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The best prices from Phoenix to Sacramento are usually found in July or August, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Phoenix (PHX) to Sacramento (SMF)

PHX - SMF
Price
$166 - $238
SMF
Temperature
55.4 - 95 °F
SMF
Rainfall
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Phoenix to Sacramento

One-way from

$93

One-way flight from Phoenix to Sacramento

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 Phoenix to Sacramento?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 22% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Phoenix to Sacramento at least 35 days early can save you up to 7% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 35 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Phoenix to Sacramento for as little as $99 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $105 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Phoenix to Sacramento lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Phoenix to Sacramento in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $48.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Phoenix to Sacramento (PHX - SMF)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from Phoenix to Sacramento by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Phoenix to Sacramento in January, February 2021

The best prices found for PHX to SMF flights for January, February
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$85pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$88pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$94pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Phoenix to Sacramento 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Phoenix found for this year
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$81pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$85pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$88pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Phoenix

Save time with Phoenix to Sacramento direct flight deals
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$81pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Feb - 18 Feb
$85pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
11 Feb - 15 Feb
$94pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Last minute flights from Phoenix to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Phoenix, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$88pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$113pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$124pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to Sacramento
2:01 pm - 3:22 pm
American Airlines
Nonstop
2h 21m
PHX - SMF
American Airlines
10:20 am - 3:02 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
29h 42m
PHX - SMF
Spirit Airlines
$114
Kiwi.com
9:34 am - 5:09 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
7h 35m
PHX - SMF
Frontier
$115
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Phoenix to Sacramento

Are flight prices decreasing from Phoenix to Sacramento due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Phoenix and Sacramento for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Sacramento Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Sacramento Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Phoenix to Sacramento for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Phoenix to Sacramento for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $81, but on average you can expect to pay $114.

Are there nonstop flights from Phoenix to Sacramento for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Phoenix to Sacramento under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Phoenix to Sacramento is less than $190.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Sacramento Intl have been viewed 121 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Phoenix or Sacramento?

In Phoenix, there will be less rainfall in Phoenix compared to Sacramento over the next 7 days.

Is Phoenix weather warmer or cooler than Sacramento?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 108 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Sacramento is typically colder than in Phoenix. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Sacramento?

A quick flight from Phoenix to Sacramento can take about 2h. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $81. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to Sacramento, with prices starting at $81. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Spirit Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $85 and $136, respectively. These flights start at 60% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $40. Spirit Airlines flights start at $89 while deals on American Airlines start at $93 one-way.

Alternative routes for Phoenix to Sacramento

Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Phoenix to Sacramento
Flight duration
2h 00m
Average temperature for January in Sacramento
55.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Sacramento
3.6 ″

Airports servicing Phoenix

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 4 airlines flying from Phoenix to Sacramento

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Phoenix 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
$54 $145 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$60 $163 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$117 $247 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$130 $262 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to Sacramento

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 37% of PHX to SMF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of PHX to SMF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 30% of PHX to SMF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PHX to SMF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Phoenix to Sacramento
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
11 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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