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The cheapest flights to Denver Intl. found within the past 7 days were $68 round trip and $39 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SMF to DEN

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UA141805:15 am08:37 am
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UA48304:13 pm07:34 pm
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UA53301:15 pm04:37 pm
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Best Denver Intl. Flight and Hotel Packages

Denver Intl. flight + hotel packages - economy flights

The Westin Denver International Airport
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Denver Airport, an IHG Hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites- Denver/Airport-Gateway Park
Aloft Denver Airport at Gateway Park, a Marriott Hotel
Hampton Inn Denver-International Airport
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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from Sacramento Airport to DEN right now?
It’s always prudent to learn about any travel advice reports and quarantine requirements in effect in your destination city. Be sure to visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date info on booking a flight to DEN.
Are there direct flights from Sacramento Airport to Denver Airport?
Your next grand adventure is on the opposite side of a single flight. You can fly direct from Sacramento Airport to DEN with multiple airlines, including United Airlines and Southwest Airlines.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to Denver Intl. Airport (DEN), please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from SMF to Denver Airport?
The journey from Sacramento to Denver takes only 2 hours and 20 minutes all up. With such a short travel time, you won’t need to fret if you forget to pack a phone charger in your carry-on baggage.
What is the flight distance from Sacramento Airport to DIA airport?
You can forget about watching a film. We’ll be surprised if you even squeeze in a couple of TV episodes on the short journey between SMF and DIA airport. You’ll only be covering 910 mi.
What airlines fly from Sacramento Airport to Denver Intl. Airport (DEN)?
There are several airlines advertising direct flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to DIA airport. United Airlines (UA) is one of the most well-known, and operates roughly 152 flights each month. If you’d like more options, look up Southwest Airlines (WN). This airline operates 147 flights each month. Between the two, there’s no doubt you’ll find the flight that’s perfect for you.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with United Airlines, Southwest Airlines or Frontier Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


Traveling From
Sacramento Intl.
Traveling To
Denver Intl.
Shortest Flight Time
4 hours 15 mins
Earliest Departure Time
5:15AM MST
Latest Departure Time
7:15PM MST
Lowest Flight Price

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Sacramento International Airport to Denver International Airport

912.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on SMF to DEN Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Delta Air Lines
Canadair Regional Jet 900
United Airlines
Airbus A319
United Airlines
Boeing 737-700 pax
United Airlines
Fokker 100
United Airlines
Fokker 70

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Find our best return flights from Sacramento SMF to Denver DEN at the right price  

Airfares to Denver DEN from Sacramento SMF currently cost between $68 and $107. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Book one-way flights from Sacramento SMF to Denver DEN 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Sacramento SMF to Denver DEN on Travelocity starting at $39. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Get to Denver DEN from Sacramento SMF quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Denver faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to DEN from SMF to take around 4 hour(s) 15 min(s).  


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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to DEN from SMF. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  


Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Sacramento SMF to Denver DEN today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, March is usually the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento SMF to Denver DEN. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


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Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to DEN from SMF have this option.  


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.