The cheapest times to fly from OSL to SMF are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th to December 16th (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)

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 OSL to SMF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1364 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $726 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Sacramento

Flying from Oslo (OSL) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $785 to $1199 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $827. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1275. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $447 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $898 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OSL to SMF flight.

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

OSL to SMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the OSL to SMF flight is cheaper than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Oslo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $113 (9%) 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 $861. Return trip prices are from the SMF to OSL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from OSL 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 10 hour 9 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 OSL to SMF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 58.91% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See OSL to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 56.79% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See OSL to SJC flights

Destination alternative #3: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 47.33% less expensive than SMF
  • Nonstop flights available

See OSL to OAK flights

Destination alternative #4: Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) in Reno, NV

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 6.24% less expensive than SMF
  • 2-layover flights available

See OSL to RNO flights

Destination alternative #5: Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) in Monterey, CA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 3.01% less expensive than SMF
  • 2-layover flights available

See OSL to MRY flights


Flight Hacking OSL to SMF

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from OSL to SMF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (OSL > LAX > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $516
  • Average savings: $383 (42.59%)

See OSL to LGB flights

Hack #2: Long Beach, CA (OSL > LGB > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $275 (30.62%)

See OSL to LAX flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (OSL > SFO > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $630
  • Average savings: $268 (29.84%)

See OSL to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, Sun Country Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5096 miles or 8201 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop OSL to SMF flight is about 10 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Oslo and Sacramento, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from OSL to SMF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code OSL
Origination airport name Gardermoen Airport
City Oslo
Country Norway
Latitude 60.2
Longitude 11.1

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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