Cheap flights from Sacramento (SMF) to Durham, NC

SMF — RDU
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Durham are usually found in October or January, booked 22 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sacramento (SMF) to Durham

All the information you need to plan the best SMF to DU8 flight in 2022: compare Sacramento to Durham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durham.

SMF - DU8

Price

$322 - $842

DU8

Temperature

39.2 - 78.8 °F

DU8

Rainfall

3 - 4.6 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop
Round-trip from$322From Sacramento Intl to Durham
One-way from$208One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Durham

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Sacramento to Durham, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 12% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $508 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $574.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Durham. Flights to Durham from Sacramento in January are about $480 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $168.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Durham (SMF - DU8)?

When flying from Sacramento to Durham, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Durham in September, October 2022

The best prices found for SMF to Durham flights for September, October
Oct 26 - Oct 31
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

19h 02m
$188

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Nov 13
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 37m
$191

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 29 - Oct 30
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 56m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

18h 50m
$192

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Sacramento to Durham 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durham from Sacramento found for this year
Nov 2 - Nov 6
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 29m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Nov 2 - Nov 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 11m
$184

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Oct 31
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

19h 02m
$188

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Sacramento to Durham

Nov 2 - Nov 4
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 11m
$184

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Oct 31
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

19h 02m
$188

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Nov 13
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

14h 08m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 37m
$191

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Durham

Late deals on return flights to Durham from Sacramento, departing today and this week
Oct 4 - Oct 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

13h 46m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

18h 50m
$212

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Oct 4 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

13h 46m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

19h 02m
$222

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 7 - Oct 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

13h 30m
RDU

Raleigh-Durham

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

18h 50m
$241

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

One-way flights to Durham from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Durham
Nov 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

23h 32m
$106

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

1 stop

23h 32m
$107

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 19
SMF

Sacramento Intl

RDU

Raleigh-Durham

2 stops

19h 00m
$121

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sacramento to Durham?

Located just 9.4 mi from the city center, Sacramento Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Durham from Sacramento. Booking flights from Sacramento Intl (SMF) to Durham should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Durham from 8 different airlines.

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

American Airlines, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sacramento to Durham for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Durham for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $184, but on average you can expect to pay $220.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to Durham for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Sacramento to Durham within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Sacramento to Durham flight route?

Flights from Sacramento Intl to Durham have been viewed 20 times in the past calendar month.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Frontier. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $106. Users have also found prices from $196 and $208 on Delta and United Airlines, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Sacramento to Durham check out the most popular airlines for this route: Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Sacramento to Durham?

While on average a flight from Sacramento to Durham is generally $972, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $156. When looking at the most popular route, (Sacramento Intl - Raleigh-Durham), you can expect to pay $219 for that flight.

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Top 6 airlines flying from Sacramento to Durham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Durham choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$125Average$338FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$259Average$662FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$328Average$690FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$330Average$697FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$483Average$485FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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