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Travelers usually depart from Denver International, Denver Union Station, Centennial Airport, or Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport when they travel from Denver to Sacramento. Book your trip to arrive at Sacramento International, Sacramento, CA - Greyhound Station, Sacramento Bus Stop, Sacramento, CA - Valley Station, or Sacramento-Midtown Bus stop. The distance between Denver and Sacramento is 1461 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Linear Air, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. Denver and Sacramento have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sacramento, consider visiting Alcatraz, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Sacramento travel tips

1) Go to the Tower Bridge in Sacramento in the evening

Go for a walk to the Tower Bridge in Sacramento to feel the night city vibes. The bridge is perfectly lit. Take some coffee from Brown Bean's Cafe and walk to the bridge that connects West Sacramento in Yolo County to Sacramento County in the East.

2) Go down under the city to know about Sacramento more

You can not say you know Sacramento well without going down the underground of the city. Go to 101 I Street and pay $22 for a tour. See what life was like 150 years ago. You will go below historic buildings and explore excavated foundations, enclosed pathways and old artefacts. The guides lead the excursion very excitedly!

3) Are there any good outdoor public events in Sacramento?

If you like music, there are so many places to visit when it's warm in Sacramento. For example, check out the local concerts at Pops in the Park in East Sacramento, Friday Night Concerts in the Park in Downtown Sacramento, or Live on the Boulevard in El Dorado Hills.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Denver, DEN can enter Sacramento, SAC.


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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Denver to Sacramento?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Denver and Sacramento takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Denver and Sacramento?
The flight distance between Denver and Sacramento is 1461 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Denver and Sacramento?
Several carriers operate flights between Denver and Sacramento. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Frontier Airlines, United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Denver?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Denver and London, Calgary, Dublin, Manchester, New York, San Francisco, Glasgow, Chicago, Las Vegas, Toronto, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Buffalo, Riga, Austin, San Jose, Phoenix, Detroit, Houston, Vancouver.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sacramento?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sacramento and Las Vegas, London, Detroit, Manchester, New York, Edinburgh, Houston, Atlanta, Santa Ana, Dallas, Madrid, Boston, San Diego, Burbank, Los Angeles, Frankfurt, Edmonton, Reykjavik, Minneapolis, Guadalajara.
Which airports are there in Denver?
Denver is mainly served by Denver International. But there are other airports nearby, including Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, Centennial Airport.
What airports are near Denver?
The main airport in Denver is Denver International. It is also served by Colorado Springs, Cheyenne Regional, Laramie Regional, Eagle County Regional, Pueblo Memorial.
What airports are near Sacramento?
The main airport in Sacramento is Sacramento Executive Airport. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, Reno–Tahoe International, San Jose International, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Redding Municipal.
What buses and trains depart from Denver?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Denver, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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