Cheap flights from Sacramento to Lexington (SMF - LEX)

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The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass are usually found in July or May, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to Lexington (LEX)

All the information you need to plan the best SMF to LEX flight in 2022: compare Sacramento to Lexington flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Lexington.
SMF - LEX
Price
$275 - $536
LEX
Temperature
33.8 - 77 °F
LEX
Precipitation
2.9 - 5.3 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$275

From Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

One-way from

$259

One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Lexington (SMF - LEX)?

When flying from Sacramento to Lexington, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 19% versus a flight at noon.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Sacramento to Lexington at least 25 days early can save you up to 27% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 25 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Sacramento to Lexington for as little as $452 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $505 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Sacramento to Lexington lean towards being more expensive in November. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sacramento to Lexington in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $237.

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

Flying to your destination on a Thursday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Lexington. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Lexington in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SMF to LEX flights for January, February
4 Feb - 21 Feb
$377pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
4 Feb - 21 Feb
$382pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
4 Feb - 21 Feb
$398pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento Intl to Lexington 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lexington from Sacramento found for this year
4 Mar - 8 Mar
$340pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
5 Mar - 8 Mar
$343pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
14 Jun - 24 Aug
$344pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Lexington

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lexington from Sacramento, departing today and this week
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$557pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$561pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$569pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
LEX
Lexington Blue Grass
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to Blue Grass from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Lexington
8:25 pm - 7:22 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
7h 57m
SMF - LEX
United Airlines
$259
United
3:30 pm - 6:44 am
Alaska Airlines
2 Stops
12h 14m
SMF - LEX
Alaska Airlines
$264
Alaska Airlines
7:13 pm - 9:52 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
35h 39m
SMF - LEX
Multiple Airlines
$322
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Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to Lexington

Which airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta 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 Lexington for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Lexington for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $340, but on average you can expect to pay $394.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to Lexington for under $600?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Sacramento to Lexington within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to Lexington round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($340), American Airlines ($343), and Delta ($344) offers the cheapest pricing from Sacramento to Lexington. Users have found that United Airlines is 22% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sacramento to Lexington are United Airlines ($229), Delta ($234), and Alaska Airlines ($264).

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

Consider American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Sacramento to Lexington.

What are the cheapest flights from Sacramento to Lexington?

The cheapest flight price from Sacramento to Lexington is $157. On average you can expect to pay $341. The most popular route, (Sacramento Intl - Lexington Blue Grass), can usually be booked for $340.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Lexington, KY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Lexington from Sacramento?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Lexington Blue Grass within the United States

Most visitors from Sacramento Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Lexington Blue Grass.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Lexington Blue Grass.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Lexington Blue Grass.

Do I need a test to fly back to Sacramento from Lexington?

Returning to Sacramento Intl from Lexington Blue Grass

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Sacramento Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lexington Blue Grass are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

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Alternative routes for Sacramento to Lexington

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Destination information for Lexington

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Sacramento to Lexington.
Average temperature for January in Lexington
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Lexington
3.5 ″

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing Lexington

Top 3 airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Lexington Blue Grass

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Lexington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$248 $488 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$254 $449 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$265 $523 No cancel fee 71%
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