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The cheapest times to fly from OAK to BUF are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 13th to November 18th
  • early December

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 OAK to BUF is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1651 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $322 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Buffalo

Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Buffalo, NY (BUF) will usually cost between $336 to $775 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $339. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $905. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $565 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $439 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to BUF flight.

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

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OAK to BUF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OAK to BUF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $174 (29%) 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 $421. Return trip prices are from the BUF to OAK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from OAK to BUF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from OAK to BUF? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Buffalo Niagara International Airport to Metropolitan Oakland International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2293 miles or 3690 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from OAK to BUF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to BUF flight is about 5 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Buffalo, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 107 available flights from OAK to BUF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code OAK
Origination airport name Metropolitan Oakland International Airport
City Oakland, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.7
Longitude -122.2

Return Airport

Destination code BUF
Destination airport name Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City Buffalo, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -78.7

 

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