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From Sacramento to New York

A trip to New York can easily turn into the trip of a lifetime with the right planning. Using, you can quickly reserve seats on flights from Sacramento to New York on the dates you need. You can also make reservations for hotel rooms or rental cars in the city, providing yourself with a comfortable base from which you can conveniently explore one of the premier tourist destinations in the world.

Leaving Sacramento

Flights for New York leave the Sacramento area from the Sacramental International Airport, located about ten miles from the city’s downtown area. Getting to the airport for your flight is easy, with both bus and taxi service available. The Yolobus will transport you to the airport from the downtown area for a cost of only $2, although the trip by taxi will cost approximately $23. Driving into the airport for your flight is also an option, with long-term parking available in the airport’s economy parking lot for a daily fee of $10.

New York City

Over 40 million visitors travel to New York City each year, making the east coast city one of the most visited in the world. Those arriving in New York from Sacramento can be flown into any of the three airports servicing the area, Newark Liberty Airport in Newark, N.J., or the John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports in Queens. All parts of the city are easily accessible from any three of the airports, allowing visitors quick access to their chosen accommodations, before venturing out into the city itself. There’s no peak tourist season in New York, as there’s always something going on throughout the year. Those looking for the best weather to enjoy outdoor activities should narrow their visits to the spring and fall, when average high temperatures  between 60°F and 75°F. During the winter, the temperature can drop below 30°F, while the summer can have highs above 80°F. Once visitors hit the city, all their attention will be on the available attractions, from hit Broadway productions to sights like the Statue of Liberty or the Empire State Building. Sports lovers will find the city a wonderful place to be as well, whether their tastes include basketball, baseball, or football. New York is also a foodie’s paradise with some of the best restaurants in the world located in the city.

Traveling to New York

New York has long served as a cultural and economic hub for the country, and any trip to the city shows visitors why its unique reputation as an American icon persists year after year. There’s something for everyone to do in the city. The wide variety of available attractions makes it worthwhile to reserve seats on upcoming flights from Sacramento to New York using

Flights from Sacramento to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Sacramento to New York now?

If you're worried about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when traveling by plane from Sacramento to New York, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Sacramento to New York?

There sure is. You can fly direct from Sacramento to New York with United Airlines. It's the only carrier that travels nonstop from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Sacramento to New York?

Getting from SMF to JFK will take a minimum of 5 hours and 57 minutes. Treat yourself to a wine and watch a flick or two — here's your chance to sit back and unwind.

What airlines fly from Sacramento to New York most frequently?

If you want the carrier with the most frequent flights from Sacramento Intl. Airport (SMF) to Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.), reserve your ticket with United Airlines. This airline offers 21 flights per month along this route.

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

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 New York 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 New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York 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 from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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