Cheap flights from Nashville to Sacramento (BNA - SMF)

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The best prices from Nashville Intl to Sacramento Intl are usually found in October or July, booked 15 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Nashville (BNA) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best BNA to SMF flight in 2022: compare Nashville to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
BNA - SMF
Price
$223 - $362
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$262

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$223

From Nashville Intl to Sacramento Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Nashville to Sacramento?

Flights from Nashville to Sacramento lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Nashville to Sacramento in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $109.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nashville to Sacramento (BNA - SMF)?

It’s optimal to fly from Nashville to Sacramento in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

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

Departing on a Thursday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 57% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

To save up to 30% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Nashville to Sacramento from $331 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $392 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

Cheap flights from Nashville to Sacramento in May, June 2022

The best prices found for BNA to SMF flights for May, June
22 Jun - 27 Jun
$386pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
21 Jun - 29 Jun
$390pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl
28 Jun - 2 Jul
$391pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl

Nashville Intl to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Nashville found for this year
21 Sep - 27 Sep
$338pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
20 Sep - 28 Sep
$348pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
20 Sep - 27 Sep
$352pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl

Last minute flights from Nashville to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Nashville, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 8 Jun
$439pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl
2 Jun - 6 Jun
$453pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BNA
Nashville Intl
3 Jun - 6 Jul
$479pp
BNA
Nashville Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BNA
Nashville Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Nashville

The cheapest one-way flights from Nashville to Sacramento
4:19 am - 11:21 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
9h 02m
BNA - SMF
United Airlines
$227
United
2:00 am - 9:49 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
33h 49m
BNA - SMF
Multiple Airlines
$249
Gotogate
12:17 pm - 2:02 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 45m
BNA - SMF
Frontier
$251
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Nashville</span> to <span class="emphasized">Sacramento</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Nashville to Sacramento

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

Sacramento Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Sacramento from Nashville Intl. Booking flights from Nashville Intl (BNA) to Sacramento Intl (SMF) should be relatively easy as there are 2 daily flights to Sacramento from 9 different airlines. 6h 19m is how long a flight from Nashville to Sacramento Intl will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

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

Can I find flights from Nashville to Sacramento for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Nashville to Sacramento for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $338, but on average you can expect to pay $373.

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

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

How popular is this Nashville to Sacramento flight route?

Flights from Nashville Intl to Sacramento Intl have been viewed 16 times in the past calendar month.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Sacramento, with prices starting at $338. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Spirit Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $358 and $369, respectively.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Nashville to Sacramento are Frontier ($193), Spirit Airlines ($218), and United Airlines ($227).

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

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from Nashville to Sacramento.

What are the cheapest flights from Nashville to Sacramento?

While on average a flight from Nashville to Sacramento is generally $985, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $168. When looking at the most popular route, (Nashville Intl - Sacramento Intl), you can expect to pay $338 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nashville Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Sacramento Intl.

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

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

Returning to Nashville Intl from Sacramento Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Nashville Intl.

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

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Alternative routes for Nashville to Sacramento

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Nashville to Sacramento.
Average temperature for May in Sacramento
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Sacramento
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Nashville

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 7 airlines flying from Nashville Intl to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Nashville 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
$92 $304 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$141 $456 No cancel fee 75%
Sun Country Air
$151 $218 No cancel fee 83%
JetBlue
$171 $298 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$176 $401 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$260 $514 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$269 $458 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Nashville to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Nashville towards Sacramento.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 34% of BNA to SMF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 33% of BNA to SMF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 33% of BNA to SMF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of BNA to SMF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Nashville to Sacramento
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Nashville to Sacramento.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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