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The best prices from Sacramento to San Francisco International are usually found in July or January, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to San Francisco International (SFO)

SMF - SFO
Price
$167 - $225

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$167

From Sacramento to San Francisco International

One-way from

$73

One-way flight from Sacramento to San Francisco International

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 Sacramento to San Francisco International?

Saturday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 10%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sacramento to San Francisco International?

Find a great deal and save up to 7% by booking at least 35 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sacramento to San Francisco International within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to San Francisco International?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco International from Sacramento. Users have commonly found prices around $108 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $48. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to San Francisco International (SMF - SFO)?

When flying from Sacramento to San Francisco International, 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 21% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International in October, November 2020

The best prices found for SMF to SFO flights for October, November
21 Nov - 23 Nov
$219pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Nov - 22 Nov
$233pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Nov - 23 Nov
$236pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to San Francisco International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco International from Sacramento found for this year
21 Nov - 23 Nov
$219pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Nov - 22 Nov
$233pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
21 Nov - 23 Nov
$236pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Non-stop flights to San Francisco International from Sacramento

Save time with Sacramento to San Francisco International direct flight deals
21 Nov - 23 Nov
$219pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
7 Dec - 10 Dec
$277pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
2 Nov - 16 Nov
$437pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco International from Sacramento, departing today and this week
2 Nov - 16 Nov
$437pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
2 Nov - 16 Nov
$467pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
2 Nov - 16 Nov
$476pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco International from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International
3:35 am - 4:35 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 00m
SMF - SFO
United Airlines
$139
United
1:00 am - 4:18 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 18m
SMF - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$73
Kiwi.com
6:29 am - 4:08 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
9h 39m
SMF - SFO
Multiple Airlines
$74
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to San Francisco International flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to San Francisco International

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento to San Francisco 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 Sacramento and San Francisco 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.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Sacramento Intl to San Francisco have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Linear Air Taxi, and Major Airline are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $219, but on average you can expect to pay $291.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 6 direct flights from Sacramento to San Francisco International under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sacramento to San Francisco International is less than $405.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to San Francisco International for under $500?

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

Does it rain more in Sacramento or San Francisco?

Expected rainfall in Sacramento is same as in San Francisco. You can expect this to be the case over the next 4 days.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 95 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in San Francisco is colder than in Sacramento. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Sacramento to San Francisco International?

A quick flight from Sacramento to San Francisco International can take about 59m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $219. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to San Francisco International round-trip?

United Airlines, at $219, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sacramento to San Francisco International.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Frontier and Alaska Airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sacramento to San Francisco International one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $126 on United Airlines.

Alternative routes for Sacramento to San Francisco International

Destination information for San Francisco International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sacramento to San Francisco International
Flight duration
0h 55m

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to San Francisco International

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 47% of SMF to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 40% of SMF to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 13% of SMF to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SMF to SFO departures
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Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Sacramento to San Francisco International
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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