The cheapest times to fly from SMF to EZE are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • April 16th to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 6th to September 16th
  • October 1st to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 EZE is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2621 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1143 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Buenos Aires

Flying from Sacramento, CA (SMF) to Ezeiza (EZE) will usually cost between $1170 to $1583 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1201. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1860. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $659 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1238 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SMF to EZE flight.

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

SMF to EZE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SMF to EZE flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Sacramento. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $140 (10%) 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 $1242. Return trip prices are from the EZE to SMF 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 SMF to EZE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SMF to EZE

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 SMF to EZE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (SMF > LIM > EZE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1034
  • Average savings: $204 (16.48%)

See SMF to LIM flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SMF > LAX > EZE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1076
  • Average savings: $163 (13.13%)

See SMF to LAX flights

Hack #3: Santiago (SMF > SCL > EZE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1152
  • Average savings: $87 (6.99%)

See SMF to SCL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ministro Pistarini Airport to Sacramento International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6482 miles or 10432 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SMF to EZE flight is about 12 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Sacramento, CA and Ezeiza?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from SMF to EZE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SMF
Origination airport name Sacramento International Airport
City Sacramento, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.7
Longitude -121.6

Return Airport

Destination code EZE
Destination airport name Ministro Pistarini Airport
City Ezeiza
Country Argentina
Latitude -34.8
Longitude -58.5


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