Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento (PHL - SMF)

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The best prices from Philadelphia to Sacramento Intl are usually found in August or January, booked 57 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Philadelphia (PHL) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best PHL to SMF flight in 2022: compare Philadelphia to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
PHL - SMF
Price
$193 - $359
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 36% potential price drop

Average price

$324

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

$193

From Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Sacramento?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Philadelphia to Sacramento. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Sacramento.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Philadelphia to Sacramento (PHL - SMF)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Philadelphia to Sacramento in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 44% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Sacramento from Philadelphia with a flight ticket averaging about $333. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $153. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Philadelphia to Sacramento, book at least 39 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 54% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $420 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $551.

Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento in May, June 2022

The best prices found for PHL to SMF flights for May, June
18 May - 24 May
$214pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
18 May - 26 May
$353pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
18 May - 23 May
$378pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Philadelphia to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Philadelphia found for this year
18 May - 24 May
$214pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
18 May - 26 May
$353pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
18 May - 23 May
$378pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Last minute flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Philadelphia, departing today and this week
21 May - 24 May
$428pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
22 May - 24 May
$443pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
23 May - 30 May
$463pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Philadelphia

The cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento
7:40 am - 2:34 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
9h 54m
PHL - SMF
United Airlines
$227
United
3:14 pm - 4:29 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
16h 15m
PHL - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$242
FlightNetwork
3:45 pm - 6:51 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
30h 06m
PHL - SMF
Multiple Airlines
$243
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Flight FAQs

From Philadelphia to Sacramento

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

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United 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 Philadelphia to Sacramento for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $388, but on average you can expect to pay $434.

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

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

How popular is this Philadelphia to Sacramento flight route?

The Philadelphia to Sacramento Intl flight path was viewed by 33 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Frontier, at $388, was found to be the cheapest airline from Philadelphia to Sacramento.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Spirit Airlines and American Airlines.

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

$107 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Frontier. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and United Airlines, with prices starting from $201 and $227, respectively.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Philadelphia to Sacramento.

What are the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Sacramento?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $228. While the most popular route (Philadelphia - Sacramento Intl) can be booked for $435 on average our data indicates $749 when flying from Philadelphia to Sacramento.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

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

Returning to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia.

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

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

Airports servicing Philadelphia

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 7 airlines flying from Philadelphia to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Philadelphia 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
Frontier
$70 $222 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$74 $198 No cancel fee 83%
Spirit Airlines
$105 $326 No cancel fee 65%
United Airlines
$181 $531 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$216 $441 No cancel fee 75%
Delta
$220 $410 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$229 $513 No cancel fee 71%
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