Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento

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Sacramento (SMF)
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The best prices from Seattle to Sacramento 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$ 182 - C$ 259
SMF
Temperature
13 - 35 °C
SMF
Precipitation
1 - 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$ 182

From Seattle to Sacramento

One-way from

C$ 217

One-way flight from Seattle to Sacramento

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 flying from Seattle to Sacramento on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 59 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from Seattle to Sacramento compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 59 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 684. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 813.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Sacramento from Seattle average C$ 610. You can even find prices in August for less than C$ 610, as users have found deals to Sacramento from as low as C$ 513. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sacramento from Seattle. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 15%.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Seattle to Sacramento at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 23% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Seattle to Sacramento in July, August 2021

The best prices found for SEA to SMF flights for July, August
19 Aug - 23 Aug
C$ 139pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
20 Aug - 22 Aug
C$ 147pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
26 Aug - 27 Aug
C$ 158pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Seattle to Sacramento 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Seattle found for this year
19 Aug - 23 Aug
C$ 139pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
20 Aug - 22 Aug
C$ 147pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
26 Aug - 27 Aug
C$ 158pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

Direct flights to Sacramento from Seattle

Save time with Seattle to Sacramento direct flight deals
20 Aug - 23 Aug
C$ 147pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Alaska Airlines
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
7 Sep - 1 Oct
C$ 160pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
6 Sep - 2 Oct
C$ 172pp
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
7 Aug - 10 Aug
C$ 195pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
8 Aug - 31 Aug
C$ 258pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
3 Aug - 17 Aug
C$ 260pp
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl
Delta
Direct
SMF
Sacramento Intl
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Delta
Direct
SEA
Seattle/Tacoma Intl

One-way flights to Sacramento from Seattle

The cheapest one-way flights from Seattle to Sacramento
12:40 p.m. - 3:30 a.m.
Spirit Airlines
1 stop
14h 50m
SEA - SMF
Spirit Airlines
C$ 218
Spirit
10:01 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Alaska Airlines
Direct
1h 49m
SEA - SMF
Alaska Airlines
C$ 382
9:40 a.m. - 11:37 a.m.
Delta
Direct
1h 57m
SEA - SMF
Delta
C$ 414
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?

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 23 flights from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl, all of which are around 6h 33m 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$ 251 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under C$ 251. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just C$ 139, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 183.

Are there direct flights from Seattle to Sacramento for under C$ 251 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Seattle to Sacramento under C$ 251. A good price for a direct flight from Seattle to Sacramento is less than C$ 258.

Are there last-minute flights available from Seattle to Sacramento for under C$ 251?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Seattle to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than C$ 251.

What days are direct flights available from Seattle to Sacramento?

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

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl was viewed by 207 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Per day, 10 flights depart from Seattle/Tacoma Intl to Sacramento Intl on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 70% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 30% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Seattle or Sacramento?

In Seattle, there will be greater rainfall in Seattle compared to Sacramento over the next 9 days.

Is Seattle weather warmer or cooler than Sacramento?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 35 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Sacramento is typically hotter than in Seattle. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Seattle to Sacramento?

A quick flight from Seattle to Sacramento can take about 1h 45m. Alaska Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as C$ 210. Seattle and Sacramento are separated by a distance of 980 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Spirit Airlines, at C$ 139, was found to be the cheapest airline from Seattle to Sacramento.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and Delta. Spirit Airlines is 34% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

C$ 70 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 Delta, with prices starting from C$ 74 and C$ 85, respectively.

Destination information for Sacramento

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Seattle to Sacramento.
Flight duration
1h 58m
Average temperature for July in Sacramento
35.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Sacramento
1.0 mm

Airports servicing Seattle

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 4 airlines flying from Seattle to Sacramento

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$ 63 C$ 154 No cancel fee N/A
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Alaska Airlines
C$ 90 C$ 180 No cancel fee 75%
Search Alaska Airlines flights
Spirit Airlines
C$ 64 C$ 197 No cancel fee 65%
Search Spirit Airlines flights
American Airlines
C$ 156 C$ 315 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.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 34% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 15% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 9% 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
11 daily flights
Monday
30 daily flights
Tuesday
28 daily flights
Wednesday
29 daily flights
Thursday
23 daily flights
Friday
22 daily flights
Saturday
21 daily flights
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