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Flights from San Francisco to Buffalo, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00

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San Francisco to Buffalo Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Buffalo. American & United frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Buffalo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SFOBUF
Wed 11/16
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$379
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American
SFOBUF
Wed 11/30
1 stop
BUFSFO
Wed 12/7
1 stop
$379
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United
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
BUFSFO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$382
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United
SFOBUF
Tue 10/18
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SFOBUF
Sat 10/22
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SFOBUF
Wed 11/16
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SFOBUF
Tue 12/13
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 12/20
1 stop
$382
Select
JetBlue
SFOBUF
Wed 11/16
1 stop
BUFSFO
Tue 12/6
1 stop
$402
Select
JetBlue
SFOBUF
Wed 1/4
1 stop
BUFSFO
Wed 1/11
1 stop
$402
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Buffalo?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Buffalo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $409.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Buffalo?

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 San Francisco to Buffalo 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 San Francisco to Buffalo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $646
7-14 days $0 $380
14-21 days $0 $380
21-30 days $0 $380
30-60 days $0 $379
60-90 days $0 $379
90+ days $0 $402

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Buffalo

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Buffalo is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$435 $380 $379 $435 $412 $380 $440

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Buffalo 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 San Francisco to Buffalo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October San Francisco Buffalo American 10/15/16 10/22/16 1 $380
November San Francisco Buffalo American 11/16/16 12/6/16 1 $379
December San Francisco Buffalo American 12/13/16 12/20/16 1 $380
January San Francisco Buffalo JetBlue 1/4/17 1/11/17 1 $402
February San Francisco Buffalo American 2/10/17 2/15/17 1 $408
March San Francisco Buffalo United 3/3/17 3/5/17 2 $476
May San Francisco Buffalo JetBlue 5/31/17 6/4/17 2 $640
June San Francisco Buffalo American 6/14/17 6/21/17 1 $500

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Buffalo

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Buffalo. 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
$646
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$646 $542
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$542 $380
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$380 $444
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$444 $435
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$435

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Buffalo

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 San Francisco to Buffalo is $447.

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

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

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 San Francisco to Buffalo. 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 San Francisco to Buffalo is $255.

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

San Francisco to Buffalo Flight Questions

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

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

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Buffalo Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:13 -04:00Number of routes searched: 267Number of itineraries searched: 83,553

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Buffalo? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Buffalo. 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.

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

San Francisco to Buffalo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Buffalo. 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 San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $222
Flights from San Francisco to Rochester American, JetBlue, Delta, United $377
Flights from San Francisco to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $282
Flights from San Francisco to Detroit American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $305
Flights from San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
Flights from San Francisco to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $355
Flights from San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $269
Flights from San Francisco to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $332
Flights from San Francisco to Pittsburgh American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $340

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Toronto American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, Copa, Delta, United, WestJet $374

Cheap Domestic Flights to Buffalo - BUF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Buffalo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $382
Flights from San Jose to Buffalo Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $472
Flights from Oakland to Buffalo American, JetBlue, Delta $436
Flights from Reno to Buffalo American, JetBlue, Delta, United Check Dates
Flights from Fresno to Buffalo American, Delta, United $444
Flights from Redding to Buffalo United $1,074
Flights from Monterey to Buffalo American, United $470
Flights from Modesto to BuffaloCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to New York Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $277
Flights from Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $277
Flights from Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $254
Flights from Oakland to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $137
Flights from Sacramento to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $264
Flights from Sacramento to Rochester American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $382

Cheap International Flights to Buffalo - BUF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Toronto American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, United $377
Flights from San Jose to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, Delta, United $360
Flights from Oakland to Toronto American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, WestJet $401
Flights from Fresno to Toronto American, Alaska, Delta, United $448
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Buffalo