Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento (MSP - SMF)

MSP — SMF
May 30 — Jun 61

The best prices from Minneapolis St Paul to Sacramento Intl are usually found in August or September, booked 18 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Minneapolis to Sacramento

All the information you need to plan the best MSP to SMF flight in 2022: compare Minneapolis to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.

MSP - SMF

Price

$188 - $309

SMF

Temperature

46.4 - 75.2 °F

SMF

Rainfall

0 - 3.6 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from$188From Minneapolis St Paul to Sacramento Intl

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

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Sacramento. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 22 days in advance, which can save you up to 33% on flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 22 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 $230. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $307.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sacramento from Minneapolis. Prices for August average $229 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $148. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a August flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in March

When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis to Sacramento (MSP - SMF)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Minneapolis to Sacramento at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 28% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSP to SMF flights for May, June
Jun 2 - Jun 5
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

17h 36m
$285

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 5
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 52m
$292

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 3 - Jun 6
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

14h 02m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 59m
$301

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Minneapolis to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Minneapolis found for this year
Aug 24 - Aug 27
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 51m
$235

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 27 - Aug 31
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 51m
$254

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 8 - Sep 13
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 37m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 50m
$281

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento

Aug 24 - Aug 27
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 51m
$235

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Aug 27 - Aug 31
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 51m
$254

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 2 - Jun 5
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

17h 36m
$285

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to Sacramento direct flight deals
Sep 13 - Sep 20
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

4h 02m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 22m
$378

Delta

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Deal found 5/24/22

Oct 5 - Oct 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

4h 02m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 22m
$408

Delta

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Deal found 5/24/22

Aug 18 - Aug 21
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

3h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 20m
$433

Delta

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Deal found 5/23/22

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento

Late deals on return flights to Sacramento from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
Jun 2 - Jun 5
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

17h 36m
$285

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 5
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 49m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 52m
$292

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 3 - Jun 6
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

14h 02m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 59m
$301

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento
Jun 7
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 51m
$138

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 1
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

21h 20m
$140

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 13
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 53m
$141

Frontier

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Deal found 5/23/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Minneapolis to Sacramento?

You will need to book a flight from Minneapolis St Paul to Sacramento Intl if you want to fly from Minneapolis to Sacramento. At least 8 different airlines have flights from Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) to Sacramento Intl (SMF) on a regular basis. There are 4 flights to Sacramento from the Minneapolis airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from MSP to SMF to be around 3h 49m.

Which airlines flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Sun Country Air, Delta, and Spirit 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 Minneapolis to Sacramento for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $235, but on average you can expect to pay $307.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Sacramento is less than $478.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Minneapolis to Sacramento flight route?

The Minneapolis St Paul to Sacramento Intl flight path was viewed by 11 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Currently priced at $235, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Minneapolis to Sacramento and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 4% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

When booking a flight from Minneapolis to Sacramento, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most reliable airlines from Minneapolis to Sacramento?

Consider Air France (89%), Delta (63%) or KLM (56%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Minneapolis to Sacramento.

What are the cheapest flights from Minneapolis to Sacramento?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Minneapolis to Sacramento? While on average our users pay $542, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $160. The most popular route (Minneapolis St Paul - Sacramento Intl), is priced around $281.

Alternative routes for Minneapolis to Sacramento

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Top 5 airlines flying from Minneapolis to Sacramento

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minneapolis 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$16Average$25FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$67Average$210FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$73Average$240FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Sun Country AirCheapest$88Average$221FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time83%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$108Average$274FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minneapolis to Sacramento
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
22%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
77%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Minneapolis to Sacramento

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Minneapolis to Sacramento
Sunday3daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday5daily flights
Wednesday5daily flights
Thursday5daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday1daily flight