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Cheap flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles (BUF - LAX)

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The best prices from Buffalo to Los Angeles are usually found in August or September, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Buffalo (BUF) to Los Angeles (LAX)

BUF - LAX
Price
$254 - $408
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$254

From Buffalo to Los Angeles

One-way from

$110

One-way flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Los Angeles?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 23% on the overall cost on flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 33 days in advance to save up to 72% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 33 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $375, or $533 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Buffalo to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Buffalo in August are about $307 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $107.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Los Angeles (BUF - LAX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Buffalo to Los Angeles is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 52% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles in December, January 2021

The best prices found for BUF to LAX flights for December, January
17 Dec - 26 Dec
$85pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
25 Dec - 30 Dec
$103pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
17 Dec - 23 Dec
$108pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

Buffalo to Los Angeles 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Buffalo found for this year
17 Dec - 26 Dec
$85pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
25 Dec - 30 Dec
$103pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
17 Dec - 23 Dec
$108pp
BUF
Buffalo
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Buffalo

Save time with Buffalo to Los Angeles direct flight deals
19 Dec - 3 Jan
$300pp
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
19 May - 20 May
$308pp
BUF
Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo
20 May - 23 May
$355pp
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Buffalo
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
JetBlue
Non-Stop
BUF
Buffalo

Last minute flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Buffalo, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$170pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$172pp
BUF
Buffalo
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BUF
Buffalo
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$228pp
BUF
Buffalo
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BUF
Buffalo

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Buffalo

The cheapest one-way flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles
3:15 am - 11:34 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
11h 19m
BUF - LAX
United Airlines
$110
United
6:49 am - 12:46 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
32h 57m
BUF - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$128
Gotogate
3:34 pm - 2:41 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
26h 07m
BUF - LAX
Frontier
$130
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Buffalo to Los Angeles flights.

Flight FAQs

From Buffalo to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Buffalo to Los Angeles due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Buffalo and Los Angeles for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Buffalo to Los Angeles to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Buffalo to Los Angeles are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Buffalo to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $129.

Are there nonstop flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles is less than $404.

Are there last-minute flights available from Buffalo to Los Angeles for under $200?

There are currently 15+ open flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles have been viewed 255 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Buffalo or Los Angeles?

The rainfall in Buffalo is generally less than the rainfall in Los Angeles. This will continue over the next 21 days.

Is Buffalo weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Los Angeles is generally hotter than in Buffalo.

How long is the flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles?

There are many flights that can get you from Buffalo to Los Angeles in 8h 22m. Fly via American Airlines or Frontier to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Buffalo to Los Angeles round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles round-trip from $68. This flight start at 75% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Buffalo to Los Angeles one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Buffalo to Los Angeles are Frontier ($40), American Airlines ($92), and Delta ($109).

Alternative routes for Buffalo to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Buffalo to Los Angeles
Average temperature for December in Los Angeles
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Los Angeles
1.0 ″

Airports servicing Buffalo

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Top 5 airlines from Buffalo to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Buffalo to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$107 $242 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$132 $244 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$106 $246 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$107 $254 No cancel fee 69%
JetBlue
$134 $349 No cancel fee 62%
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