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Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Sacramento Intl. and San Diego Intl. Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data $377 $323 $269 $215 $162 $108 $54 $0 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F Price is $377 on Alaska Airlines Price is $271 on Alaska Airlines Price is $261 on Alaska Airlines Price is $232 on Southwest Airlines Price is $232 on Southwest Airlines Price is $217 on Alaska Airlines Price is $268 on Alaska Airlines Price is $259 on Southwest Airlines Price is $232 on Alaska Airlines Price is $205 on Delta Price is $232 on Alaska Airlines Price is $192 on Southwest Airlines Price is $178 on Southwest Airlines Price is $187 on Southwest Airlines Price is $196 on Southwest Airlines Price is $206 on Alaska Airlines Price is $198 on Alaska Airlines Price is $187 on Southwest Airlines Price is $178 on Southwest Airlines Price is $137 on Alaska Airlines Price is $147 on Alaska Airlines Price is $147 on Alaska Airlines Price is $137 on Alaska Airlines Price is $177 on Southwest Airlines Price is $137 on Alaska Airlines Price is $137 on Alaska Airlines Price is $137 on Alaska Airlines Price is $206 on Southwest Airlines Price is $187 on Southwest Airlines

Amazing SMF to SAN Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Diego Intl. found within the past 7 days were $95 round trip and $56 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SMF to SAN

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FAQs about flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)

Can I catch a flight from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.) right now?

It's prudent to learn about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in your destination city. Make sure you go to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date information on booking a flight to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.).

Are there direct flights from Sacramento Airport to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)?

Be a wise wanderer and opt for a direct flight from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.) with Alaska Airlines. This air carrier is just the ticket if you want to reach San Diego as soon as practicable.

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 San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Sacramento Airport to SAN?

If you were hoping to get some decent shut-eye during your Sacramento to San Diego trip, you may have to make other plans. The average flight time between SMF and SAN is a quick 1 hour and 30 minutes — just enough to get comfortable and rest your eyes for a short while.

What is the flight distance from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to San Diego, CA Airport (SAN-San Diego Intl.)?

There's a flight distance of 478 mi between Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) and SAN. Make the most of the short trip to jot down all the famous sightseeing places you plan to visit and how you're going to get there. A detailed itinerary is key to having a fantastic vacation.

What airlines fly from Sacramento Airport to San Diego Airport?

Sorted out the dates for your next big trip? Hoping to fly nonstop from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)? With Alaska Airlines offering 169 flights per month, you'll be in the air in next to no time.

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 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week 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 2020, 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 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Sacramento Intl. to San Diego Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromSacramento Intl.
Traveling ToSan Diego Intl.
Shortest Flight Time1 hours 30 mins
Earliest Departure Time6:40AM PDT
Latest Departure Time9:45PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price$95

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Sacramento International Airport to San Diego International Airport


Distance:
483.00 miles


Airlines & Aircraft Used on SMF to SAN Flight Routes


Airline Carrier
Aircraft
Alaska Airlines
McDonnell Douglas MD80

Popular Flight Routes from Sacramento (SMF)

Sacramento Intl. to San Diego Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromSacramento Intl.
Traveling ToSan Diego Intl.
Shortest Flight Time1 hours 30 mins
Earliest Departure Time6:40AM PDT
Latest Departure Time9:45PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price$95

Popular Flight Routes from San Diego (SAN)

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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.