Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Buffalo to California
JetBlue, Hawaiian Airlines and Singapore Airlines have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Buffalo to California. Confirm policies on booking site.
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The cheapest ticket to California from Buffalo found in the last 72 hours was $118 one-way, and $264 round-trip. The most popular route is from Buffalo to Los Angeles, and the cheapest round-trip airline ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $118.
JetBlue flies most frequently to Los Angeles from Buffalo.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days.
With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Todo fue muy bien exelente"
Pros: "Entertaiment was good, seat was ok"
Cons: "Internet could be faster."
Pros: "Someone greeted me ..."
Cons: "For the check-in crew to be more enthusiastic, helpful, engaging and going above and beyond for their clients…"
Pros: "Everything is always great on Jetblue"
Pros: "Check in process was smooth"
Cons: "The temperature on the plane was hot, multiple customers had informed the crew but they were unable to change it. It was an old plane and needs updating."
Cons: "Wonderful wheel chair service."
Cons: "Better notification about delays"
Pros: "Sleeping in"
Cons: "Sleeping in longer"
Cons: "There was no video screen available"
Cons: "My main comment is that the wi-fi didn't work for all passengers. One of the reasons I flew this airline was because they promise reliable wi-fi on the flight and despite multiple attempts to troubleshoot, it never worked."
Pros: "Lots of water ..."
Cons: "Cramped up . Need more leg.room"
Pros: "Crew was very pleasant and helpful"
Cons: "Gary was his name. I went up to go to the bathroom, I had heard the announcement prior to that and no one had mentioned anything about seatbelts or staying in my seat. I made sure before I got up. As I get up he approaches me and said "you need to stay in your seat, began to shake his head,"they mentioned it like 5 times", he then said. I really dont appreciate the attitude. It's not what you say it's how you say it. Work on your attitude Gary from JetBlue"
Pros: "The space and chairs The choice of movies"
Pros: "I like jetblue, everything is excellent,."
Cons: "I was not on it"
Cons: "It took over 2.5 hours to decide to switch airplanes"
Pros: "The pilot was on it, time for some new planes."
Cons: "The plane left the gate 35 min late, went to take off the pilot saw a water leak returned to the gate. Finally fixed than went to leave the gate the 2nd time and there was another malfunction. 2 hours later finally took off. When we landed at lax we had to travel across the runway for quite awhile to our gate where we had to wait another 45 min for the other plane to leave before we could park."
Pros: "I assume it's a well-known fact that airlines exaggerate the actual flight time to create an illusion of early arrival. However, the net result is sitting on the tarmac because the arrival gate is occupied...for an hour."
Cons: "See above"
Pros: "The crew was very kind, but the pilot did not inform the cabin what was happening often enough."
Cons: "There was over a four-hour delay to board and 2 more hours on the jetway before we took off. I ended up having to re-route through Long Beach and pay $75 more to get home."
Pros: "Cabin crew were great at looking after us and we had plenty of legroom in coach!"
Cons: "The entertainment selection was a bit limited and there was no wi-fi."
Pros: "Night masked"
Cons: "Flight attendant was rude as hell , she looked like she didn’t know what she was doing"
Pros: "Thank you for the leg room! While all the other airlines are packing people on the plane like sardines, thank you for treating your customers, especially the economy customers like human beings. I can’t emphasize enough how much that will affect my travel choice and I am not even a person of big built."
Cons: "The head rest did not have the bending capability so the head can’t rest comfortably to either side while sleeping."
Pros: "All our flights with jetblue were excellent"
Pros: "Nothing only wifi was there ...rest everything pathetic"
Cons: "Our whole baggage cane out broken"
Pros: "Very professional and enthusiastic Jetblue staff from bag check to arrival."
Pros: "The airline stewardess was patient and very attentive once I developed a headache. After a couple of non-Aspirin, I was enjoying my vast array of movie selections"
Cons: "Honestly, I can not voice any concerns or problems I had with the flight and crew. Thank you Jesus, God carried us through"
Cons: "A 2 year old child screamed approximately 4 of the 5 hours we were in the air. The crew should have brought it to the attention of the parents or asked that they take the child to the back of plane and try to calm him down ."
Pros: "We made it to our destination in one piece so that's good I guess"
Cons: "Delayed over 3hrs. Didn't get to sit with my wife. They switched movies 30min into the movie that I was enjoying. Attendants seemed annoyed at life in general."
Pros: "the marketplace, the extra legroom, that announcements weren't too loud and didn't come in thru headphones. the design of the plane"
Cons: "the tv kept flipping out everytime my row-mate put their elbow on the arm rest."
Pros: "Service was phenomenal"
Pros: "Service and timing"
Pros: "Free internet, great landing."
Cons: "A complimentary lunch meal should be served."
Pros: "Free food."
Cons: "Wrong sandwich. Soggy sandwich. Sound was scratchy. Movies need closed caption option."
Pros: "Great trip, but the mini tv wasn't working which was a bummer."
Pros: "Boarding was easy. I like the Dunkin Donuts coffee"
Cons: "My overhead light and tv we're both not working. The stewardess was rude when I brought it up. Told me to move to the next empty seat dismissively. I bought a window seat on purpose and did not want to move. My concerns were left unaddressed"
Pros: "Service perfect"
Cons: "Our luggage came back broken (case cracked)"
Cons: "After landing we sat on the runway for one hour."
Pros: "Walking in to the Boston terminal was immediately relaxing. I got through the line quickly and once I got to my gate it was also very relaxing."
Cons: "Soba noodles were soggy, but not a deal breaker!"
Cons: "We were waiting on the taxieway for 45 min after we landed."
Cons: "TV didn't work"
Pros: "Good, friendly, competent service all around."
Pros: "Crew were friendlier than many other airlines"
Pros: "Never went on the flight."
Cons: "Awful customer service"
Pros: "I didn't fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles"
Cons: "I didn't fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles"
Cons: "Wifi was completely useless. I prefer to pay to get simething."
Pros: "On time"
Pros: "Everything! Thank you"
Cons: "Nothing. Thanks"
Cons: "Again, make sure to note conspicuously that luggage price is not included."
Cons: "Plane was too hot"
Cons: "It was canceled"
Pros: "Each employee on the plane was nice."
Pros: "Loved the plane, people and timeliness"
Pros: "Delta always does a superior job - domestically and internationally!"
Cons: "Nothing, keep at it"
Cons: "Everything was perfect!"
Cons: "Have to call out the delta lounge...excellent and healthy. My experience was outstanding. Thanks Delta"
Pros: "Informative communications during delay"
Cons: "Rushing to board resulting in bad customer service during boarding"
Pros: "Everything went smoothly. Baggage was at carousel before we were, a first."
Cons: "Everything was fine."
Pros: "Operated by Delta so great!"
Pros: "Excellent Service."
Pros: "The movies"
Cons: "We boarded late, then sat in a hot plane for an ester 30-40 mins because the route got cancelled. They wouldn’t serve us beverages while it was so hot inside. We landed over 49 mins later into Lax"
Pros: "Staff very courteous and professional"
Pros: "on time"
Pros: "to their Diamond Medallion customers"
Cons: "The airplane was freezing cold. I had on a sweater and jacket and was unbearably cold. The entire plane was miserable. There weren’t any blankets either...this is not the"
Pros: "Flights were on time and friendly attendants!"
Cons: "No drink or snack service. No trash pick up. No option to purchase or rent headphones"
Cons: "waiting on the tarmac for 40 minutes"
Pros: "Over cramped No Space for carry on slow service"
Cons: "Over cramped No Space for carry on slow service"
Pros: "No hassle, no drama, very smooth."
Cons: "The blueberries were rather bland."
Pros: "Friendly people and clean plane"
Cons: "They lost my luggage, I hope it shows up shortly"
Pros: "The airline did not disappoint and the customer service were very professional"
Cons: "Make sure the new signs are posted in all airports for boarding. That will help control people at the entrance"
Pros: "Sitting in middle isle, just get elbowed a lot."
Pros: "All I need to say."
Cons: "Late and missed my international connection"
Cons: "Boarding area; boarding agent; boarding staffing; seating (comfort); flt. attendants: That's all... aww"
Cons: "Delay from Seattle to pasco."
Pros: "Really liked the plan"
Pros: "Unlimited snacks and drinks..."
Cons: "The mediocre upgrade."
Cons: "1. Boarding order is not by seating making boarding very inefficient"
Pros: "Our stewardess in the economy cabin was probably one of the best we have ever encountered. She was very courteous and personable."
Pros: "Everything from boarding, service, arrival time and deplaining was smooth"
Pros: "On time"
Cons: "No free meals."
Pros: "They got us from A to B without any problems."
Cons: "Efficient to the point of robotic."
Cons: "Flight Attendant should dis infect the lavatory everytime a customer uses since they have plenty of downtime (no longer serving refreshments)."
Pros: "Going my flight was delayed almost 4 hours and my connecting flight was canceled. Had to stay over night in the airport. I was able to book another flight and make it to my destination. But had to wait for the next flight to bring my baggage."
Cons: "Coming back my flight was good . I have no complaints."
Cons: "2 HRS LATE"
Pros: "Food and staff are great"
Cons: "Small space between seats"
Pros: "Totally fine"
Cons: "It was fine"
Pros: "The boarding was efficient. The service was fine. The pilot was informative."
Pros: "on-time, very organized, fast checkin"
Cons: "cramp leg space"
Cons: "I paid 800.00 and no breakfast order lunch served."
Pros: "we had all the necessary conditions for work, rest, sleep and eating. The level of service has increased"
Pros: "The staff were all quite polite and helpful"
Cons: "the boarding process is chaotic. No one pays attention to the boarding numbers and it's just a big, pushing, shoving mess. I'd like to see a little more use of the system to keep.people more orderly."
Cons: "Everything was perfect"
Pros: "Good movie selection, decent food selection."
Cons: "Wifi was not free."
Pros: "Every thing."
Cons: "All good"
Pros: "I don't know how airlines get away with all the stipulations and regualations they have in the buying process there is. Otho g I like about the scam artist they are"
Cons: "The fact they they can just make it a policy and then because the employees have to have a job and enforce it blows my mind. 200 dollar transfer fee plus the difference in the ticket when it's over two weeks in advance. You people are scam artist"
Pros: "The gate agent was able to find me another option."
Cons: "The phone agent was really bad at helping."
Cons: "They charged me for my baggaged. Said it wasnt included with the ticket"
Pros: "The movies"
Cons: "No Food"
Cons: "Internet is kinda hard to get connected to sometimes."
Pros: "Food was great and the service!!"
Cons: "Gogo inflight entertainment"
Pros: "I have been traveling several times with this airline and think they are good overall."
Cons: "Reclining chair sometime is not working."
Pros: "Great smile for all the air hostess all the time"
Cons: "Not allowed single single baggage,"
Pros: "No issues. The whole trip went well."
Cons: "The little lady sitting next to me took my seat but it just let her have the window seat because she could not speak english"
Cons: "4 hr. Layover"
Pros: "comfortable seating"
Cons: "Movies was good."
Pros: "Everything overall"
Pros: "Comfort, convienience. Great service. Will fly again."
Pros: "Everything was nice and comfy"
Cons: "Nothing everything is perfect"
Pros: "Easy boarding"
Cons: "Strange kid sitting next to me"
Cons: "Delay boarding and then dropped us off at a remote runway and had to wait 45 minutes for a bus to main terminal!"
Pros: "Nothing stood out"
Cons: "Nothing stood out"
Cons: "Looks ghetto and no wifi"
Pros: "i have to pay $90 for my seat"
Pros: "The movies were great and the staff was friendly"
Pros: "Confortable and entairtement"
Cons: "The food"
Cons: "Constant delays and cancellenations"
Pros: "Ease of access. Hospitality."
Pros: "Speed check in"
Pros: "I liked the smooth ride, and engaging captain. We didn't hit much turbulence, even if it is uncontrollable. Takeoff and landing was smooth and put my worries about flying to rest."
Cons: "We wait to long for the connection"
Pros: "First time traveling with my service dog. It was a very pleasant experience and everything went wonderfully!"
Cons: "The Hub"
Cons: "Check in in MN was bad."
Pros: "loved the small snack -THANK YOU"
Cons: "USA boarding procedures and the shuttle bus procedure at LAX"
Pros: "Their logo"
Cons: "Crews are very recist.Food quantity was like they were feeding birds. Very overrated airlines. Not worth it to pay those extra bucks. Even AA is lot better in comparison to Qantas"
Cons: "They did not enforce masks. Person sitting next to me had mask off the entire time."
Cons: "On time departure and arrival"
Pros: "Free WiFi with movies"
Pros: "On time departure and arrival"
Cons: "Small plane"
Pros: "I want $254 visa gift card as a refund!!!!!"
Cons: "Please see above"
Cons: "No bags to go to overhead bin"
Pros: "Everything is smoothie"
Cons: "I have not find any"
Pros: "Boarding was very easy , no long line , trip was on time ."
Pros: "Dr usus I"
Cons: "The keys"
Pros: "Everything ran as expected"
Cons: "That I never made it to Dallas and so lost my job. Thanks to unitrd."
Cons: "Left an hour late."
Pros: "Nice staff"
Cons: "Delays, multiple gate changes"
Pros: "Lack of services for price"
Cons: "Lack of services for price"
Cons: "Severe delays. Disorganized boarding procedures. No internet."
Pros: "Smooth boarding. Arrived at designated time"
Cons: "Really only a snack pack and water."
Cons: "Need to pay to watch TV"
Cons: "Food is actually not applicable"
Pros: "Arrived safely and almost on time despite late departure."
Cons: "Boarded plane in nonsensical manner. Had to try to walk opposite the flow of traffic to find room in overhead luggage compartment. Plane was too cold."
Cons: "The United mobile app as well as my emails stated that the gate was B3. Upon arriving at gate B3 and attempting to board, I was alerted that I was at the incorrect gate. The gate was switched to C11. However, my app did not alert me nore did it reflect the gate change. I didn't receive a text or email update. I had to run to the different concourse nearly missing the fling."
Cons: "Lost $700 on this trip. The refund policy was extremely unclear, and the time window for valid trip insurance was extremely short. The purchase of insurance was useless."
Cons: "Same as above same as above"
Pros: "Joe H was amazing!!!"
Pros: "Just. O. K"
Pros: "The call center that i was forwarded to that did nothing to help at all or the agent who hung up on me while i was trying to get an explanation of why they keft me stranded in the airport."
Pros: "Super friendly funny attendant"
Pros: "Good movie options, quick boarding process."
Cons: "Never made it!!"
Pros: "Crowded like sardines Groups 4 & 5 were told you must check your carry-on bags Wifi didn't work for all devices Pilot had to make second approach, because he was too freaking low!!"
Cons: "newar to San Diego was fine"
Cons: "They charge me to much for my second baggage($70)"
Pros: "Nice short trip with no complications."
Cons: "Everything was fine; I just generally don't like flying."
Pros: "Excellent cabin service. Arrive destination on time."
Cons: "No beverage service, glass of room temp water, no ice"
Pros: "They were prompt and polite"
Pros: "Staff and comfort good."
Cons: "Samething no help to my flights or cabin."
Cons: "The movie I was watching ended 20mins before the end.."
Pros: "Same as above"
Pros: "Quick load and exit"
Cons: "Small plane. Dozens of bags taken in jetway so a long wait for delivery. Rough ride throughout"
Cons: "Sound issues with TV and phone jack"
Cons: "After sleeping in the airport all night, I was put in the seat next to the restroom which smelled really bad"
Cons: "very late."
Pros: "Love the free tv/movies with the United App. That was great!"
Cons: "Round my credit card"
Pros: "Both flights were early, which was nice for a change."
Pros: "Fast, friendly, on time"
Pros: "41 minute flight"
Cons: "Customer service"
Cons: "Social distancing"
Pros: "Easy and fast"
Cons: "The manners and interactions of personal"
Cons: "My KTN was not on my original boarding pass and could not be added at check-in. Also, the gate at the destination was occupied when we arrived leading to extended wait on the ramp."
Cons: "It’s was delayed 3 hours in buffalo ."
Cons: "Very like it !"
Pros: "How late we left"
Cons: "How late we arrived"
Cons: "Arrival seemed uncoordinated and didn't have a dedicated terminal gate."
Cons: "Carry-on charge. No snack. Delay. First and only bag for two passengers..........45.00 carry-on 45.00 ridiculous........"
Pros: "Arrived fine."
Cons: "Long overnight lay over in DEN was poor. I knew about it, but Frontier might have some place to crash besides the floor."
Pros: "Todo bien gracias"
Cons: "Más personas que hablen español Gracias"
Pros: "Staff were friendly."
Cons: "A basic seat should not cost extra money. Nor should bottled water."
Cons: "All my schedule got changed and received luggage after 1 hour ..spoiled my day"
Cons: "Paying for carrying a bag and for snacks. They aren't any cheaper than other major airlines when taking that into account. Do not recommend."
Pros: "Friendly and professional staff!"
Cons: "Aircraft was not as clean, as anticipated. Dirty hand prints on the window panel and side wall. A passenger behind me complained about blood near her seating area."
Pros: "MCO airport is nice"
Cons: "The mix of LAX and frontier is enough to drive you mad. Delays with the airline and, no joke, 70 mins latter still waiting for the baggage carousel to even to on...."
Pros: "I was charged $3.50 for water. WATER!!!"
Cons: "Not happy"
Cons: "Both flights were delayed at least one hour."
Cons: "very delayed, so i had to cancel"
Cons: "I am still in Orlando."
Pros: "Hostess was very friendly"
Pros: "New ish plane"
Cons: "No complementary food or drink. Terrible, unreclininunseat."
Pros: "Frontier is great"
Cons: "no compaints"
Cons: "I didn't like the charge on baggage eleanor"
Pros: "When we landed and exited the plane"
Cons: "Charging for carryines just ain't worth it. I'm not ever flying frontier or spirit. The extra cost for no hassle will be worth it."
Pros: "Simple, affordable"
Cons: "I would like upon early check in, seat selection be available with no charge."
Pros: "It was easy to do things"
Cons: "A bit crowded"
Pros: "I SLEPT THROUGH MOST OF IT"
Cons: "GOT STUCK AT LAX IN PLANE SEAMED LIKE AN HOUR"
Cons: "Seating is uncomfortable!!!!"
Cons: "An 8hr delay, for a small emergency light part. Missing a day of work."
Cons: "Arrived about an hour late"
Cons: "Everything was good"
Cons: "No drinks and no snacks"
Cons: "same as above"
Cons: "Frontier is light on service and they are jerks."
Cons: "same as above"
Pros: "I was pleased with everything."
Cons: "The website is a little difficult ro navigate for the inexperien ed like myself"
Pros: "The staff was nice"
Cons: "No snacks, no entertainment"
Cons: "Everything. You guys suck."
Pros: "A cup of water is included, but that's it."
Cons: "Have to pay fee for everything else - a seat, carry on, soft drink, etc Once we arrived at LAX, had to wait 55 minutes on the tarmac for a gate to be available. I will do my best to avoid Frontier in the future."
Cons: "No soap or paper towels in the commode area!!! Forced to use Germ X to cleanse our hands! Had to pay an additional amount for a seat and carry on? Was not made aware of that during booking!! A pillow would be nice!"
Pros: "The service was excellent! Great work staff.. And we made it to our destination safe..."
Cons: "I didn't like the fact that the seas didn't recline back!! It was uncomfortable ride sitting in that position!"
Cons: "I had to stay overnight."
Pros: "We arrived 40 minutes early."
Airlines flying from Buffalo to California have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Buffalo to California
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Buffalo to California
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Buffalo to California
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Buffalo to California
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Buffalo to California