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The cheapest times to fly from SEA to BUR are

  • January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SEA to BUR is late October. Prices can be as high as $604 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $164 for Tuesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Burbank

Flying from Seattle, WA (SEA) to Burbank, CA (BUR) will usually cost between $167 to $329 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $177. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $355. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $179 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $204 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SEA to BUR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SEA to BUR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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SEA to BUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SEA to BUR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Seattle. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $73 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $189. Return trip prices are from the BUR to SEA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SEA to BUR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from SEA to BUR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from BUR
  • Usually 13.24% less expensive than BUR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SEA to SAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 18 miles (29 km) away from BUR
  • Usually 12.25% less expensive than BUR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SEA to LAX flights

Destination alternative #3: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from BUR
  • Usually 3.19% less expensive than BUR
  • Nonstop flights available

See SEA to SNA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SEA to BUR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bob Hope Airport to Seattle/Tacoma International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 938 miles or 1510 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SEA to BUR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SEA to BUR flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Seattle, WA and Burbank, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from SEA to BUR.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeSEA
Origination airport nameSeattle/Tacoma International Airport
CitySeattle, WA
Countrythe United States
Latitude47.5
Longitude-122.3

Return Airport

Destination codeBUR
Destination airport nameBob Hope Airport
CityBurbank, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude34.2
Longitude-118.4

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from SEA to BUR tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 23% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 23% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BUR heading for SEA about 6 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Burbank, CA is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Alaska: 6 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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