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Fares from $148 One Way, $272 Round Trip from Sacramento to Anchorage

Prices starting at $272 for return flights and $148 for one-way flights to Anchorage 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 Sacramento to Anchorage - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Sacramento to Anchorage?

While you won't be able to fly directly from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.), there are several airlines that operate on this route with just one stopover. Why not find out if Alaska Airlines or Delta Air Lines have flights that match your travel plans? If not, look up United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Sacramento to Anchorage?

The quickest flight from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Anchorage, AK Airport (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) is 5 hours and 5 minutes. Slip a few things into your hand luggage to keep you occupied, like a fascinating read or a sketch pad.

Route Information for Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage

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Fly from Sacramento to Anchorage

If you live in central California and you've been imagining yourself traveling through the raw, untamed wilderness of Alaska, you can fly from Sacramento to Anchorage in about seven hours. Your exciting travels will start when you journey to Sacramento International Airport (SMF) by car, taxi or bus.


The Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center provides a fascinating look into Alaska's past with well-curated exhibits and interactive displays. On the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, visitors can hike or bike along ten miles of paved and wooden paths that provide a splendid view of the coastline and stunning scenery. The Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary has a vast network of boardwalks from which guests can view a vast array of indigenous wildlife. Travelers who wish to experience the area's beauty with a bird's eye view can take a helicopter tour with a local guide.

Hints and tips

Anchorage is a bustling city that rests on the eastern edge of the Cook Inlet. Temperatures in the summer are near 60 degrees and hover around 15 degrees during the winter months. Every year, the city hosts the Solstice Festival, the Anchorage Folk Festival and the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Ceremonial Start. After you arrive at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC), you can reach your destination via taxi, rental car, hotel shuttle or public bus.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on 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.