Cheap flights from San Diego to Sacramento

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Travelers usually depart from San Diego International, San Diego bus station, San Diego Old Town station, San Diego Santa Fe railway station, or San Diego-La Jolla when they travel from San Diego to Sacramento. Book your trip to arrive at Sacramento International, Sacramento, CA-Valley Station, Sacramento-Greyhound Station, or Sacramento-Midtown Bus stop. The distance between San Diego and Sacramento is 773 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. San Diego and Sacramento have 207 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sacramento, consider visiting Alcatraz, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Check-in for a flight from San Diego to Sacramento

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Diego to Sacramento?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Diego and Sacramento takes around 1.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between San Diego and Sacramento?

The flight distance between San Diego and Sacramento is 773 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Diego and Sacramento?

Several carriers operate flights between San Diego and Sacramento. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Diego and McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Orlando International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, William P. Hobby, Tampa International, Logan International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Seattle–Tacoma International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Sacramento?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sacramento and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Newark Liberty International, Miami International, Orlando International, Denver International, Tampa International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Seattle–Tacoma International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Portland International.

Which airports are there in San Diego?

San Diego is mainly served by San Diego International. But there are other airports nearby, including Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, McClellan–Palomar.

What airports are near San Diego?

The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Ontario International, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Imperial County, Cable, Hawthorne Municipal.

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, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Merced Regional, Redding Municipal, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County.

What buses and trains depart from San Diego?

A number of bus and train companies depart from San Diego, including Amtrak train.

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