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More About Flying To Sacramento from Phoenix

Route Information for Flights from Phoenix to Sacramento

Origin Airport IATA Code PHX
Destination Airport IATA Code SAC
Distance 646 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:15PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 5:30AM UTC

Flights from Phoenix to Sacramento

Take a break from the blistering heat of Phoenix, Arizona, and escape to the charming city of Sacramento, California. While both cities offer plenty of sunshine year-round, Sacramento boasts of mellow sunshine in moderate temperatures. Orbitz.com offers convenient and discounted flights from Phoenix to Sacramento.

Flying Out of Phoenix

The city of Phoenix is served by the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Arizona’s largest and busiest airport. It offers direct flights to Sacramento through US Airways, Frontier Airlines, and American Airlines. The airport is just three miles from the city center. A free-to-ride silver-and-black shuttle bus operates between the airport and the station in 44th Street and Washington Metro light rail stop and travels to all three terminals of the airport. The Greyhound bus line also has a terminal in front of the airport. Sky Harbor provides plenty of parking spaces for travelers who prefer to use their own vehicles to get to the airport, and there is a starting parking fee of $4 per hour. Parking for individuals with special needs and family-friendly parking spaces are also available.

Visiting the Foggy City of Sacramento

Travelers coming from Phoenix will arrive at Sacramento International Airport, a state-of-the-art airport with an artistic twist. Arriving passengers can take the Yolobus, which operates between the airport and downtown Sacramento on an hourly basis. Taxi reservations and on-airport courtesy calls are also available at the airport. All taxis can be found at the ground transportation area next to the baggage claim area. Rates start at $3 with additional $2.50 for each succeeding mile. Summers in Sacramento are hot and sunny with an average high of 92°F. Winters are foggy and comfortably cool and chilly. The weather is pleasantly mild throughout the year except in the mountains where extreme conditions occur. Sacramento is considered to be a gateway to several world-class tourist attractions, but there is so much that the city has to offer. Travelers who love outdoor activities can try biking or walking on the 33-mile American River Bike Trail that winds through the beautiful foothills of Gold river and the adjacent parks. Don’t miss the city’s offering of tasty delights that include a myriad of restaurants, cafes, and bars. Fairytale Town and Funderland are must-see attractions, and they have a pirate ship, enigmatic round table, carousels, and teacups. Other notable landmarks include the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento Zoo, and Crest Theatre.

Enjoy Lovely Weather in Sacramento

The low humidity keeps Sacramento’s weather pleasant and mild all year round. It is indeed a nice escape from the arid heat of Phoenix. Enjoy air ticket discounts and other great deals when your book your flights from Phoenix to Sacramento on Orbitz.com.

Flights from Phoenix to Sacramento - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Phoenix to Sacramento now?

If you're worried about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Phoenix to Sacramento, check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Phoenix to Sacramento?

Get ready to pack your suitcase, because there are a couple of airlines that operate nonstop flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Airport to Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF). Check out the deals with American Airlines and Frontier Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Phoenix to Sacramento?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 50 minutes. If you're of the opinion that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from PHX to SMF.

What airlines fly from Phoenix to Sacramento most frequently?

American Airlines (AA) offers 108 flights every month between Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. Airport to Sacramento Airport. Your next great adventure is only a few clicks away. If you'd like more options, take a look at the ticket prices with Frontier Airlines (F9), which offers 17 flights from Phoenix to Sacramento each month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sacramento?

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.

Are there flights to Sacramento with flexible change policies?

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.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

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.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

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.

How can I save money on flights?

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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