The cheapest times to fly from YQG to SMF are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to April 15th
  • August 27th to December 9th

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 YQG to SMF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1104 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $454 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Sacramento

Flying from Windsor (YQG) to Sacramento, CA (SMF) will usually cost between $474 to $904 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 $488. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $866. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $378 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $680 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YQG to SMF flight.

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

YQG to SMF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YQG to SMF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Windsor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $231 (23%) 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 $589. Return trip prices are from the SMF to YQG 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 YQG 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 4 hour 38 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 YQG to SMF while comparing.

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

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 13.46% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See YQG to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from SMF
  • Usually 10.00% less expensive than SMF
  • 1-layover flights available

See YQG to SJC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2027 miles or 3262 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YQG to SMF flight is about 4 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Windsor and Sacramento, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from YQG to SMF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeYQG
Origination airport nameWindsor Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSMF
Destination airport nameSacramento International Airport
CitySacramento, CA
Countrythe United States


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