The cheapest times to fly from SMF to BTM are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 16th to June 3rd
- September 10th to September 23rd
- October 15th to November 18th (except the week of October 22nd)
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 SMF to BTM is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $606 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $254 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.
When to Fly to Butte
Flying from Sacramento, CA (SMF) to Butte, MT (BTM) will usually cost between $264 to $439 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $277. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $431. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $154 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $314 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMF to BTM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SMF to BTM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SMF to BTM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Sacramento. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is 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 to Butte, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Sacramento. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $80 (22%) 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 $282. Return trip prices are from the BTM to SMF 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 SMF to BTM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SMF to BTM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Bert Mooney Airport to Sacramento International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 683 miles or 1099 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SMF to BTM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMF to BTM flight is about 2 hour 13 minutes.
How many flights go between Sacramento, CA and Butte, MT?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from SMF to BTM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Sacramento International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Bert Mooney Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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