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Flights from Detroit to Sacramento, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00

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Detroit to Sacramento Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Sacramento. American & United frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Sacramento flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
DTTSMF
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$298
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American
DTTSMF
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$298
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American
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SMFDTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$298
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American
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$298
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American
DTTSMF
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$298
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United
DTTSMF
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$298
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United
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$298
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United
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
1 stop
SMFDTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$298
Select
United
DTTSMF
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SMFDTT
Sat 11/5
1 stop
$298
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United
DTTSMF
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$298
Select
Alaska
DTTSMF
Tue 10/25
2 stops
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$340
Select
Alaska
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
2 stops
SMFDTT
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$340
Select
Alaska
DTTSMF
Sat 10/29
2 stops
SMFDTT
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$340
Select
Alaska
DTTSMF
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SMFDTT
Thu 11/10
2 stops
$340
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Alaska
DTTSMF
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SMFDTT
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$340
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How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Sacramento?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Sacramento, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $339.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Sacramento?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit to Sacramento based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Detroit to Sacramento?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Detroit to Sacramento.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $635
7-14 days $0 $433
14-21 days $0 $298
21-30 days $0 $298
30-60 days $0 $298
60-90 days $0 $369
90+ days $0 $369

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Sacramento

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Sacramento is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$367 $298 $336 $369 $369 $298 $336

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Sacramento by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Detroit to Sacramento flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Detroit Sacramento American 10/18/16 10/25/16 1 $298
November Detroit Sacramento American 11/1/16 11/5/16 1 $298
December Detroit Sacramento American 12/1/16 12/12/16 1 $369
January Detroit Sacramento American 1/11/17 1/18/17 1 $369
February Detroit Sacramento American 2/2/17 2/6/17 1 $374
March Detroit Sacramento United 3/6/17 3/10/17 1 $399
April Detroit Sacramento United 4/13/17 4/18/17 1 $393
May Detroit Sacramento Alaska 5/11/17 5/14/17 1 $498

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Sacramento

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Sacramento. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$663
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$663 $492
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$492 $405
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$405 $298
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$298 $374
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$374

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Sacramento

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Detroit to Sacramento is $392.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Sacramento is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Sacramento

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Detroit to Sacramento. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Detroit to Sacramento is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Sacramento is $400.

Detroit to Sacramento Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Sacramento?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Sacramento Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:30 -04:00Number of routes searched: 87Number of itineraries searched: 50,079

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Sacramento? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Sacramento. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Detroit to Sacramento
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
American CLT
American DFW
American ORD
American PHX
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
Delta ATL
Delta LAX
Delta MSP
Delta SEA
Delta SLC
United DEN
United IAD
United IAH
United ORD
United SFO

Detroit to Sacramento Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Sacramento. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Detroit - DTT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Detroit to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $305
Flights from Detroit to Oakland American, Alaska, Delta, Spirit $344
Flights from Detroit to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $197
Flights from Detroit to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $202
Flights from Detroit to Reno American, Alaska, Delta, United $313

Cheap Domestic Flights to Sacramento - SMF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Columbus to Sacramento American, Alaska, Delta, United $331
Flights from Cleveland to Sacramento American, Delta, United $379
Flights from Dayton to Sacramento American, Delta, United $379
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sacramento American, Delta, United $366
Flights from Akron - Canton to Sacramento American, Delta, United $406
Flights from Lansing to Sacramento Delta, United $368
Flights from Ft Wayne to Sacramento Delta, United $479
Flights from Erie to Sacramento Delta Check Dates
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento Delta Check Dates
Flights from Flint to Sacramento Delta, United $467
Flights from Saginaw to Sacramento Delta, United $391
Flights from Kalamazoo to Sacramento American, Delta, United $418
Flights from Toledo to SacramentoCheck Dates
Flights from Columbus to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, United $254
Flights from Cleveland to San Francisco American, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from Dayton to San Francisco American, Delta, United $347
Flights from Grand Rapids to San Francisco American, Delta, United $345
Flights from Akron - Canton to San Francisco American, Delta, United $369
Flights from Flint to San Francisco Delta Check Dates
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $317
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $117
Flights from Columbus to Oakland American, Delta $377
Flights from Lansing to San Francisco Delta, United $382
Flights from Columbus to San Jose American, Delta, United $382

Cheap International Flights to Sacramento - SMF

Cheap Flights from Detroit to Sacramento