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Fares from $44 One Way, $87 Round Trip from Sacramento to Denver

Prices starting at $87 for return flights and $44 for one-way flights to Denver were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Sacramento to Denver

Origin Airport IATA CodeSAC
Destination Airport IATA CodeDEN
Distance907 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAir Canada, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Volaris, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival3:52PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival6:02AM UTC

Traveling from Sacramento to Denver

Airports in Sacramento

The city of Sacramento is served by Sacramento International Airport, which is situated approximately 10 miles northwest of the city's central business district. Finding low-fare flights from Sacramento is easy using the travel planning tool on Orbitz.com. Many airlines offer domestic and international flights at Sacramento International Airport, including Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, US Airways, and United Airlines.

Parking at Sacramento International Airport

Travelers flying out of Sacramento International Airport can choose from hourly, daily, and economy parking. Hourly parking is available at a rate of $2 per half hour. Daily parking is available at a rate of $29 per day. The cheapest parking at Sacramento International Airport is offered in the economy parking lot at a rate of $10 per day.

Transportation at Sacramento International Airport

The airport is connected to the downtown Sacramento area via the Yolobus #42. On-demand taxi services are also available at the airport. The rate for a round-trip between downtown Sacramento and the airport is about $56.00. Car rental services are also available and can be booked in advance through Orbitz.com.

Restaurants at Sacramento International Airport

Instead of traveling on an empty stomach, travelers can take advantage of a variety of dining options available at several restaurants at Sacramento International Airport, including Burger King Express, California Pizza Kitchen, Starbucks, Peet's Coffee & Tea, Old Soul Coffee, and the Eco Grounds Café . Whether you are looking for discount domestic or international flights from Sacramento, Orbitz.com makes it easy to plan your next trip.

Denver Airport Information

Many of the major domestic and international carriers offer relatively cheap flights to Denver International Airport, the primary airport serving the greater Denver area. The airport is roughly 28 miles east of downtown Denver and a little over an hour from the closest major ski resort. Whether you're coming into town on business or for a ski vacation, be sure to use Orbitz.com to reserve your flights and hotel.

Ground Transportation in Denver

The RTD bus is the primary means of public transportation in and around Denver, so most visitors use a private car service, share-a-ride shuttle or taxi to get into town. Many of the large hotels also offer free shuttle service to and from the Denver airport, and there are chartered shuttles and buses to take you to the outlying ski resorts. A cab from the airport to the downtown area will cost you between $60 and $70, so you might be better off using Orbitz.com to add a rental car to your low-fare ticket purchase.

Denver Area Weather Information

The summer months are mild in Denver, with average temperatures ranging from the low 60s to the mid-80s. The average winter temperatures in Denver range from the teens to the low 40s, and you can expect anywhere from 22 to 61 inches of snow each season. Layer your clothes in the summer to accommodate mild and warm temperatures, but be sure to bundle up in the winter.

What to Do in Denver

Although the city has its share of high-end eateries, historic landmarks, museums and shopping venues, the Denver lifestyle is all about the great outdoors. Denver has more than 4,000 acres of traditional parks and 14,000 acres of mountain parks to keep outdoor enthusiasts engaged. Enjoy your stay, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Denver for your next Colorado vacation.

Flights from Sacramento to Denver - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Sacramento to Denver?

You betcha. As a matter of fact, there are 3 airlines that fly direct from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.). Book a seat with one of these carriers:

  • Southwest Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Sacramento to Denver?

Keep that movie marathon for your hotel room, because the journey from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.) can be as quick as 2 hours and 10 minutes.

What airlines fly from Sacramento to Denver most frequently?

Take a look at Southwest Airlines (WN). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Sacramento, CA Airport (SMF-Sacramento Intl.) to Denver, CO Airport (DEN-Denver Intl.). It operates 188 services on this route every month and is popular with passengers. Alternatively, book your favorite seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 105 monthly flights between Sacramento and Denver to select from with this carrier.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.