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Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Long Beach, CA, United States - SMF to LGB Last modified: May 29, 2016 8:05 AM

Popular flights from Sacramento to Long Beach Last modified: May 29, 2016 8:05 AM

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Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 7, 2016 Jun 14, 2016 $219
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 $219
Jun 10, 2016 Jun 12, 2016 $219
Jun 10, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 $219
Jun 11, 2016 Jun 18, 2016 $219
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 6, 2016 $163
JetBlue Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $141
Aug 24, 2016 Sep 4, 2016 $141
Aug 27, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $141
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 3, 2016 $141
Sep 17, 2016 Sep 24, 2016 $141
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 17, 2016 Sep 24, 2016 $151

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Sacramento to Long Beach (SMF to LGB)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sacramento to Long Beach, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $156.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Sacramento to Long Beach (SMF to LGB)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Sacramento to Long Beach based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Sacramento to Long Beach

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Sacramento to Long Beach should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $233 $269
7-14 days $160 $227
14-21 days $178 $241
21-30 days $163 $207
30-60 days $163 $181
60-90 days $141 $241
90+ days $141 $159

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sacramento to Long Beach

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$160 $141 $141 $163 $163 $141 $183

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Sacramento to Long Beach

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Sacramento Long Beach American 5/31/16 6/1/16 1 $320
June Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 6/6/16 6/15/16 0 $160
July Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 7/19/16 7/23/16 0 $163
August Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 8/23/16 8/31/16 0 $141
September Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 9/1/16 9/3/16 0 $141
October Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 10/17/16 10/25/16 0 $141
November Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 11/15/16 11/24/16 0 $141
December Sacramento Long Beach JetBlue 12/29/16 1/1/17 0 $163

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Sacramento to Long Beach

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$233
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$233 $219
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$219
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$163
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$163
TIPSave $14 by flying into Los Angeles instead of Long Beach from Sacramento

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Sacramento to Long Beach (SMF to LGB)

Your Sacramento to Long Beach flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Sacramento to Long Beach is $237.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sacramento to Long Beach is $179.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Nonstop Flight Details from Sacramento to Long Beach
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
JetBlue 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:18 17:13

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Sacramento to Long Beach (SMF to LGB)

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 Sacramento to Long Beach. 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 Sacramento to Long Beach is $97.

The average price for round trip flights from Sacramento to Long Beach is $179.

Sacramento to Long Beach Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sacramento to Long Beach?
Answer: The average Sacramento to Long Beach flight time is an hour and 20 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Sacramento and Long Beach?
Answer: The distance from Sacramento to Long Beach is 386 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sacramento to Long Beach?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Sacramento to Long Beach.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sacramento to Long Beach?
Answer: JetBlue Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sacramento and Long Beach.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sacramento to Long Beach?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines Flying from Sacramento to Long Beach (SMF to LGB) Number of flights searched: 34Last modified: May 29, 2016 8:05 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sacramento to Long Beach with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Sacramento to Long Beach
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
JetBlue - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Sacramento and Long Beach, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Sacramento - SMF

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $134
Sacramento to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $191
Sacramento to Burbank United $248
Sacramento to Ontario American, Alaska, United $245

Cheap Domestic Flights to Long Beach - LGB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Long Beach JetBlue, United $117
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $132
Oakland to Long Beach Alaska, JetBlue, United $117
San Jose to Long Beach American $283
San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $132
Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, Spirit, United $81
Reno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $239
San Francisco to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $135
Fresno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $279
Santa Rosa to Los Angeles Alaska $197
Monterey to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $123
San Francisco to Burbank Alaska, United $135
San Jose to Santa Ana American, Alaska $147
San Francisco to Ontario American, Alaska, United $132
Oakland to Santa Ana American, Alaska $327
Redding to Los Angeles Alaska, United $226
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $67
San Francisco to San Diego American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $148
Chico to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Modesto to Los AngelesCheck Dates
Oakland to BurbankCheck Dates
San Jose to Burbank United $501
Oakland to OntarioCheck Dates
Fresno to Santa Ana United $406
San Jose to OntarioCheck Dates
Reno to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $189
Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Long Beach, CA, United States, from $141 Round trip from SMF to LGB