Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento

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Sacramento (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 Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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
C$ 145 - C$ 206
SMF
Temperature
8 - 24 °C
SMF
Precipitation
0 - 91 mm

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

C$ 185

From Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl

One-way from

C$ 75

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Seattle to Sacramento is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 24% on airfare.

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 C$ 203 per person but you can even find prices for as low as C$ 143. 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

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 181% by booking at least 29 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 Seattle to Sacramento within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 340.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SEA to SMF flights for December, January
18 Jan - 5 Feb
C$ 149pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
11 Jan - 13 Jan
C$ 162pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
13 Jan - 17 Jan
C$ 175pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Seattle found for this year
30 Dec - 5 Jan
C$ 188pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
15 Dec - 5 Jan
C$ 193pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
15 Dec - 5 Jan
C$ 194pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Direct flights to Sacramento from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to Sacramento direct flight deals
18 Jan - 5 Feb
C$ 149pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
11 Jan - 13 Jan
C$ 162pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
13 Jan - 17 Jan
C$ 175pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
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
10 Dec - 7 Jan
C$ 315pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
11 Dec - 16 Dec
C$ 333pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
12 Dec - 17 Dec
C$ 336pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Sacramento
2:30 a.m. - 4:24 a.m.
Alaska Airlines
Direct
1h 54m
SEA - SMF
Alaska Airlines
1:15 p.m. - 3:03 p.m.
Alaska Airlines
Direct
1h 48m
SEA - SMF
Alaska Airlines
2:30 a.m. - 4:24 a.m.
Alaska Airlines
Direct
1h 54m
SEA - SMF
Alaska Airlines
C$ 101

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Seattle to Sacramento

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

Booking a flight from Seattle/Tacoma Intl (SEA) to Sacramento Intl (SMF) is your only option if you wish to fly from Seattle to Sacramento. On a typical day, there are 12 flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl, all of which are around 1h 48m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 4 airlines when you book a flight from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Alaska Airlines, Delta, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Alaska Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under C$ 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just C$ 149, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 206.

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

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Seattle to Sacramento under C$ 200. A good price for a direct flight from Seattle to Sacramento is less than C$ 248.

Are there last-minute flights available from Seattle to Sacramento for under C$ 400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Seattle to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than C$ 400.

What days are direct flights available from Seattle to Sacramento?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Seattle to Sacramento flight route?

Within the past month, 135 users have taken a look at flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl.

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

Travellers can expect 16 flights from Seattle to Sacramento on average per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 6% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 56% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 38% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Seattle to Sacramento?

For as low as C$ 149, Alaska Airlines can have you in Sacramento from Seattle in 1h 48m. There are 980 km between Seattle and Sacramento. All flights are typically direct.

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

Currently priced at C$ 149, 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. Check Cheapflights for deals on Delta for as low as C$ 162. Alaska Airlines is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta 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: Virgin Atlantic (100%), WestJet (89%), Delta( 87%).

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) 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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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 57m
Average temperature for December in Sacramento
13.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Sacramento
76.0 mm

Airports servicing Seattle

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 4 airlines flying from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling 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
Delta
C$ 80 C$ 197 No cancel fee N/A
Search Delta flights
Spirit Airlines
C$ 82 C$ 252 No cancel fee 65%
Search Spirit Airlines flights
Alaska Airlines
C$ 115 C$ 230 No cancel fee 75%
Search Alaska Airlines flights
American Airlines
C$ 199 C$ 402 No cancel fee 71%
Search American Airlines flights

Hourly flight availability from Seattle to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Seattle towards Sacramento.
Morning 6 AM to noon 59% of flight departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 31% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 9% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight 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
8 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
11 daily flights
Wednesday
21 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
6 daily flights
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