Menu

Cheap flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan (CHI - SMF)

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

The best prices from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan are usually found in September or October, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Sacramento Metropolitan (SMF)

CHI - SMF
Price
$267 - $371
SMF
Temperature
55.4 - 95 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop
Round-trip from $267 From Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan
One-way from $29 One-way flight from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan
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 Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 29% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan at least 44 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for as little as $117 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 $137 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago average $121. You can even find prices in February for less than $121, as users have found deals to Sacramento Metropolitan from as low as $61. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 8%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan (CHI - SMF)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan in the noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 35% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan in August, September 2020

The best prices found for CHI to SMF flights for August, September
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$68pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$82pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Aug - 22 Aug
$86pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago found for this year
30 Jul - 2 Aug
$68pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$82pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 Aug - 22 Aug
$86pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago

Save time with Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan direct flight deals
11 Sep - 15 Sep
$214pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
11 Sep - 15 Sep
$216pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Aug - 26 Aug
$237pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago, departing today and this week
27 Jul - 2 Aug
$93pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
23 Jul - 24 Jul
$104pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Jul - 8 Aug
$110pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento Metropolitan from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan
6:35 am - 10:28 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
5h 53m
ORD - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$29
Travelocity
6:35 am - 10:28 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
5h 53m
ORD - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$36
Travelocity
4:51 pm - 6:35 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 44m
ORD - SMF
Multiple Airlines
$42
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Sacramento 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 Chicago and Sacramento 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 Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $99.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 16 direct flights from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan is less than $358.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for under $100?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Sacramento?

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

How many flights depart from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Chicago to Sacramento Intl a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Sacramento?

With an average temperature of 95 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Sacramento are hotter than in Chicago.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines and Delta fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan in about 5h 53m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 2h 41m. There are 1787 mi between Chicago and Sacramento Metropolitan. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($68), offers the cheapest pricing from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan. You may be able to fly from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan for 78% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $29 on Spirit Airlines.

Alternative routes for Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan

Destination information for Sacramento Metropolitan

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan
Average temperature for August in Sacramento Metropolitan
93.2 °F
Avg rainfall for August in Sacramento Metropolitan
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Sacramento

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan

Evening 6 PM to midnight 76% of CHI to SMF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 23% of CHI to SMF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of CHI to SMF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of CHI to SMF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Sacramento Metropolitan
Sunday
6 daily flights
Monday
6 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
6 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights