The cheapest times to fly from RSW to SMF are
- January 8th to March 4th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- July 30th to November 11th
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 RSW to SMF is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $986 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $297 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.
When to Fly to Sacramento
Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $317 to $645 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $310. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $625. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $314 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $407 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to SMF flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RSW to SMF route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RSW to SMF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. 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 $131 (26%) 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 $375. Return trip prices are from the SMF to RSW 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 RSW 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 23 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 RSW to SMF while comparing.
- 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
- Usually 0.49% less expensive than SMF
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RSW to SMF? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Sacramento International Airport to Southwest Florida International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2443 miles or 3932 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RSW to SMF?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to SMF flight is about 5 hour 23 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Sacramento, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 86 available flights from RSW to SMF.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Southwest Florida International Airport|
|City||Fort Myers, FL|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Sacramento International Airport|
|Country||the United States|