Cheap Flight Deals From Detroit (DTT) to Sacramento (SAC) Starting at $101

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Airfares from $101 One Way, $168 Round Trip from Detroit to Sacramento

Prices starting at $168 for return flights and $101 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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Route Information for Flights from Detroit to Sacramento

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Destination Airport IATA Code SAC
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Fly from Detroit to Sacramento

A flight from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to Sacramento allows you to discover a bustling city that has evolved from a small settlement during California's Gold Rush. Home to the California State Capitol and Wells Fargo Pavilion, Sacramento is an epicenter for government operations and high culture in the Golden State. Situated near the intersection of Interstate 275 and I-94, Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is best accessible by car. When you fly from Detroit to Sacramento, expect the flight to last about seven hours.


Situated in Downtown Sacramento, the California State Capitol Museum boasts an impressive collection of American paintings and wall murals. The Neoclassical facade of the capitol building is also an architectural masterpiece in its own right. Continue a sightseeing tour in Sacramento with a stroll on Capitol Mall, which leads to the Crocker Art Museum. Additionally, you can use this busy road to cross the Sacramento River and reach Raley Field, home of the River Cats minor league baseball team. If you prefer to watch NBA action instead, check out the Kings at Sleep Train Arena.

Hints and tips

After landing at Sacramento International Airport (SMF), get a rental car and drive southbound on Interstate 5 toward Downtown Sacramento. A Mediterranean climate keeps temperatures in Sacramento between the 40s and 80s throughout the year. Offering amusement park rides, technology exhibits and music concerts, the California State Fair is one of the most popular outdoor events in the city.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Detroit to Sacramento now?
Check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine when catching a flight from Detroit to Sacramento.
What is the shortest flight from Detroit to Sacramento?
Traveling from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) to SMF will take a minimum of 5 hours and 27 minutes. Enjoy a wine and read a few magazines — this is a great opportunity to sit back and chill out.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sacramento?
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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sacramento 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.