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Fares from $29 One Way, $74 Round Trip from Denver to Sacramento

Prices starting at $74 for return flights and $29 for one-way flights to Sacramento were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Denver to Sacramento - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Denver to Sacramento?

Buckle your seat belt and enjoy a trouble-free flight aboard one of the 3 airlines that fly straight from Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.). We've complied a list of popular carriers to book with:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Denver to Sacramento?

The trip from Denver to Sacramento can be as quick as 2 hours and 25 minutes. With a leisurely flight time like this, why not book an impulsive getaway?

What airlines fly from Denver to Sacramento most frequently?

There are a couple of airlines offering the most frequent flights from Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.), including Southwest Airlines (WN). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 121 flights on this route every month. United Airlines (UA) also operates services from Denver to Sacramento. It's another excellent option and has 86 flights each month.

Route Information for Flights from Denver to Sacramento

Origin Airport IATA CodeDEN
Destination Airport IATA CodeSAC
Distance907 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Volaris, Lufthansa, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:25AM UTC

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Denver Airport Information

When you are looking for flights from Denver, use Orbitz.com to find the best deals among most of the major air passenger carriers. You will fly out of the Denver International Airport, which is approximately 28 miles east of Denver's downtown area. The trip should take you 35 to 40 minutes, but be sure to leave yourself extra time if you are heading out during rush hour.

Airport Parking in Denver

You will have several parking choices once you reach the Denver airport. There are two long-term garages on each side of the airport, which charge a daily rate of $21. These are located just outside the terminals. The two economy lots only charge $11 per day, and they offer free shuttle service from your car to the terminals. The Pikes Peak Shuttle Lot is located on East 75th Avenue, and charges a mere $7 per day for parking. Shuttle service runs every 10 minutes to the terminals. If you have purchased your air ticket from Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant using the airport's valet parking service, which costs $30 per day.

Ground Transportation in Denver

If you're not taking much luggage with you, you might want to consider taking the RTD public bus to the airport. There are also several private car and limousine services that will get you there on time. Expect a taxi from the downtown area to the airport to cost you between $60 and $70.

Restaurants in the Denver Airport

The Denver airport has plenty of amenities, so you don't have to worry about stopping for coffee on your way to the airport. Each terminal has a wide selection of eateries from fast food to fine wine and full sit-down meals. Enjoy your travels, wherever they may take you, and don't forget to use Orbtiz.com the next time you are looking for the best flights from Denver International Airport.

Flights to Sacramento

The city of Sacramento offers activities and excursions for both business and leisure travelers. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Sacramento; flights arrive at the Sacramento International Airport, located at 6900 Airport Boulevard, which is approximately 10 miles from the city's downtown area. The airport provides air service to Hawaii, Mexico and the continental United States. Major airlines include Alaska, Southwest and Horizon Air.

Getting Around in the City

Taxi service from the airport to the city's downtown region costs approximately $27 each way. Travelers can also take an hourly city bus, known as the Yolobus, between the hours of 5:30 a.m. and 10:20 p.m. on weekdays and 8:30 a.m. until 10:20 p.m. on weekends. The cost of the Yolobus is $2, and only the 42A bus travels into the city.

Weather in Sacramento

Weather in Sacramento ranges from lows of approximately 32 degrees Fahrenheit in the winter to summer highs around 100 degrees. The climate is very dry, and many visitors turn to swimming and similar activities as a way to refresh themselves and cool off during the hot summer months. Rain falls primarily in the late fall to early spring, with late spring and summer providing excellent opportunities for fun in the sun. Shorts and light clothing are recommended for most of the year, along with a light jacket or sweater in the winter. Orbitz.com can assist you with low-cost vacations to Sacramento at any time of year.

Attractions and Points of Interest

Many local points of interest have regular sales throughout the year. Popular attractions in the city include Sutter's Fort and the State Indian Museum. Tourists typically flock to the city's farmer's market and parades during the spring and summer months, with travel for historical or educational reasons being common in the fall and winter months. Let Orbitz.com help you find cheap flights to Sacramento, as well as accommodations and attractions to suit the needs of your group or family.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.