The cheapest times to fly from WUX to SMF are
- March 26th to July 22nd
- December 17th to December 31st
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 WUX to SMF is mid April. Prices can be as high as $6311 for Sunday flights during late February and early March, or as low as $759 for Monday flights around mid April.
When to Fly to Sacramento
Flying from Wuxi (WUX) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $802 to $5192 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $848. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late February and early March, with an average price of $2952. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2103 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1155 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WUX to SMF flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the WUX to SMF route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the WUX to SMF flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wuxi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SMF, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into WUX. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Sacramento, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Wuxi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $898 (39%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1173. Return trip prices are from the SMF to WUX 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 WUX to SMF can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 4 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 WUX to SMF while comparing.
- 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
- Usually 33.12% less expensive than SMF
- 1-layover flights available
- 94 miles (151 km) away from SMF
- Usually 4.42% less expensive than SMF
- 1-layover flights available
Flight Hacking WUX 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 WUX to SMF — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $947
- Average savings: $208 (18.01%)
- Price for both tickets: $1034
- Average savings: $122 (10.52%)
- Price for both tickets: $1130
- Average savings: $25 (2.19%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from WUX to SMF? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, ANA, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Shenzhen, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Sacramento International Airport to Shuofang Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6160 miles or 9914 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from WUX to SMF?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop WUX to SMF flight is about 12 hour 4 minutes.
How many flights go between Wuxi and Sacramento, CA?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from WUX to SMF.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Shuofang Airport|
|Destination airport name||Sacramento International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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