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Fares from $78 One Way, $142 Round Trip from Sacramento to Phoenix

Prices starting at $142 for return flights and $78 for one-way flights to Phoenix 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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More About Flying To Phoenix from Sacramento

Route Information for Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAC
Destination Airport IATA CodePHX
Distance646 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:50PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:10AM UTC

Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix

Airports in Sacramento

The city of Sacramento is served by Sacramento International Airport, which is situated approximately 10 miles northwest of the city's central business district. Finding low-fare flights from Sacramento is easy using the travel planning tool on Orbitz.com. Many airlines offer domestic and international flights at Sacramento International Airport, including Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, US Airways, and United Airlines.

Parking at Sacramento International Airport

Travelers flying out of Sacramento International Airport can choose from hourly, daily, and economy parking. Hourly parking is available at a rate of $2 per half hour. Daily parking is available at a rate of $29 per day. The cheapest parking at Sacramento International Airport is offered in the economy parking lot at a rate of $10 per day.

Transportation at Sacramento International Airport

The airport is connected to the downtown Sacramento area via the Yolobus #42. On-demand taxi services are also available at the airport. The rate for a round-trip between downtown Sacramento and the airport is about $56.00. Car rental services are also available and can be booked in advance through Orbitz.com.

Restaurants at Sacramento International Airport

Instead of traveling on an empty stomach, travelers can take advantage of a variety of dining options available at several restaurants at Sacramento International Airport, including Burger King Express, California Pizza Kitchen, Starbucks, Peet's Coffee & Tea, Old Soul Coffee, and the Eco Grounds Café . Whether you are looking for discount domestic or international flights from Sacramento, Orbitz.com makes it easy to plan your next trip.

Phoenix Airport Information

Travelers to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area fly into the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. When you purchase tickets on cheap flights to Phoenix via Orbitz.com, you will be able to choose from all of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport. The airport is located less than six miles east of the downtown area, so it's just a quick trip down Highway 10.

Ground Transportation in Phoenix

The most economical way to get into the city is via the Phoenix Airport Shuttle, which will drop you off by the Washington Metro Light Rail stop. There are three cab companies that can take you to downtown Phoenix or wherever you need to go, and rates are standard across all companies. Expect to pay $5 for the first mile, $2.30 for each additional mile and $23 for each hour you are delayed in traffic. If you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air tickets, consider adding on a rental car for ultimate mobility while you are in the area.

Phoenix Area Weather Information

Phoenix winters are mild, with temperatures in the 40s, 50s and 60s, but you will find that summers there can be brutal. While nights may be as low as the mid-70s, daytime temperatures often exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Pack plenty of light-colored, lightweight clothing, and schedule your outdoor activities for early morning or late afternoon.

What to Do in Phoenix

Phoenix and the nearby city of Scottsdale are centers of arts and culture, and they also offer plenty of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. While you are in the Phoenix area, be sure to visit Camelback Mountain, take the Thursday evening art walk in Scottsdale, visit one of more than 100 art galleries, visit the Phoenix Zoo or drive along the Apache Trail. No matter what you choose to do during your stay in Phoenix, remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to purchase cheap flights to Phoenix.

Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Sacramento to Phoenix?

Two carriers fly nonstop from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.) — Southwest Airlines and American Airlines. They'll take you to your destination quickly and comfortably.

What is the shortest flight from Sacramento to Phoenix?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 43 minutes to travel from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). Settle in and enjoy the journey, because you’ll be disembarking before you know it.

What airlines fly from Sacramento to Phoenix most frequently?

Southwest Airlines (WN) is one of the carriers with the most flights from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Phoenix, AZ Airport (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). It offers 150 services on this route every month. Taking a vacation is one of life's greatest pleasures, and this carrier will get you where you need to go. Also research the fares from American Airlines (AA). Offering 94 flights every month between Sacramento and Phoenix, they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

^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.