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The best prices from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County are usually found in May or February, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to John Wayne/Orange County (SNA)

SMF - SNA
Price
$175 - $317
SNA
Temperature
68 - 84.2 °F
SNA
Rainfall
0 - 3.3 inches

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$175

From Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

One-way from

$90

One-way flight from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to John Wayne/Orange County. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 33 days in advance, which can save you up to 72% on flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 33 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $375. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $533.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to John Wayne/Orange County from Sacramento. Users have commonly found prices around $307 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $107. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County (SMF - SNA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 21% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SMF to SNA flights for November, December
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$87pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$96pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
25 Dec - 27 Dec
$98pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to John Wayne/Orange County from Sacramento found for next year
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$87pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
18 Dec - 20 Dec
$96pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
25 Dec - 27 Dec
$98pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Last minute flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

Late deals on round-trip flights to John Wayne/Orange County from Sacramento, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 22 Jan
$113pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
6 Dec - 21 Jan
$127pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
6 Dec - 19 Jan
$151pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to John Wayne/Orange County from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County
3:34 pm - 8:01 am
Frontier
2 Stops
16h 27m
SMF - SNA
Frontier
$90
Gotogate
5:52 am - 11:09 am
Delta
1 Stop
5h 17m
SMF - SNA
Delta
$103
Delta
6:29 am - 12:24 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
29h 55m
SMF - SNA
Spirit Airlines
$118
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County flights.

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento to Santa Ana due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Sacramento and Santa Ana for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Sacramento Intl to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, JetBlue, and Delta flying from Sacramento Intl to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $87, but on average you can expect to pay $123.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County for under $100 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County for under $200?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Sacramento to Santa Ana?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 791 users have taken a look at flights from Sacramento Intl to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty.

Does it rain more in Sacramento or Santa Ana?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Sacramento is roughly greater than that of Santa Ana. You can assume this to be the case over the next 9 days.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than Santa Ana?

Temperatures around the 95 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Santa Ana is colder than in Sacramento. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County?

Departing from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County will take you 3h 21m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County round-trip from $113. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Spirit Airlines, from $115, and Delta, from $122. Frontier is 53% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County are Frontier ($34), Spirit Airlines ($44), and Delta ($49).

Alternative routes for Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

Destination information for John Wayne/Orange County

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County
Average temperature for November in John Wayne/Orange County
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for November in John Wayne/Orange County
0.5 ″

Airports servicing Sacramento

Airports servicing Santa Ana

Top 6 airlines from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
$54 $177 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$87 $216 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$99 $266 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$99 $283 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$156 $286 No cancel fee 75%
Southwest
$180 $301 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County

Morning 6 AM to noon 40% of SMF to SNA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 40% of SMF to SNA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 20% of SMF to SNA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of SMF to SNA departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Sacramento to John Wayne/Orange County
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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