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Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:04 -04:00

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Buffalo to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:04 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Buffalo to San Francisco. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Buffalo to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
BUFSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOBUF
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$378
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United
BUFSFO
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SFOBUF
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$381
Select
JetBlue
BUFSFO
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SFOBUF
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$411
Select

How Much is a Flight from Buffalo to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Buffalo to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $393.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Buffalo to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Buffalo to San Francisco?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Buffalo to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $502
7-14 days $0 $400
14-21 days $0 $379
21-30 days $0 $378
30-60 days $0 $379
60-90 days $0 $383
90+ days $0 $380

Cheapest Day To Fly from Buffalo to San Francisco

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Buffalo to San Francisco is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$394 $379 $383 $394 $406 $378 $411

Compare Flight Prices from Buffalo to San Francisco by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Buffalo to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Buffalo San Francisco United 9/30/16 10/2/16 1 $796
October Buffalo San Francisco American 10/29/16 11/5/16 1 $378
November Buffalo San Francisco American 11/1/16 11/5/16 1 $379
December Buffalo San Francisco American 12/3/16 12/7/16 1 $383
January Buffalo San Francisco American 1/25/17 1/31/17 1 $380
February Buffalo San Francisco American 2/1/17 2/15/17 1 $383
March Buffalo San Francisco United 3/1/17 3/8/17 1 $410
April Buffalo San Francisco United 4/13/17 4/18/17 2 $484

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Buffalo to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$590
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$590 $400
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$400 $386
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$386 $406
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$406 $396
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$396

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Buffalo to San Francisco is $445.

The average price for direct flights from Buffalo to San Francisco is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Buffalo to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Buffalo to San Francisco is $249.

The average price for round trip flights from Buffalo to San Francisco is $471.

Buffalo to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Buffalo to San Francisco?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Buffalo flying to San Francisco Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:04 -04:00Number of routes searched: 159Number of itineraries searched: 121,578

Wondering which airlines fly out of Buffalo to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Buffalo airlines with flights to San Francisco. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Buffalo to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American BOS
American CLT
American DFW
American ORD
American PHL
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta JFK
Delta MSP
United EWR
United IAD
United ORD
JetBlue BOS / JFK
JetBlue JFK / BOS
Delta DTW / LAX
United EWR / ATL
United EWR / BOS

Buffalo to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Buffalo and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Buffalo - BUF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Buffalo to Oakland American, Delta $388
Flights from Buffalo to San Jose American, Delta $387

Cheap International Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Toronto to San Francisco American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United, WestJet $309
Flights from London to San Francisco Delta, WestJet $475
Flights from Kingston to San Francisco Air Canada $887
Flights from Toronto to Oakland American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, WestJet $378
Flights from Toronto to San Jose American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, United, WestJet $305
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United, WestJet $314
Flights from Toronto to Sacramento American, Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, United $317
Cheap Flights from Buffalo to San Francisco