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Prices starting at $87 for return flights and $38 for one-way flights to Sacramento were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.
|Origin Airport IATA Code||DFW|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||SAC|
|Direct Flight Airlines||American Airlines, Qatar Airways, Gulf Air, British Airways|
|Earliest Flight Arrival||6:20PM UTC|
|Latest Flight Arrival||6:57AM UTC|
The flight from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to California's capital city is approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes, so you can plan a trip to see some of Sacramento's historic sites over a long weekend or during a full week filled with fun. The DART train and ample long-term parking options make it easy to fly from Dallas/Fort Worth to Sacramento any time of year.
Standing ornately in the center of the downtown district is the State Capitol Building. Much of the building's interior and the surrounding grounds compose the California State Capitol Museum, which is open to the general public. From there, you can go west a few blocks toward the Sacramento River to explore Old Sacramento, where the wooden boardwalks give the streets the feel of the Wild West. There are plenty of lively restaurants here, along with the California State Railroad Museum. Anyone who wants to get outside can take a walk along the Jedediah Smith Recreation Trail or explore Discovery Park.
You'll land at Sacramento International Airport (SAC), which is conveniently located at the intersection of Interstate 5 and Highway 99. Summers here are hot and dry with highs in the 90s. Winters are cooler and see highs in the 50s and occasional rainstorms. Anyone visiting in July can check out the California State Fair at the Cal Expo to sample treats and see the bounty that the state has to offer.
Check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive info on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Dallas to Sacramento.
There most certainly is. American Airlines offers nonstop flights from Dallas-Fort Worth Intl. Airport (DFW) to Sacramento Airport, which makes flying from Dallas to Sacramento a breeze.
The quickest flight time from Dallas Love Field to Sacramento Airport is around 4 hours and 59 minutes. Order a wine from the cabin crew, perfect your travel itinerary or get to know your seat mate — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.
American Airlines offers the most flights along this route. This reputable air carrier operates 143 flights from Dallas to Sacramento each month.
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sacramento have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sacramento without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.
To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!
*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.
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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.
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