Cheap flights from San Francisco to Buffalo (SFO - BUF)

SFO — BUF
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from San Francisco to Buffalo are usually found in January or September, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Buffalo (BUF)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to BUF flight in 2023: compare San Francisco to Buffalo flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Buffalo.

SFO - BUF

Price

$352 - $820

BUF

Temperature

24.8 - 71.6 °F

BUF

Rainfall

2.5 - 4 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 40% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$352From San Francisco to Buffalo
One-way from$127One-way flight from San Francisco to Buffalo

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Buffalo?

Users have found that flying from San Francisco to Buffalo on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 19% by booking at least 19 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Francisco to Buffalo within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $453.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Buffalo?

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Buffalo from San Francisco. Prices for January average $492 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $196. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a January flight can save you 66% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Buffalo (SFO - BUF)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Francisco to Buffalo in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 58% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Buffalo in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SFO to BUF flights for January, February
Feb 3 - Feb 6
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

11h 31m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 56m
$166

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 20 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

12h 20m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 02m
$173

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 26 - Mar 5
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

22h 25m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

8h 44m
$187

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

San Francisco to Buffalo 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Buffalo from San Francisco found for this year
Mar 2 - Mar 6
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

11h 59m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

17h 59m
$164

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26

May 4 - May 9
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

7h 48m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 31m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Mar 5 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

9h 09m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 02m
$167

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap Frontier flights from San Francisco to Buffalo

Feb 5 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

21h 08m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

15h 55m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Mar 5 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

9h 09m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

19h 02m
$167

Frontier

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Deal found 1/25

May 4 - May 8
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

7h 48m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

10h 24m
$169

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Cheap JetBlue flights from San Francisco to Buffalo

Mar 3 - Mar 9
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

8h 02m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 13m
$253

JetBlue

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 8 - Feb 11
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

9h 18m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 02m
$305

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 4 - Feb 8
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

9h 05m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

11h 43m
$433

JetBlue

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Deal found 1/24

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Buffalo

Late deals on return flights to Buffalo from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 6
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

11h 31m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 56m
$166

Frontier

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 3 - Feb 6
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

2 stops

15h 48m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

18h 56m
$226

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 5 - Feb 12
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

21h 08m
BUF

Buffalo

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

17h 43m
$280

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Buffalo from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Buffalo
Feb 19
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

9h 09m
$82

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 18
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

18h 05m
$87

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

BUF

Buffalo

1 stop

11h 59m
$95

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Buffalo

Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

JetBlue
7.7
Good
360 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,142 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,680 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Frontier
6.1
Okay
537 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,007 reviews

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

This flight was over an hour and a half delayed and delta had no apologies to make. As usual their crew and staff are rude and uncaring

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Buffalo flights.

Which airlines flying from San Francisco to Buffalo have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Buffalo that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Buffalo for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Buffalo for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $166, but on average you can expect to pay $220.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Buffalo for under $200?

There are currently 12+ open flights from San Francisco to Buffalo within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this San Francisco to Buffalo flight route?

The San Francisco to Buffalo flight path was viewed by 11 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Buffalo round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from San Francisco to Buffalo is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $166 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are JetBlue and Delta, starting at $253 and $259 round-trip. Users have found that Frontier is 66% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Buffalo one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $82 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $127 and Delta from $130 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Francisco to Buffalo?

When booking a flight from San Francisco to Buffalo, you may want to consider flying on Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Buffalo?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Buffalo? While on average our users pay $983, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $84. The most popular route (San Francisco - Buffalo), is priced around $211.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Buffalo

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 7 airlines flying from San Francisco to Buffalo

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Buffalo choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$159Average$240FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$251Average$635FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$255Average$479FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$258Average$556FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$267Average$636FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$432Average$610FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Linear Air TaxiCheapest$45,083Average$108,188FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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