Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento (SLC - SMF)

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The best prices from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl are usually found in May or August, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Salt Lake City (SLC) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best SLC to SMF flight in 2021: compare Salt Lake City to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
SLC - SMF
Price
$166 - $290
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Precipitation
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl

One-way from

$137

One-way flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento (SLC - SMF)?

It’s optimal to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 60% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Salt Lake City 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

The best pricing can be found in the month of June. Prices to Sacramento from Salt Lake City average $184. You can even find prices in June for less than $184, as users have found deals to Sacramento from as low as $116. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sacramento from Salt Lake City. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 12%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 39 days in advance to save up to 71% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 39 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $228, or $321 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SLC to SMF flights for December, January
15 Jan - 27 Jan
$125pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
8 Jan - 9 Jan
$147pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
12 Jan - 16 Jan
$148pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Salt Lake City found for this year
10 Dec - 15 Dec
$178pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
15 Dec - 30 Dec
$182pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SLC
Salt Lake City
25 Dec - 28 Dec
$189pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Salt Lake City

Save time with Salt Lake City to Sacramento direct flight deals
15 Jan - 27 Jan
$157pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
16 Dec - 30 Dec
$252pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City
7 Jan - 10 Jan
$271pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Delta
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SLC
Salt Lake City

Last minute flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Salt Lake City, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 15 Dec
$178pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
15 Dec - 30 Dec
$182pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SLC
Salt Lake City
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$202pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Salt Lake City

The cheapest one-way flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento
12:45 pm - 2:47 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
27h 02m
SLC - SMF
United Airlines
$137
United
3:34 pm - 8:40 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
18h 06m
SLC - SMF
American Airlines
3:05 am - 4:04 am
Delta
Nonstop
1h 59m
SLC - SMF
Delta
$164
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Salt Lake City to Sacramento

What airports do I use to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

Booking a flight from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Sacramento Intl (SMF) is your only option if you wish to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento. On a typical day, there are 8 flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl, all of which are around 1h 41m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 6 airlines when you book a flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento.

Which airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Delta, JetBlue, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $125, but on average you can expect to pay $180.

Are there nonstop flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento is less than $292.

Are there last-minute flights available from Salt Lake City to Sacramento for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Thursday, Friday.

How popular is this Salt Lake City to Sacramento flight route?

Within the past month, 54 users have taken a look at flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl.

How many flights depart from Salt Lake City to Sacramento on average per day?

6 flight departures from Salt Lake City to Sacramento per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 67% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

A quick flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento can take about 5h 26m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $125. Airlines will cover a distance of 533 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento round-trip from $125. You may be able to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento for 41% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento are Frontier ($71), Delta ($79), and United Airlines ($137).

What are the cheapest flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

While on average a flight from Salt Lake City to Sacramento is generally $200, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $78. When looking at the most popular route, (Salt Lake City - Sacramento Intl), you can expect to pay $134 for that flight.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Salt Lake City to Sacramento?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Salt Lake City to Sacramento on time: Delta (88%), Aeromexico (87%), Southwest (75%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Sacramento from Salt Lake City?

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Salt Lake City must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Sacramento Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Salt Lake City are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to Salt Lake City from Sacramento?

Returning to Salt Lake City from Sacramento Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Salt Lake City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Salt Lake City.

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Alternative routes for Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to Sacramento.
Flight duration from SLC to SMF
1h 50m
Average temperature for December in Sacramento
55.4 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Sacramento
3.0 ″

Airports servicing Salt Lake City

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 5 airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Salt Lake City 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
American Airlines
$66 $218 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$72 $230 No cancel fee 69%
Frontier
$103 $209 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$104 $252 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$157 $282 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Salt Lake City to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Salt Lake City towards Sacramento.
Morning 6 AM to noon 44% of SLC to SMF departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 36% of SLC to SMF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 19% of SLC to SMF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SLC to SMF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Salt Lake City to Sacramento
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Salt Lake City to Sacramento.
Sunday
10 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
9 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
4 daily flights
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