Cheap flights from Sacramento to Denver (SMF - DEN)

SMF — DEN
Sep 27 — Oct 41

The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl are usually found in October or February, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sacramento (SMF) to Denver (DEN)

All the information you need to plan the best SMF to DEN flight in 2022: compare Sacramento to Denver flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Denver.

SMF - DEN

Price

$157 - $368

DEN

Temperature

30.2 - 73.4 °F

DEN

Rainfall

0.5 - 2.3 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 33% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop
Round-trip from$157From Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl
One-way from$79One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Sacramento to Denver?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 28% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sacramento to Denver?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 22 days in advance to save up to 26% 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 22 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 Sacramento to Denver 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $222, or $287 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to Denver?

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Denver from Sacramento. Prices for October average $227 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $79. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a October flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in June

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Denver (SMF - DEN)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sacramento to Denver in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 40% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Denver in September, October 2022

The best prices found for SMF to DEN flights for September, October
Oct 5 - Oct 7
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$84

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 5 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$86

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Sep 28 - Oct 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 08m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 12m
$88

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sacramento to Denver 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Denver from Sacramento found for this year
Oct 5 - Oct 7
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$84

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 5 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$86

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Sep 28 - Oct 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 08m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 12m
$88

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Sacramento to Denver

Oct 5 - Oct 7
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$84

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 5 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

9h 04m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$86

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 15 - Oct 18
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

7h 03m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

6h 24m
$88

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

  • If you’re traveling from Sacramento to Denver, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Sacramento to Denver flights are typically 22% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $376.86 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $129. When traveling from Sacramento to Denver on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Sacramento Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Denver Intl Airport. When flying from Sacramento to Denver, Spirit Airlines flights are 24% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Frontier flights from Sacramento to Denver

Sep 27 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 23m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 38m
$149

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Sep 29 - Oct 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 26m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 39m
$155

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sep 27 - Sep 29
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 23m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 35m
$158

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Sacramento to Denver is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $325.20 RT. This price is typically 46% cheaper than other airlines that offer Sacramento to Denver flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $138. Sacramento Intl Airport is the most common Sacramento airport to take off from when flying to Denver. Denver Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Denver. When flying from Sacramento to Denver, Frontier flights are 23% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Denver from Sacramento

Save time with Sacramento to Denver direct flight deals
Nov 1 - Nov 30
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 45m
$120

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 11 - Oct 18
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 41m
$130

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Nov 3 - Nov 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

Nonstop

2h 30m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

2h 41m
$133

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Denver

Late deals on return flights to Denver from Sacramento, departing today and this week
Sep 27 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

7h 11m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 04m
$84

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Sep 28 - Oct 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 08m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 12m
$88

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sep 28 - Oct 2
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 08m
DEN

Denver Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 12m
$99

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

One-way flights to Denver from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Denver
Oct 11
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 05m
$40

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 6
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

18h 57m
$47

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 5
SMF

Sacramento Intl

DEN

Denver Intl

1 stop

8h 08m
$51

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to Denver flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Sacramento to Denver?

If you book a flight from Sacramento to Denver, you will be flying from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl. Flights to Denver Intl (DEN) from Sacramento Intl (SMF) take 2h 20m for a nonstop flight. There are 20 flights from Sacramento Intl to Denver per day from 9 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Frontier, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sacramento to Denver for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Denver for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $84, but on average you can expect to pay $101.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to Denver for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Sacramento to Denver under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sacramento to Denver is less than $145.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to Denver for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sacramento to Denver within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Sacramento to Denver?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Sacramento to Denver flight route?

Flights from Sacramento Intl to Denver Intl have been viewed 43 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Sacramento to Denver on average per day?

On average 11 flights depart from Sacramento to Denver per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 27% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 73% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Denver?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from Sacramento to Denver in about 9h 04m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to . Sacramento and Denver are separated by a distance of 912 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Sacramento to Denver round-trip?

Currently priced at $84, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Sacramento to Denver and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is priced at 65% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sacramento to Denver one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $40 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $60 and United Airlines from $79 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sacramento to Denver?

When booking a flight from Sacramento to Denver, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sacramento to Denver?

Before booking your flight to Denver from Sacramento, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Lufthansa (85%), Air Canada (79%), United Airlines( 77%).

What are the cheapest flights from Sacramento to Denver?

The cheapest flight price from Sacramento to Denver is $64. On average you can expect to pay $577. The most popular route, (Sacramento Intl - Denver Intl), can usually be booked for $84.

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Denver

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 6 airlines flying from Sacramento to Denver

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Denver choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$54Average$149FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$69Average$150FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$99Average$404FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$107Average$244FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$138Average$325FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to Denver

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sacramento to Denver
21%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
45%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
29%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
5%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Sacramento to Denver

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sacramento to Denver
Sunday8daily flights
Monday26daily flights
Tuesday27daily flights
Wednesday26daily flights
Thursday26daily flights
Friday23daily flights
Saturday5daily flights