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The best prices from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco 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 Metropolitan (SMF) to San Francisco (SFO)

SMF - SFO
Price
$167 - $225
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

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 Metropolitan to San Francisco

One-way from

$100

One-way flight from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco

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 Metropolitan to San Francisco?

Travelers have found that booking a Saturday departure is the best way to save up to 10% 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 Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco?

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 Metropolitan to San Francisco within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $99.

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

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

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

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 21% on flights from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Cheap flights from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco in January, February 2021

19 Feb - 21 Feb
$97pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
19 Feb - 21 Feb
$116pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
22 Feb - 28 Feb
$117pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

19 Feb - 21 Feb
$97pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
19 Feb - 21 Feb
$116pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
22 Feb - 28 Feb
$117pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Sacramento Metropolitan

19 Feb - 21 Feb
$97pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
19 Feb - 21 Feb
$179pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
12 Feb - 15 Feb
$189pp
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 Metropolitan to San Francisco

31 Jan - 1 Feb
$178pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
3 Feb - 17 Feb
$404pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SMF
Sacramento Intl
31 Jan - 1 Feb
$408pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to San Francisco from Sacramento Metropolitan

3:36 pm - 3:43 am
Frontier
1 Stop
12h 07m
SMF - SFO
Frontier
$100
Kiwi.com
9:35 am - 5:05 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
7h 30m
SMF - SFO
Alaska Airlines
$212
CheapFlights
11:28 am - 5:46 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
18h 18m
SMF - SFO
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco

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 Metropolitan to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $97, but on average you can expect to pay $152.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco is less than $263.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco for under $200?

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

Does it rain more in Sacramento or San Francisco?

Expected rainfall in Sacramento is more than in San Francisco. You can expect this to be the case over the next 14 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 Metropolitan to San Francisco?

Departing from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco will take you 58m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $97. Another option worth looking into is Frontier, starting at $116 round trip. United Airlines is currently priced 51% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco are Frontier ($99), United Airlines ($121), and Alaska Airlines ($212).

Alternative routes for Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Flight duration
0h 54m
Average temperature for January in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 55% of SMF to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 45% of SMF to SFO departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 0% of SMF to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SMF to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Sacramento Metropolitan to San Francisco
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
5 daily flights
Thursday
7 daily flights
Friday
5 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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