The cheapest times to fly from PVD to SMF are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 6th
- August 13th to November 18th
- December 3rd to December 16th
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 PVD to SMF is early December. Prices can be as high as $1049 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $269 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Sacramento
Flying from Providence, RI (PVD) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $276 to $669 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $609. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $307 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVD to SMF flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PVD to SMF route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PVD to SMF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Providence. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. 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 $152 (30%) 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 $351. Return trip prices are from the SMF to PVD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PVD 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 5 hour 42 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 PVD to SMF while comparing.
- 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
- Usually 12.32% less expensive than SMF
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PVD to SMF? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Sacramento International Airport to Theodore Francis Green State Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2617 miles or 4212 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PVD to SMF?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVD to SMF flight is about 5 hour 42 minutes.
How many flights go between Providence, RI and Sacramento, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from PVD to SMF.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Theodore Francis Green State Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Sacramento International Airport|
|Country||the United States|