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Sacramento Flight Information

Traveling FromChicago
Origin Airport IATA CodeCHI
Traveling ToSacramento
Destination Airport IATA CodeSAC
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines
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FAQs about flights from Chicago to Sacramento

Is there a direct flight between Chicago and Sacramento?

The flight game between Chicago and Sacramento is a fierce one. You can travel from Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) with 2 carriers including United Airlines. Or you can fly the Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) to Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) route with the likes of Southwest Airlines.

How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Sacramento?

If you're journeying from Chicago to Sacramento, it'll take between 4 hours and 31 minutes and 4 hours and 34 minutes to cover the total travel distance of 1,802 miles. You can book a direct flight with Southwest Airlines or United Airlines. Nothing tops the thrill of jetting off to a new destination, especially if you don't have to make a stopover.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Sacramento due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Sacramento booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Chicago to Sacramento flights?

There's more than one way to jet from Chicago to Sacramento. Let yourself be inspired with these frequently flown routes:

  • Chicago, IL (ORD-O'Hare Intl.) to Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) - 114 flights per week
  • Chicago, IL (MDW-Midway Intl.) to Sacramento, CA (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) - 63 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Sacramento?

Every airline is slightly different. If you're jetting from Chicago to Sacramento, pick from one of the top six carriers offering flights on this route:

  • Southwest Airlines with 205 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 169 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 134 flights every month.
  • Air Canada with 115 flights every month.
  • Air Tahiti Nui with 115 flights every month.
  • JAL with 57 flights every month.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Save on Sundays. We found that tickets booked on a Sunday resulted in the best deal on average in 2019. However, Saturdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2019.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2019, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, 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. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

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. 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.