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Cheap Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco, CA, United States - SMF to SFO

Popular flights from Sacramento to San Francisco

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 13, 2016 May 16, 2016 $358

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Sacramento to San Francisco (SMF to SFO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sacramento to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $360.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Sacramento to San Francisco (SMF to SFO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Sacramento to San Francisco 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sacramento to San Francisco

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$361 $361 $361 $361 $358 $361 $361

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Sacramento to San Francisco

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 San Francisco.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$361
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$361
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$1,108
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$1,108 $361
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$361

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco (SMF to SFO)

Your Sacramento to San Francisco 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 San Francisco is $363.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sacramento to San Francisco is $361.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Sacramento to San Francisco
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 05:00 20:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco (SMF to SFO)

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 San Francisco. 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 San Francisco is $158.

The average price for round trip flights from Sacramento to San Francisco is $361.

Sacramento to San Francisco Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sacramento to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Sacramento to San Francisco flight time is 54 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Sacramento and San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from Sacramento to San Francisco is 85 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sacramento to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 36 direct flights from Sacramento to San Francisco.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sacramento to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sacramento and San Francisco.

Airlines Flying from Sacramento to San Francisco (SMF to SFO)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sacramento to San Francisco 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 San Francisco.

Sacramento to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Sacramento and San Francisco, 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 OaklandCheck Dates
Sacramento to San Jose American, United $396
Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $151

Cheap Domestic Flights to San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Reno to San Francisco United $175
Fresno to San Francisco United $281
Oakland to San Francisco American, Alaska, United $474
Chico to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Redding to San Francisco United $199
Modesto to San FranciscoCheck Dates
Monterey to San Francisco United $486
Santa Rosa to San Francisco American, Alaska Check Dates
San Jose to San Francisco American, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $356
San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United, Virgin America $135
San Francisco to OaklandCheck Dates
Reno to OaklandCheck Dates
Fresno to OaklandCheck Dates
San Francisco to Las Vegas American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $67
San Jose to Oakland American, United $454
Chico to OaklandCheck Dates
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $260
Reno to San Jose Alaska $161
Monterey to OaklandCheck Dates
San Francisco to San JoseCheck Dates
San Francisco to Sacramento American, United $332
San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska $135
Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, American, Spirit, United $81
Oakland to San Jose American, Alaska, United $366
San Francisco to Santa Rosa American, Alaska, United $549
Fresno to San Jose American, Alaska $388
Oakland to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Spirit, United $78
Cheap Flights from Sacramento to San Francisco, CA, United States, from $358 Round trip from SMF to SFO