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The cheapest times to fly from VIE to SMF are

  • May 14th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • October 29th to December 9th
  • December 24th to April 29th (except the week of April 2nd)

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 VIE to SMF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1592 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $795 for Wednesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Sacramento

Flying from Vienna (VIE) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $819 to $1335 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $834. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $616 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $957 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VIE to SMF flight.

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

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VIE to SMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VIE to SMF flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Vienna. 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 fly to SMF, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into VIE. 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 $144 (12%) 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 $949. Return trip prices are from the SMF to VIE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from VIE 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 11 hour 37 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 VIE to SMF while comparing.

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

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 35.84% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See VIE to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 20.32% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See VIE to OAK flights

Destination alternative #3: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 0.94% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See VIE to SJC flights

Destination alternative #4: Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) in Reno, NV

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 0.26% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See VIE to RNO flights

Destination alternative #5: Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) in Monterey, CA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 0.21% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See VIE to MRY flights

 

Flight Hacking VIE to SMF

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 VIE to SMF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (VIE > LAX > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $748
  • Average savings: $210 (21.89%)

See VIE to DME flights

Hack #2: Moscow (VIE > DME > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $830
  • Average savings: $128 (13.32%)

See VIE to LAX flights

Hack #3: Gothenburg (VIE > GOT > SMF)

  • Price for both tickets: $837
  • Average savings: $121 (12.59%)

See VIE to GOT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5912 miles or 9514 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VIE to SMF flight is about 11 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Vienna and Sacramento, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from VIE to SMF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code VIE
Origination airport name Vienna International Airport
City Vienna
Country Austria
Latitude 48.1
Longitude 16.6

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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