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The cheapest times to fly from FAR to SMF are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • August 6th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FAR to SMF is late October. Prices can be as high as $925 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $318 for Tuesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Sacramento

Flying from Fargo, ND (FAR) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $341 to $641 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $359. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $626. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $267 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $416 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAR to SMF flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAR to SMF route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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FAR to SMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAR to SMF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fargo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $147 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $373. Return trip prices are from the SMF to FAR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAR to SMF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 27 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from FAR to SMF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 9.13% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAR to SJC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAR to SMF? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sacramento International Airport to Hector International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1370 miles or 2205 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAR to SMF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAR to SMF flight is about 3 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Fargo, ND and Sacramento, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from FAR to SMF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code FAR
Origination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8

Return Airport

Destination code SMF
Destination airport name Sacramento International Airport
City Sacramento, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.7
Longitude -121.6

 

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