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The cheapest flights to San Diego Intl. found within the past 7 days were $77 round trip and $39 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 Diego Intl. Airport (SAN)?

Flying from Sacramento to San Diego will be a walk in the park, with flights taking 1 hour and 31 minutes all up. With such a quick journey ahead of you, you'll touch down feeling as fresh as when you boarded and ready to enjoy the next part of your getaway.

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 airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines or United Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

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 From Sacramento Intl.
Traveling To San Diego Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 1 hours 25 mins
Earliest Departure Time 7:35AM PST
Latest Departure Time 7:25PM PST
Lowest Flight Price $77

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

Discover our best flights from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN at the right price  

Airfares to San Diego SAN from Sacramento SMF currently cost between $77 and $118. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN on Travelocity starting at $39. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to San Diego SAN from Sacramento SMF quicker with direct flights. 

Get to San Diego faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to SAN from SMF to take around 1 hour(s) 25 min(s).  

 

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Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to SAN from SMF. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, January is usually the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento SMF to San Diego SAN. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to San Diego SAN from Sacramento SMF 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to SAN from SMF have this option.  

 

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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.