Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento (SEA - SMF)

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The best prices from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Seattle (SEA) to Sacramento (SMF)

All the information you need to plan the best SEA to SMF flight in 2021: compare Seattle to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.
SEA - SMF
Price
$145 - $206
SMF
Temperature
46.4 - 75.2 °F
SMF
Precipitation
0 - 3.6 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$145

From Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl

One-way from

$78

One-way flight from Seattle/Tacoma 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 day to fly round-trip from Seattle to Sacramento?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 29% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Seattle to Sacramento (SEA - SMF)?

When flying from Seattle to Sacramento, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight in the afternoon.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sacramento from Seattle. Prices for March average $159 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $112. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in March

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Seattle to Sacramento, book at least 29 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 181% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $266 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $424.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SEA to SMF flights for October, November
18 Nov - 2 Dec
$110pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
17 Nov - 20 Nov
$131pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
13 Nov - 16 Nov
$132pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Seattle found for this year
18 Nov - 2 Dec
$110pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
2 Dec - 7 Dec
$117pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
2 Dec - 7 Dec
$123pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to Sacramento direct flight deals
18 Nov - 2 Dec
$110pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
5 Feb - 7 Feb
$114pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
14 Jan - 17 Jan
$117pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Last minute flights from Seattle to Sacramento

Late deals on round-trip flights to Sacramento from Seattle, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$135pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$167pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
30 Oct - 3 Nov
$175pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Sacramento
1:00 am - 7:52 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
6h 52m
SEA - SMF
American Airlines
8:49 pm - 8:38 am
Frontier
1 Stop
11h 49m
SEA - SMF
Frontier
$107
Kiwi.com
3:11 pm - 7:58 pm
Delta
1 Stop
4h 47m
SEA - SMF
Delta
$108
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Seattle to Sacramento

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

If you wish to fly to Sacramento from Seattle, then you need to book flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl. There are 22 flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) to Sacramento Intl (SMF) per day to choose from. Flights to Sacramento from Seattle/Tacoma Intl are available from 8 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 45m is how long a nonstop flight from Seattle to Sacramento Intl typically takes.

Which airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Alaska Airlines, Delta, and Spirit Airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $110, but on average you can expect to pay $131.

Are there nonstop flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Seattle to Sacramento under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Seattle to Sacramento is less than $138.

Are there last-minute flights available from Seattle to Sacramento for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Seattle to Sacramento?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Seattle to Sacramento flight route?

Flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl have been viewed 281 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Seattle to Sacramento on average per day?

Travelers can expect 10 flights from Seattle to Sacramento on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 60% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Seattle to Sacramento?

For as low as $110, Alaska Airlines can have you in Sacramento from Seattle in 1h 45m. Seattle and Sacramento are separated by a distance of 609 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $110, Alaska Airlines will fly you from Seattle to Sacramento and back. In addition to Alaska Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Spirit Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $135 and $137, respectively. Alaska Airlines is priced at 35% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

$61 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Alaska Airlines and American Airlines, with prices starting from $69 and $78, respectively.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Seattle to Sacramento?

Before booking your flight to Sacramento from Seattle, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air France (100%), Virgin Atlantic (100%), WestJet( 97%).

What are the cheapest flights from Seattle to Sacramento?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Seattle to Sacramento? While on average our users pay $249, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $58. The most popular route (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Sacramento Intl), is priced around $127.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Sacramento, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Sacramento Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Seattle/Tacoma Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Sacramento Intl.

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

Returning to Seattle/Tacoma 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 72 hours before departing to Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Sacramento Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Seattle/Tacoma Intl.

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Alternative routes for Seattle 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 Seattle to Sacramento.
Flight duration from SEA to SMF
1h 58m
Average temperature for October in Sacramento
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Sacramento
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Seattle

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 7 airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Seattle 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
United Airlines
$67 $172 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$68 $192 No cancel fee N/A
Spirit Airlines
$71 $190 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$73 $210 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$93 $302 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$120 $254 No cancel fee 63%
JetBlue
$193 $340 No cancel fee 62%

Hourly flight availability from Seattle to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Seattle towards Sacramento.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 59% of SEA to SMF departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 25% of SEA to SMF departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 13% of SEA to SMF departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 3% of SEA to SMF departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Seattle to Sacramento
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Seattle to Sacramento.
Sunday
19 daily flights
Monday
28 daily flights
Tuesday
16 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
21 daily flights
Friday
28 daily flights
Saturday
24 daily flights
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