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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 8:23 AM - For Immediate Release

Alaska Airlines to Begin New Nonstop Service to San Diego in 2017

SACRAMENTO – Alaska Airlines has announced it will begin new, three-times daily service between Sacramento (SMF) and San Diego (SAN) beginning March 16, 2017. The new nonstop service injects some healthy competition into one of Sacramento’s busiest travel markets. Tickets for the new route go on sale Wednesday, May 25.

The flight schedule is as follows:

Sacramento-San Diego

Departs                                                                                       Arrives 
9:25 a.m.                                                                                    11 a.m.
2:35 p.m.                                                                                    4:20 p.m.
7:25 p.m.                                                                                    9:10 p.m.

San Diego-Sacramento 

Departs                                                                                      Arrives
7 a.m.                                                                                         8:43 a.m.
12:10 p.m.                                                                                 1:55 p.m.
5 p.m.                                                                                         6:45 p.m.

Alaska Airlines departs out of Terminal B at Sacramento International Airport. Alaska also offers nonstop service to Portland, Seattle and Maui from Sacramento.

The Alaska Airlines press release is available here.

The Sacramento County Department of Airports is responsible for planning, developing, operating and maintaining the county’s four airports: Sacramento International Airport, Executive Airport, Mather Airport and Franklin Field. Sacramento International Airport offers more than 155 daily nonstop flights on 12 domestic and international carriers to 36 destinations. The regional economic impact of the Sacramento County Department of Airports is more than $4 billion annually. For more information, visit