desk, rental car counters, a hotel, among others.

Please note that outside this level there can be found ground transportation (hotel shuttles, coaches, public transportation, parking shuttles, taxi, car rentals). 

Upper level

Find here Departures, check-in desks and ticket counters.

There’s a food court and a couple of security checkpoints to the boarding area (the Main Gateway Concourse) where boarding gates 1 to 26 are located. 

Services: Free work stations, chargers, free power share stations, currency exchange. 


See the Services at Buffalo Airport Terminal: 

-Restaurants and cafeterias
-Shops and Duty free
-Currency Exchange
-Car rental services
-Transportation access
-Parking access
-Baggage Service office
-Information desk
-Free work stations
-Free power share stations

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WNY Freedom Lounge: Open from 06:00 am to 10:00 pm. Services: Newspapers, snacks, TV.