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Amazing SMF to SFO Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to San Francisco Intl. found within the past 7 days were $229 round trip and $97 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SMF to SFO

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FAQs about flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)

Are there direct flights from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

The only thing standing between you and your next unforgettable adventure is just one flight. United Airlines is the only airline that offers direct services between Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) and San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), so you may want to book in advance.

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 Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

On average, flying from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) takes a quick 1 hour and 58 minutes. Use the short flight to rest your eyes or listen to a quick podcast before the next step of your trip begins.

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

There's not much point settling in for a film. We'll be impressed if you even manage some episodes of your favorite show on the hop between Sacramento and San Francisco. You'll only be covering 398 mi.

What airlines fly from Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to San Francisco Airport?

Many experienced wanderers like traveling with United Airlines from Sacramento to San Francisco. This respected airline company not only offers 100 flights each month, it also flies direct.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Tuesdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2019. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Monday, as data shows the start 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 2019, flights departing on a Tuesday 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 2019 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 1-2 weeks 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 2019 saved nearly 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Sacramento Intl. to San Francisco Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling FromSacramento Intl.
Traveling ToSan Francisco Intl.
Shortest Flight Time0 hours 50 mins
Earliest Departure Time6:45AM PDT
Latest Departure Time2:35PM PDT
Lowest Flight Price$229

Sacramento to San Francisco Carriers and Route Information

Flight path for flights from Sacramento International Airport to San Francisco International Airport.


Distance:
85.00 miles


*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.