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

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The best prices from Sacramento to Los Angeles are usually found in January or February, booked 41 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)

SMF - LAX
Price
$138 - $163
LAX
Temperature
68 - 89.6 °F
LAX
Rainfall
0 - 4.8 inches
Popular in June High demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Cheapest in January Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Round-trip from $138 From Sacramento to Los Angeles
One-way from $59 One-way flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 8% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $87 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $97.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Sacramento. Users have commonly found prices around $95 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $46. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

When flying from Sacramento to Los Angeles, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 25% versus a flight in the noon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles in August, September 2020

The best prices found for SMF to LAX flights for August, September
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$54pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$56pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Jul - 23 Jul
$58pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to Los Angeles 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento found for this year
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$54pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$56pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
16 Jul - 23 Jul
$58pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento

Save time with Sacramento to Los Angeles direct flight deals
14 Sep - 15 Sep
$97pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$107pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
10 Aug - 13 Aug
$116pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles

Late deals on round-trip flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento, departing today and this week
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$54pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
23 Jul - 27 Jul
$56pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
23 Jul - 6 Aug
$77pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles
2:47 am - 4:25 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 38m
SMF - LAX
Delta
$59
Delta
7:30 am - 12:43 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
5h 13m
SMF - LAX
Spirit Airlines
$78
FlightNetwork
8:55 am - 4:21 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
7h 26m
SMF - LAX
Multiple Airlines
$84
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to Los Angeles

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento to Los Angeles due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Sacramento and Los Angeles for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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 $54, but on average you can expect to pay $81.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles is less than $148.

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 can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles have been viewed 791 times in the past calendar month.

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

On average 2 flights depart from Sacramento Intl to Los Angeles per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Sacramento or Los Angeles?

Sacramento will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Los Angeles over the next 1 days.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than Los Angeles?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 95 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Los Angeles is typically colder than in Sacramento. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles can take about 1h 28m. Delta provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $97. Sacramento and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 375 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $54, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Sacramento to Los Angeles and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Delta for as low as $97. Spirit Airlines is 64% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles are Spirit Airlines ($27) and Delta ($49).

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Los Angeles

Destination information for Los Angeles

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Flight duration
1h 26m
Average temperature for August in Los Angeles
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Los Angeles
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to Los Angeles

Morning 6 AM to noon 65% of SMF to LAX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 32% of SMF to LAX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of SMF to LAX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of SMF to LAX departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Sunday
20 daily flights
Monday
25 daily flights
Tuesday
23 daily flights
Wednesday
20 daily flights
Thursday
21 daily flights
Friday
24 daily flights
Saturday
20 daily flights
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