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The best prices from Los Angeles to Sacramento are usually found in February or January, booked 40 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Sacramento (SMF)

LAX - SMF
Price
$128 - $174
SMF
Temperature
55.4 - 95 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$128

From Los Angeles to Sacramento

One-way from

$46

One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Travelers have found that booking a Friday departure is the best way to save up to 15% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento?

February can be a great time to fly to Sacramento from Los Angeles with a flight ticket averaging about $121. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $61. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Los Angeles to Sacramento in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 5% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento in October, November 2020

The best prices found for LAX to SMF flights for October, November
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$77pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Oct - 1 Nov
$78pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Nov - 13 Nov
$87pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Sacramento 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles found for this year
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$77pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Oct - 1 Nov
$78pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Nov - 13 Nov
$87pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Sacramento direct flight deals
5 Nov - 12 Nov
$77pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
12 Nov - 13 Nov
$87pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Oct - 1 Nov
$97pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
25 Oct - 30 Oct
$117pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Oct - 26 Oct
$136pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
24 Oct - 4 Nov
$137pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
2:00 am - 3:27 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
1h 27m
LAX - SMF
Major Airline
$46
StudentUniverse
5:23 am - 6:45 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 22m
LAX - SMF
Delta
$69
Delta
3:15 pm - 7:24 am
Frontier
1 Stop
16h 09m
LAX - SMF
Frontier
$74
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Sacramento

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, American Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $77, but on average you can expect to pay $108.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento is less than $143.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Sacramento for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl flight path was viewed by 880 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Sacramento?

Expected rainfall in Los Angeles is more than in Sacramento. You can expect this to be the case over the next 4 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Sacramento?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 95 °F range in July. The weather in Sacramento is generally hotter than Los Angeles's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Delta, United Airlines, and American Airlines can get you from Los Angeles to Sacramento in just under 1h 22m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 37m. 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 Los Angeles to Sacramento round-trip?

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Sacramento, with prices starting at $77. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Frontier and Spirit Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $78 and $105, respectively. United Airlines is priced at 50% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $39. However, be on the lookout for offers from Spirit Airlines and Major Airline, as they are both options that can get you from Los Angeles to Sacramento for a low price.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Sacramento

Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Flight duration
1h 31m
Average temperature for October in Sacramento
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Sacramento
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Sacramento

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Sacramento

Morning 6 AM to noon 37% of LAX to SMF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 34% of LAX to SMF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 28% of LAX to SMF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAX to SMF departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Sunday
18 daily flights
Monday
19 daily flights
Tuesday
14 daily flights
Wednesday
18 daily flights
Thursday
16 daily flights
Friday
20 daily flights
Saturday
17 daily flights
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