Cheap flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara (BUF - SBA) from $381

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BUF — SBA
Apr 28 — May 51

Cheap flight deals from Buffalo to Santa Barbara

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Buffalo (BUF) to Santa Barbara (SBA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated April 23, 2024.

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July

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January

Average price

$594

Round-trip from

$238
High demand for flights, 42% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Buffalo to Santa Barbara

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

Users have found that flying from Buffalo to Santa Barbara on a Sunday 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 Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 36 days in advance to save up to 137% 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 36 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 Santa Barbara 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $374, or $414 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara from Buffalo. Users have commonly found prices around $372 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $114. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Santa Barbara (BUF - SBA)?

When flying from Buffalo to Santa Barbara, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 20% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Buffalo and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest United Airlines flights traveling from Buffalo to Santa Barbara. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Thu 8/2910:53 amBUF - SBA
1 stop16h 06mUnited Airlines
Sun 9/16:00 amSBA - BUF
2 stops11h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$391
Thu 8/297:00 amBUF - SBA
3 stops19h 59mUnited Airlines
Sun 9/16:00 amSBA - BUF
2 stops11h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$561
Thu 7/47:00 amBUF - SBA
2 stops19h 59mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/96:24 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops12h 22mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$643
Tue 7/26:03 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops8h 56mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:03 amSBA - BUF
2 stops9h 53mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$664
Tue 7/26:03 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops8h 56mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/135:15 amSBA - BUF
2 stops13h 34mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$682
Thu 7/47:00 amBUF - SBA
2 stops19h 59mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:03 amSBA - BUF
2 stops9h 53mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$693
Thu 7/47:00 amBUF - SBA
2 stops19h 59mUnited Airlines
Mon 7/86:24 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops19h 33mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$710
Thu 7/47:00 amBUF - SBA
2 stops19h 59mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/135:15 amSBA - BUF
2 stops13h 34mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$711
Tue 7/26:03 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops8h 56mUnited Airlines
Thu 7/1111:03 amSBA - BUF
2 stops9h 53mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$733

Cheap American Airlines flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Buffalo and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available American Airlines flights departing from Buffalo and landing in Santa Barbara. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Thu 7/46:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop10h 23mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/116:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$381
Thu 7/45:33 amBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 30mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/116:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$386
Wed 7/36:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 55mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/106:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$388
Thu 8/297:20 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/16:20 amSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$416
Tue 7/26:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 55mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/94:11 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$422
Thu 7/187:00 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 27mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/316:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$424
Tue 7/28:15 amBUF - SBA
2 stops10h 12mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/94:11 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$427
Wed 7/312:38 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 20mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/106:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$429
Thu 7/46:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop10h 23mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/115:10 amSBA - BUF
1 stop8h 44mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$452

Cheap Buffalo to Santa Barbara flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Buffalo to Santa Barbara specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Prices were last updated on April 23, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Buffalo to Santa Barbara in April and May 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Mon 5/66:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 16mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/89:56 amSBA - BUF
2 stops11h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$499
Mon 5/68:28 amBUF - SBA
2 stops10h 16mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/89:56 amSBA - BUF
2 stops11h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$504
Mon 5/66:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 16mAmerican Airlines
Wed 5/812:31 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop6h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$576
Tue 4/3012:39 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 42mUnited Airlines
Sat 5/47:10 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops12h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/21$794
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$852
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
2 stops12h 06mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$857
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/21$875
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
2 stops12h 06mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/21$880
Mon 5/611:06 amBUF - SBA
2 stops10h 07mUnited Airlines
Wed 5/85:15 amSBA - BUF
3 stops15h 08mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$4,737

Buffalo to Santa Barbara 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Buffalo and Santa Barbara in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from Buffalo to Santa Barbara in April and May 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Thu 7/46:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop10h 23mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/116:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$381
Thu 7/45:33 amBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 30mAmerican Airlines
Thu 7/116:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$386
Wed 7/36:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 55mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/106:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$388
Thu 8/2910:53 amBUF - SBA
1 stop16h 06mUnited Airlines
Sun 9/16:00 amSBA - BUF
2 stops11h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/22$391
Thu 8/297:20 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 15mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/16:20 amSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$416
Tue 7/26:40 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 55mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/94:11 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$422
Thu 7/187:00 amBUF - SBA
1 stop7h 27mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/316:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/23$424
Tue 7/28:15 amBUF - SBA
2 stops10h 12mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/94:11 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$427
Wed 7/312:38 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 20mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/106:38 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops14h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$429

Buffalo to Santa Barbara flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Buffalo to Santa Barbara for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.
Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Buffalo to Santa Barbara. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Tue 4/3012:39 pmBUF - SBA
2 stops11h 42mUnited Airlines
Sat 5/47:10 pmSBA - BUF
2 stops12h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/21$794
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$852
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
2 stops12h 06mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/22$857
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
1 stop8h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/21$875
Tue 4/306:35 amBUF - SBA
2 stops12h 06mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/412:29 pmSBA - BUF
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/21$880

Find flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,073,952 searches. Data last updated April 23, 2024.

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Any airport

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Any airport

Budget

$381 - $604

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Price

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 7/4

1 stop10h 23m

Santa Barbara

Thu 7/11

2 stops14h 19m

$381

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 7/4

2 stops11h 30m

Santa Barbara

Thu 7/11

2 stops14h 19m

$386

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Wed 7/3

1 stop7h 55m

Santa Barbara

Wed 7/10

2 stops14h 19m

$388

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 8/29

1 stop16h 06m

Santa Barbara

Sun 9/1

2 stops11h 50m

$391

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 8/29

1 stop7h 15m

Santa Barbara

Sun 9/1

1 stop7h 03m

$416

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Tue 7/2

1 stop7h 55m

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/9

2 stops14h 13m

$422

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 8/29

2 stops13h 10m

Santa Barbara

Sun 9/1

2 stops11h 55m

$481

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Thu 8/29

3 stops19h 59m

Santa Barbara

Sun 9/1

2 stops11h 50m

$561

BuffaloSanta Barbara

BUF - SBA

BUFSBA

Buffalo

Wed 7/3

1 stop8h 15m

Santa Barbara

Mon 7/8

2 stops23h 16m

$604

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 4/22

When is the cheapest time to fly from Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Buffalo to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Buffalo to Santa Barbara flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip from Buffalo to Santa Barbara by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Buffalo to Santa Barbara is currently $0 while a round-trip flight costs $448. Price data was last updated on April 21, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Buffalo to Santa Barbara (average of $359). Flying from Buffalo to Santa Barbara in June is currently the most expensive (average of $563). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$359

February

$394

March

$446

April

$461

May

$460

June

$563

July

$506

August

$443

September

$400

October

$420

November

$449

December

$426

Temperature and rainfall in Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip to Santa Barbara by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Santa Barbara

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Santa Barbara. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Santa Barbara. Reviews last updated April 23, 2024.
Get a feel of what it's like to fly with United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta from Buffalo to Santa Barbara by reading reviews from past customers. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

7.4
Good
11,272 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

7.3
Good
14,914 reviews
8.1
Very good
11,028 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.1

Crew

8.6

Food

7.5

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew was nice and courteous. Boarding went smoothly. But we experienced a few minutes of extreme turbulence.

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  • Can I find flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $381, but on average you can expect to pay $468.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Buffalo to Santa Barbara for under $800?

    There are currently 5+ open flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $800.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Buffalo to Santa Barbara round-trip?

    American Airlines, at $381, was found to be the cheapest airline from Buffalo to Santa Barbara.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Delta. These flights start at 43% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

  • What does BUF to SBA mean?

    Buffalo Airport is BUF and Santa Barbara Airport is SBA. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Buffalo to Santa Barbara flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Buffalo to Santa Barbara flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Buffalo to Santa Barbara flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Buffalo to Santa Barbara by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Buffalo to Santa Barbara offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Buffalo to Santa Barbara?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Buffalo to Santa Barbara flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Buffalo to Santa Barbara flight deals updated?

    The Buffalo to Santa Barbara flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/23.

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