Cheap flights from New Orleans to Sacramento (MSY - SMF)

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The best prices from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl are usually found in August or April, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New Orleans (MSY) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best MSY to SMF flight in 2022: compare New Orleans to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
MSY - SMF
Price
$243 - $451
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$243

From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl

One-way from

$207

One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong 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 day to fly round-trip from New Orleans to Sacramento?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 100% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Sacramento?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Sacramento from New Orleans average $292. You can even find prices in August for less than $292, as users have found deals to Sacramento from as low as $171. The month of November appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sacramento from New Orleans. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 11%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Sacramento (MSY - SMF)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New Orleans to Sacramento in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 29% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from New Orleans to Sacramento, book at least 23 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $287 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $330.

Cheap flights from New Orleans to Sacramento in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSY to SMF flights for May, June
21 Jun - 3 Jul
$336pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
28 Jun - 8 Jul
$342pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
27 May - 29 May
$358pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from New Orleans found for this year
16 Sep - 20 Sep
$313pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
26 Jul - 2 Aug
$324pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
26 Jul - 1 Aug
$327pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

Last minute flights from New Orleans to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from New Orleans, departing today and this week
3 Jun - 8 Jun
$390pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
30 May - 6 Jun
$395pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
3 Jun - 8 Jun
$403pp
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSY
New Orleans Louis Armstrong

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from New Orleans

The cheapest one-way flights from New Orleans to Sacramento
5:56 pm - 1:33 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 37m
MSY - SMF
Frontier
$207
Kiwi.com
2:00 pm - 1:33 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
25h 33m
MSY - SMF
Multiple Airlines
$208
Kiwi.com
5:30 pm - 6:23 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 53m
MSY - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$217
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From New Orleans to Sacramento

Which airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Sacramento for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $313, but on average you can expect to pay $347.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Orleans to Sacramento for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New Orleans to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this New Orleans to Sacramento flight route?

Within the past month, 39 users have taken a look at flights from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($313), Frontier ($349), and Delta ($356) offers the cheapest pricing from New Orleans to Sacramento.

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

Before booking your flight from New Orleans to Sacramento check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from New Orleans to Sacramento?

The cheapest flight price from New Orleans to Sacramento is $177. On average you can expect to pay $460. The most popular route, (New Orleans Louis Armstrong - Sacramento Intl), can usually be booked for $324.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sacramento from New Orleans?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Orleans Louis Armstrong 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 New Orleans Louis Armstrong are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to New Orleans from Sacramento?

Returning to New Orleans Louis Armstrong 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 New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New Orleans Louis Armstrong.

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Alternative routes for New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Sacramento.
Average temperature for May in Sacramento
82.4 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Sacramento
0.7 ″

Airports servicing New Orleans

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 4 airlines flying from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Orleans 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
$67 $265 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$168 $336 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$181 $450 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$269 $434 No cancel fee 69%
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