Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento (LAX - SMF)

LAX — SMF
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl are usually found in February or September, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to SMF flight in 2023: compare Los Angeles to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.

LAX - SMF

Price

$182 - $317

SMF

Temperature

46.4 - 75.2 °F

SMF

Rainfall

0 - 3.6 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Round-trip from$182From Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl
One-way from$65One-way flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl

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

Departing on a Friday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 37% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento, book at least 60 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 67% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $150 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $213.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Sacramento. Flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles in February are about $146 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $68.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Sacramento at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 13% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento in February, March 2023

The best prices found for LAX to SMF flights for February, March
Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$91

Spirit Airlines

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Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$96

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Feb 8 - Feb 22
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

6h 03m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

4h 41m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Los Angeles to Sacramento 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles found for this year
Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$91

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$96

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 8 - Feb 22
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

6h 03m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

4h 41m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento

Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$91

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 11m
$96

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 2/1

Feb 27 - Feb 28
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

12h 10m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

3h 36m
$97

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Sacramento direct flight deals
Mar 1 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 38m
$128

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 1 - Mar 2
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 29m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 30m
$133

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Mar 7 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

1h 38m
$138

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento

Late deals on return flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 8 - Feb 22
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

6h 03m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

4h 41m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

Feb 8 - Feb 9
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

4h 41m
$98

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 1/31

Feb 8 - Feb 13
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 41m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

10h 33m
$101

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/1

One-way flights to Sacramento from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Feb 16
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

9h 40m
$48

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 8
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

4h 55m
$49

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Feb 18
LAX

Los Angeles

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

9h 29m
$50

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Sacramento

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
716 reviews
Delta
7.9
Good
2,039 reviews

Overall

7.9

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

7.9

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

Like that we boarded and arrived on time. Stops changing gates at the last minute.

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

If you book a flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento, you will be flying from Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl. Flights to Sacramento Intl (SMF) from Los Angeles (LAX) take 1h 22m for a nonstop flight. There are 31 flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento per day from 9 airlines.

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, United Airlines, and JetBlue 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 Spirit Airlines for just $91, but on average you can expect to pay $106.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento is less than $188.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Sacramento for under $100?

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

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Los Angeles to Sacramento flight route?

Within the past month, 35 users have taken a look at flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento Intl.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Sacramento on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 23 flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 4% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 4% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 35% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 57% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Airlines like Spirit Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Sacramento in about 3h 41m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to . There are 375 mi between Los Angeles and Sacramento.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Los Angeles to Sacramento round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($91), offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Sacramento. Spirit Airlines is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Sacramento.

What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Sacramento consider choosing United Airlines (100%), Air New Zealand (100%) or Singapore Airlines (100%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $106. While the most popular route (Los Angeles - Sacramento Intl) can be booked for $98 on average our data indicates $397 when flying from Los Angeles to Sacramento.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Sacramento

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Top 7 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Sacramento

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Sacramento choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$24FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$78Average$184FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$86Average$143FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$94Average$222FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$109Average$257FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$111Average$242FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$116Average$280FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles to Sacramento
2%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
57%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
13%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Sacramento

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Sunday30daily flights
Monday36daily flights
Tuesday34daily flights
Wednesday40daily flights
Thursday37daily flights
Friday32daily flights
Saturday8daily flights
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