Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Washington to Sacramento?

Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Washington, DC, United States - SMF to WAS Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:48 PM

Popular flights from Sacramento to Washington Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:48 PM

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.

American
SMFWAS
Fri 8/19
1 stop
WASSMF
Wed 8/31
1 stop
$378
Select
American
SMFWAS
Thu 8/25
1 stop
WASSMF
Tue 8/30
1 stop
$378
Select
American
SMFWAS
Thu 9/8
1 stop
WASSMF
Tue 9/13
1 stop
$378
Select
United
SMFWAS
Wed 8/3
1 stop
WASSMF
Tue 8/16
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SMFWAS
Sat 8/6
1 stop
WASSMF
Mon 8/15
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SMFWAS
Tue 8/9
1 stop
WASSMF
Mon 8/15
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SMFWAS
Wed 8/17
1 stop
WASSMF
Wed 8/24
1 stop
$382
Select
United
SMFWAS
Thu 8/18
1 stop
WASSMF
Sun 8/21
1 stop
$382
Select
JetBlue
SMFWAS
Thu 8/18
1 stop
WASSMF
Mon 8/22
1 stop
$442
Select
JetBlue
SMFWAS
Thu 8/18
1 stop
WASSMF
Thu 9/1
1 stop
$442
Select
JetBlue
SMFWAS
Mon 8/29
1 stop
WASSMF
Fri 9/2
1 stop
$442
Select
Alaska
SMFWAS
Tue 9/27
2 stops
WASSMF
Tue 10/4
2 stops
$460
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Sacramento to Washington (SMF to WAS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sacramento to Washington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $383.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Sacramento to Washington (SMF to WAS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Sacramento to Washington 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 Washington

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,197 $585
7-14 days $780 $460
14-21 days $697 $390
21-30 days $677 $382
30-60 days $677 $378
60-90 days $677 $378
90+ days $677 $380

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sacramento to Washington

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$380 $380 $379 $378 $378 $382 $403

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Sacramento to Washington

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Sacramento Washington American 6/28/16 7/6/16 1 $585
July Sacramento Washington American 7/27/16 8/3/16 1 $382
August Sacramento Washington American 8/19/16 8/31/16 1 $378
September Sacramento Washington American 9/8/16 9/13/16 1 $378
October Sacramento Washington American 10/5/16 10/12/16 1 $380
November Sacramento Washington United 11/15/16 11/29/16 1 $448
December Sacramento Washington United 12/1/16 12/11/16 1 $382
January Sacramento Washington United 1/17/17 1/24/17 1 $382

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

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 Washington.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$925
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$925
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$717
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$717 $737
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$737
TIPSave $2 by flying into Baltimore instead of Washington from Sacramento

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Sacramento to Washington (SMF to WAS)

Your Sacramento to Washington 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 Washington is $465.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sacramento to Washington is $677.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Sacramento to Washington
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:00 08:00

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Sacramento to Washington (SMF to WAS)

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 Washington. 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 Washington is $205.

The average price for round trip flights from Sacramento to Washington is $465.

Sacramento to Washington Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sacramento to Washington?
Answer: The average Sacramento to Washington flight time is 5 hours.
Question: How many miles are there between Sacramento and Washington?
Answer: The distance from Sacramento to Washington is 2351 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sacramento to Washington?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Sacramento to Washington.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sacramento to Washington?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Sacramento and Washington.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sacramento to Washington?
Answer: Denver, CO

Airlines Flying from Sacramento to Washington (SMF to WAS) Number of flights searched: 252Last modified: Jun 27, 2016 7:48 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sacramento to Washington 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 Washington.

Sacramento to Washington
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX X X X X X X X
Alaska SEA X X X X X X X
JetBlue BOS X X X X
Delta MSP X X X X X X X
Delta SLC / DTW X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
Southwest LAS X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Sacramento and Washington, 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 Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $377
Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $335
Sacramento to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $420

Cheap Domestic Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $353
Oakland to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $412
San Jose to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Fresno to Washington American, Alaska, United $384
Reno to Washington American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $386
Monterey to Washington American, Alaska, United $432
San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Hawaiian, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $284
San Francisco to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $363
San Jose to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $375
Oakland to Baltimore American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $362
San Jose to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $284
Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $292
Fresno to Baltimore American, Alaska, United $384
San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United, Virgin America $227
San Francisco to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, United $378
San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Frontier, United $222
Reno to Baltimore American, Alaska, United $406
San Francisco to Newark American, Alaska, JetBlue, United, Virgin America $284
Monterey to Baltimore American, Alaska, United $432
San Jose to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $422
San Francisco to Boston American, Alaska, JetBlue, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $362
Redding to Baltimore Alaska, United $521
Oakland to Philadelphia American, Alaska, JetBlue, Spirit, United $358
San Francisco to Richmond American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $427
San Francisco to Pittsburgh American, Alaska, JetBlue, United $414
Santa Rosa to Baltimore American, Alaska $625

Cheap International Flights to Washington - WAS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Francisco to Toronto American, Air Canada, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America, WestJet $407
Cheap Flights from Sacramento to Washington, DC, United States, from $378 Round trip from SMF to WAS