Favorite airline: American Airlines
The majority of passengers on the route Washington-DC – Sacramento prefer to fly with American Airlines.
American Airlines
27 %
United Airlines
5 %
Direct flights are more expensive
Flights with a stopover are on average $ 3.00 cheaper than direct flights.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
05h 47min
10h 34min
10h 19min
Favourite connection: via Charlotte
Stopover flights on this route are especially popular via Charlotte, making up 35 % of bookings.
1 stopover Charlotte Douglas International Airport, NC
10h 34min, from $316
35 %
2 stopovers Los Angeles International Airport, CA Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA
18h 42min, from $488
22 %
1 stopover Denver International Airport, CO
07h 23min, from $413
17 %

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.