The cheapest times to fly from PRN to SMF are

  • January 8th to June 17th (except the weeks of March 26th, April 16th, and May 21st)
  • early December

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 PRN to SMF is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1334 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $725 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Sacramento

Flying from Pristina (PRN) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $725 to $1198 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $753. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1189. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $436 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $809 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PRN to SMF flight.

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

PRN to SMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PRN to SMF flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Prishtina. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $118 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $817. Return trip prices are from the SMF to PRN 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 PRN to SMF can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 25 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 PRN to SMF while comparing.

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

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 1.24% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See PRN to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Adria, Alaska, American, Austrian, Delta, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6351 miles or 10221 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PRN to SMF flight is about 12 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Pristina and Sacramento, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from PRN to SMF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PRN
Origination airport name Pristina Airport
City Pristina
Country Kosovo
Latitude 42.6
Longitude 21

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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