Cheap flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles (SMF - LAX)

SMF — LAX
Feb 12 — Feb 191

The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles are usually found in January or August, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sacramento (SMF) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All the information you need to plan the best SMF to LAX flight in 2023: compare Sacramento to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

SMF - LAX

Price

$187 - $280

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$187From Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles
One-way from$48One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles

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

Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

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

To save up to 53% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sacramento to Los Angeles from $157 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $215 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in November. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Los Angeles. Flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento in February are about $156 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $72.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles (SMF - LAX)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles in February, March 2023

The best prices found for SMF to LAX flights for February, March

Sacramento to Los Angeles 2023 flight deals

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Last minute flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles

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One-way flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Los Angeles

Delta
7.9
Good
2,079 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

All was lovely and quiet and on time. What else could you want right now?

Delta
7.9
Good
2,079 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,079 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

All was lovely and quiet and on time. What else could you want right now?

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,079 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Overall

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

All was lovely and quiet and on time. What else could you want right now?

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to Los Angeles flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Booking a flight from Sacramento Intl (SMF) to Los Angeles (LAX) is your only option if you wish to fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles. On a typical day, there are 32 flights from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles, all of which are around 1h 28m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 10 airlines when you book a flight from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $107.

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

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

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Sacramento to Los Angeles flight route?

Flights from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles have been viewed 142 times in the past calendar month.

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

Per day, 10 flights depart from Sacramento to Los Angeles on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 40% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 10% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 10% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Spirit Airlines can get you from Sacramento to Los Angeles in just under 9h 07m. Your travel time can differ by up to . Sacramento and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 375 mi.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles round-trip from $95. You may be able to fly from Sacramento to Los Angeles for 59% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Sacramento to Los Angeles.

What are the most reliable airlines from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Consider China Southern (100%), Air France (89%) or Qatar Airways (88%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Sacramento to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

While on average a flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles is generally $1,833, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $109. When looking at the most popular route, (Sacramento Intl - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $98 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Los Angeles

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Top 8 airlines flying from Sacramento to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$14Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$69Average$165FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$74Average$137FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$94Average$237FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$114Average$285FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$117Average$238FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$119Average$272FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$148Average$320FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sacramento to Los Angeles
21%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
16%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Sacramento to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Sunday21daily flights
Monday41daily flights
Tuesday41daily flights
Wednesday38daily flights
Thursday38daily flights
Friday36daily flights
Saturday14daily flights
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