Cheap flights from Sacramento (SMF) to Reagan-National (DCA) from $94

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/11. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SMF — DCA
Jun 25 — Jul 21

The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National are usually found in August or September, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Sacramento to Reagan-National

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sacramento (SMF) to Reagan-National (DCA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

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From Sacramento Intl to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

Flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport 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 Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

To save up to 30% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 31 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 Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport from $464 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $580 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport from Sacramento. Prices for September average $461 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $183. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a September flight can save you 18% on your journey compared to booking in June

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SMF to DCA?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 15% on airfare.

Cheap Sacramento to Reagan-National flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Sacramento to Reagan-National specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on June 20, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Wed 7/3112:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
Wed 8/217:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 43mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$247
Tue 7/305:30 amSMF - DCA
1 stop7h 50mDelta
Tue 8/206:56 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop7h 48mDelta
Deal found 6/19$258
Wed 7/2412:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop21h 06mFrontier
Wed 7/317:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop7h 03mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$268
Fri 7/125:18 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop15h 51mFrontier
Mon 7/157:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 49mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$271
Wed 7/3112:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
Mon 8/196:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$272
Fri 7/125:18 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop15h 51mFrontier
Tue 7/166:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop18h 59mFrontier
Deal found 6/18$276
Mon 7/2911:13 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop6h 47mDelta
Sat 8/172:00 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop7h 57mDelta
Deal found 6/19$283
Fri 7/125:18 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop15h 51mFrontier
Fri 7/197:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop12h 28mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$286
Wed 7/3112:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop6h 52mFrontier
Sat 8/177:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 00mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$291

Sacramento to Reagan-National 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Sacramento and Reagan-National in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sat 9/144:00 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop17h 09mFrontier
Wed 9/257:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 43mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$173
Tue 9/34:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop26h 16mFrontier
Fri 9/66:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 01mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$186
Sat 8/244:00 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop17h 09mFrontier
Fri 8/306:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 01mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$188
Wed 9/44:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 26mFrontier
Thu 9/56:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 24mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$189
Mon 8/264:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop26h 16mFrontier
Sat 8/316:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$190
Sun 8/254:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 26mFrontier
Fri 8/306:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 01mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$212
Fri 9/64:23 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 46mFrontier
Mon 9/97:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 43mFrontier
Deal found 6/18$227
Fri 9/134:23 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 46mFrontier
Tue 9/177:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop11h 43mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$233
Tue 9/104:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 26mFrontier
Sun 9/156:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop23h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/18$237

Sacramento to Reagan-National flights leaving soon

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Users seeking a last-minute flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. should consider booking one of these fares. Users should examine the flight details to ensure there are no surprises.
Fri 6/289:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop18h 06mFrontier
Sun 7/77:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop26h 33mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$335
Fri 6/289:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop12h 02mFrontier
Mon 7/112:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop10h 00mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$345
Fri 6/289:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop12h 02mFrontier
Tue 7/26:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop14h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$356
Fri 6/289:03 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop12h 02mFrontier
Fri 7/512:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop20h 34mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$357
Wed 6/2610:17 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop10h 48mFrontier
Mon 7/112:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop10h 00mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$388
Wed 6/2610:17 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop10h 48mFrontier
Thu 7/46:50 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop18h 09mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$392
Wed 6/2610:17 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop10h 48mFrontier
Tue 7/212:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop20h 44mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$393
Wed 6/2610:17 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop10h 48mFrontier
Fri 7/56:59 pmDCA - SMF
1 stop14h 34mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$396
Sat 6/2910:16 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop10h 51mFrontier
Mon 7/17:00 amDCA - SMF
1 stop15h 59mFrontier
Deal found 6/19$416

One-way flights to Reagan-National from Sacramento

Search for one-way flight options from Sacramento to Reagan-National. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C.. Users needing a return flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. should utilize the search form above.
Wed 9/114:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop22h 26mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$94
Tue 8/204:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop16h 26mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$97
Tue 9/34:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop22h 26mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$101
Sun 8/254:43 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop26h 16mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$124
Wed 7/176:11 amSMF - DCA
1 stop8h 49mDelta
Deal found 6/20$129
Wed 7/178:07 pmSMF - DCA
2 stops9h 43mDelta
Deal found 6/20$134
Fri 7/125:18 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop25h 40mFrontier
Deal found 6/20$147
Thu 8/157:00 amSMF - DCA
1 stop8h 25mDelta
Deal found 6/20$149
Tue 7/169:35 pmSMF - DCA
1 stop11h 05mJetBlue
Deal found 6/20$154

Find flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated June 20, 2024.

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Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Thu 9/5

1 stop16h 26m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Tue 9/10

1 stop29h 44m

$184

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Mon 8/26

1 stop16h 26m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Sat 9/21

1 stop23h 44m

$188

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Mon 8/26

1 stop26h 16m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Sat 8/31

1 stop23h 44m

$190

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Fri 9/27

1 stop26h 36m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Wed 10/2

1 stop29h 44m

$231

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Sun 8/4

1 stop6h 46m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Mon 8/12

1 stop9h 07m

$258

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Sun 8/4

1 stop6h 46m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Mon 8/12

2 stops10h 37m

$263

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Wed 8/14

2 stops10h 26m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Mon 8/19

2 stops10h 37m

$268

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Fri 9/20

1 stop7h 29m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Sun 9/22

1 stop9h 50m

$273

Sacramento IntlWashington, D.C. Reagan-National

SMF - DCA

SMFDCA

Sacramento Intl

Thu 11/28

2 stops10h 01m

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Wed 12/11

1 stop9h 11m

$293

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Sacramento to Reagan-National. Price data was last updated on June 14, 2024.
Booking 54 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Sacramento to Reagan-National. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport flight should consider departing on Saturday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Sacramento to Reagan-National

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Temperature and rainfall in Reagan-National by month

Plan your trip to Reagan-National by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 80.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 35.6 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Reagan-National

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Reagan-National. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Reagan-National. Reviews last updated June 20, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown Frontier, Delta and American Airlines from Sacramento to Washington, D.C.. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.6
Good
4,213 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National?

    Sacramento Intl (SMF) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National. You should not have trouble finding flights to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National from Sacramento Intl; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 6 airlines have flights from the Sacramento airport to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Sacramento Intl (SMF) from Sacramento’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport for under $200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $184, but on average you can expect to pay $281.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport for under $400?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport within the next 7 days for less than $400.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport round-trip?

    Currently priced at $184, Frontier will fly you from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport and back. In addition to Frontier, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $258 and $273, respectively. Users have found that Frontier is 58% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport one-way?

    $94 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Delta and JetBlue, with prices starting from $129 and $154, respectively.

  • What does SMF to DCA mean?

    Great question - SMF to DCA just means Sacramento Intl Airport to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Sacramento to Reagan-National flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Sacramento to Reagan-National flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Sacramento to Reagan-National flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National.

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    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Sacramento to Reagan-National by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Sacramento to Reagan-National offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Sacramento to Reagan-National?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Sacramento to Reagan-National flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport flight deals updated?

    The Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/19.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport (average of $262). Flying from Sacramento to Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport in June is currently the most expensive (average of $339). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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FrontierCheapest$155Average$278FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
American AirlinesCheapest$265Average$445FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
DeltaCheapest$266Average$418FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
United AirlinesCheapest$266Average$463FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
JetBlueCheapest$288Average$394FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$451Average$535FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%

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