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The best prices from Columbus to Sacramento are usually found in August or October, booked 37 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Columbus (CMH) to Sacramento (SMF)

CMH - SMF
Price
$149 - $398
SMF
Temperature
55.4 - 95 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 50% potential price drop

Average price

$301

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$149

From Columbus to Sacramento

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 Columbus to Sacramento?

Users have found that flying from Columbus to Sacramento on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 29 days in advance, which can save you up to 22% on flights from Columbus to Sacramento compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 29 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $71. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $90.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Sacramento from Columbus average $78. You can even find prices in August for less than $78, as users have found deals to Sacramento from as low as $33. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sacramento from Columbus. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 41%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to Sacramento (CMH - SMF)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Columbus to Sacramento at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 47% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Sacramento in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CMH to SMF flights for January, February
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$173pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$175pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$184pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Sacramento 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Columbus found for this year
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$173pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$175pp
CMH
Columbus
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$184pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

Last minute flights from Columbus to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Columbus, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 25 Jan
$234pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
22 Jan - 25 Jan
$252pp
CMH
Columbus
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CMH
Columbus
22 Jan - 26 Jan
$255pp
CMH
Columbus
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Sacramento from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Sacramento
4:08 am - 7:54 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 46m
CMH - SMF
United Airlines
$154
United
10:18 am - 2:41 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
7h 23m
CMH - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$180
FareScan
8:43 am - 3:40 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
9h 57m
CMH - SMF
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Columbus to Sacramento flights.

Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Sacramento

Are flight prices decreasing from Columbus 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 Columbus 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Columbus to Sacramento Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Columbus to Sacramento Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta flying from Columbus to Sacramento Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Columbus to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Sacramento for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $173, but on average you can expect to pay $216.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Columbus to Sacramento, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Columbus to Sacramento for under $300?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Columbus to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Columbus to Sacramento Intl have been viewed 43 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Columbus or Sacramento?

Columbus will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Sacramento over the next 20 days.

Is Columbus weather warmer or cooler than Sacramento?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 95 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Sacramento is generally hotter than in Columbus. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Columbus to Sacramento?

Departing from Columbus to Sacramento will take you 6h 46m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($175), Spirit Airlines ($233), and American Airlines ($307) offers the cheapest pricing from Columbus to Sacramento. Frontier is 41% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Spirit Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $96. Users have also found prices from $154 and $210 on Spirit Airlines and United Airlines, respectively.

Alternative routes for Columbus to Sacramento

Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Columbus to Sacramento
Average temperature for January in Sacramento
55.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Sacramento
3.6 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 4 airlines flying from Columbus to Sacramento

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus to Sacramento 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
Spirit Airlines
$98 $254 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$147 $399 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$169 $403 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$169 $415 No cancel fee N/A
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