Flights from Washington to Sacramento

The great trek across the county from Washington D.C (WAS) to Sacramento (SMF) is a flight route slightly off the beaten track, with only 6 direct flights a week. All of the non-stop flights are currently provided by United. Astonishingly you will traverse the entire length of the country in under 6 hours (a total of 2 728 miles).


Cheap flights from Washington to Sacramento

To find the best low cost flight option on the route be sure to compare prices online before booking. There is no substitute for booking early though, being sure to avoid holidays and school vacation periods to secure the best deal.


Destination Sacramento

Sacramento International Airport is fully equipped with transportation facilities one would expect at a modern airport. Taxis, shuttles, rental cars etc. are all available. A particularly cost effective bus is also on offer to travelers. The Yolobus services the region, stopping in Davis, Woodland and beyond, a great way to connect with the region.


Tips for booking a flight from Washington-DC to Sacramento

Looking for a flight during the week or on the weekend? idealo has the information you need to find the best flight from Washington-DC to Sacramento. A quick search through the database shows that ticket prices for flights from Washington-DC to Sacramento start at a reasonable $149. In comparison to other days of the week, flights on Fridays and Thursdays are up to 20 % more expensive.

Travel faster with a direct flight from Washington-DC to Sacramento

Direct flights often mean speed, comfort and convenience. Without having to stop on your journey from Washington-DC to Sacramento, you'll be able to enjoy a relaxing flight. For daily direct flights you can book your trip with United Airlines in July, August, September, October and November. For direct flights at the most affordable prices, book with American Airlines. The cheapest tickets for that airline start at $149.

Flying with stopovers – the best value for your money

Rather than taking a direct flight, save up to $38 and book a flight with a stopover. Prices for flights with stopovers start at $149, but if you're more interested in direct flights you can find tickets for $187. A search through our database indicates that 36 % of idealo users choose stopover flights, whereas only 12 % prefer direct flights. The most popular stopover flights are those with stops in Dallas or Los Angeles. If you're looking for the fastest stopover connection, choose a flight with a stop in Los Angeles and enjoy a flight duration of 8 hours and 3 minutes. This flight is only 2 hours and 24 minutes longer than a direct flight. Whether you want to fly in July or another month – we hope that you find the right connection with our help.

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Flight information Washington-DC - Sacramento
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Flight details Washington-DC - Sacramento
  • Flight duration: min. 06:06 / max. 06:06
  • Distance: 3827 km
  • Flights per week: 5
  • Return flight duration: min. 04:35 / max. 04:35