Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento (SEA - SMF)

SEA — SMF
Jan 31 — Feb 71

The best prices from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl are usually found in February or April, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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 2023: compare Seattle to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.

SEA - SMF

Price

$148 - $279

SMF

Temperature

46.4 - 75.2 °F

SMF

Rainfall

0 - 3.6 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Round-trip from$148From Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl
One-way from$89One-way flight from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Seattle to Sacramento?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 20% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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 40 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 97% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $281 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $411.

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

January is one of the best times of the year to fly to Sacramento from Seattle. Prices for January average $210 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $123. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a January flight can save you 31% on your journey compared to booking in June

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 11% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SEA to SMF flights for January, February
Feb 8 - Feb 11
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

4h 38m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

7h 54m
$96

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 11 - Feb 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

13h 23m
$99

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 8 - Feb 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 51m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

13h 23m
$104

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Seattle to Sacramento 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Seattle found for this year
Feb 8 - Feb 11
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

4h 38m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

7h 54m
$96

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 8 - Mar 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

4h 43m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

12h 08m
$97

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Mar 28 - Mar 29
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 43m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

12h 23m
$98

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Seattle to Sacramento

Feb 8 - Feb 11
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

4h 38m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

7h 54m
$96

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Mar 28 - Mar 29
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 43m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

12h 23m
$98

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 11 - Feb 13
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

13h 23m
$99

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

  • If you’re traveling from Seattle to Sacramento, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Seattle to Sacramento flights are typically 46% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $207.20 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $97. When traveling from Seattle to Sacramento on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Seattle/Tacoma Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Sacramento Intl Airport. When flying from Seattle to Sacramento, Spirit Airlines flights are 27% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Frontier flights from Seattle to Sacramento

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 14m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

10h 42m
$174

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 2 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 14m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

10h 42m
$177

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 3 - Feb 5
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 54m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

10h 42m
$186

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Seattle to Sacramento is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $291.70 RT. This price is typically 60% cheaper than other airlines that offer Seattle to Sacramento flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $94. Seattle/Tacoma Intl Airport is the most common Seattle airport to take off from when flying to Sacramento. Sacramento Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Sacramento. When flying from Seattle to Sacramento, Frontier flights are 25% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to Sacramento direct flight deals
Feb 22 - Mar 1
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 50m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Nonstop

2h 04m
$138

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 27 - Mar 1
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 52m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Nonstop

2h 00m
$142

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 15 - Feb 18
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 53m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Nonstop

2h 00m
$156

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Last minute flights from Seattle to Sacramento

Late deals on return flights to Sacramento from Seattle, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 7
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

10h 26m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

12h 50m
$121

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 1 - Feb 7
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

5h 31m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

6h 46m
$127

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

Feb 2 - Feb 8
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

5h 01m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

1 stop

11h 20m
$133

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/24

One-way flights to Sacramento from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Feb 7
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

12h 24m
$45

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Feb 11
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

5h 54m
$48

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/25

Feb 9
SEA

Seattle/Tacoma Intl

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

9h 03m
$49

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/23

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Sacramento

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

Delta
7.9
Good
1,998 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,666 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
707 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

Frontier
6.1
Okay
536 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Food

7.2

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Alaska is a great airline! Can’t beat the value for the price. I had zero issues of any kind.

Related info for your journey

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

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 24 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 6 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 1h 50m 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 Juneyao 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 $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $96, but on average you can expect to pay $110.

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 $174.

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, Friday.

How popular is this Seattle to Sacramento flight route?

Flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl have been viewed 29 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 4 flights from Seattle to Sacramento on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Seattle to Sacramento?

For as low as $96, Spirit Airlines can have you in Sacramento from Seattle in 4h 38m. Seattle and Sacramento are separated by a distance of 609 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Seattle to Sacramento round-trip?

Currently priced at $96, Spirit Airlines will fly you from Seattle to Sacramento and back. In addition to Spirit Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Spirit Airlines is priced at 56% 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?

$48 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 Frontier and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from $51 and $69, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or JetBlue 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: Horizon Air (79%), Southwest (77%), KLM( 77%).

What are the cheapest flights from Seattle to Sacramento?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Seattle to Sacramento? While on average our users pay $365, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $79. The most popular route (Seattle/Tacoma Intl - Sacramento Intl), is priced around $96.

Alternative routes for Seattle to Sacramento

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Top 6 airlines flying from Seattle to Sacramento

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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$20FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$94Average$292FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$97Average$207FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$106Average$185FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$193Average$340FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$224Average$331FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Seattle to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Seattle to Sacramento
3%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
50%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
17%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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
Sunday20daily flights
Monday31daily flights
Tuesday29daily flights
Wednesday27daily flights
Thursday25daily flights
Friday29daily flights
Saturday12daily flights
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