Cheap flights from Detroit to Sacramento (DTT - SMF)

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The best prices from Detroit All airports to Sacramento Intl are usually found in October or January, booked 17 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best DTT to SMF flight in 2022: compare Detroit to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
DTT - SMF
Price
$240 - $584
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$240

From Detroit (DTT) to Sacramento Intl

One-way from

$168

One-way flight from Detroit (DTT) to Sacramento Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Detroit to Sacramento (DTT - SMF)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Detroit to Sacramento at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 27% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 42% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Detroit to Sacramento 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $512, or $657 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Detroit to Sacramento. 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 Sacramento.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Sacramento in June, July 2022

The best prices found for DTT to SMF flights for June, July
22 Jul - 24 Jul
$349pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
22 Jul - 9 Aug
$352pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
29 Jul - 4 Aug
$354pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit All airports to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Detroit found for this year
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$257pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$298pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
17 Nov - 21 Nov
$316pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Detroit, departing today and this week
7 Jul - 13 Jul
$457pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Jul - 13 Jul
$478pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
7 Jul - 13 Jul
$501pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Sacramento
1:50 pm - 7:58 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
9h 08m
DTW - SMF
Alaska Airlines
2:30 pm - 2:03 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
26h 33m
DTW - SMF
Frontier
$224
Kiwi.com
2:05 am - 6:21 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
43h 16m
DTW - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$226
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Sacramento

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Sacramento for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Sacramento for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $257, but on average you can expect to pay $334.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Sacramento for under $500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Detroit to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Detroit to Sacramento round-trip from $298. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $316, and Spirit Airlines, from $319. These flights start at 16% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Alaska Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $168. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and Spirit Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Detroit to Sacramento for a low price.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Detroit to Sacramento.

What are the cheapest flights from Detroit to Sacramento?

The cheapest flight price from Detroit to Sacramento is $86. On average you can expect to pay $724. The most popular route, (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Sacramento Intl), can usually be booked for $298.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sacramento from Detroit?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Sacramento Intl within the United States

Most visitors from Detroit need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Sacramento Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Sacramento Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Detroit are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Detroit from Sacramento?

Returning to Detroit from Sacramento Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Detroit.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Detroit.

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Alternative routes for Detroit to Sacramento

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Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Detroit to Sacramento.
Average temperature for June in Sacramento
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Sacramento
0.3 ″

Airports servicing Detroit

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 7 airlines flying from Detroit All airports to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Detroit 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
Juneyao Airlines
$16 $21 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$67 $134 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$93 $274 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$158 $490 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$222 $514 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$237 $343 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$274 $467 No cancel fee N/A
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