Cheap flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento (SNA - SMF)

SNA — SMF
May 30 — Jun 61

The best prices from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl are usually found in June or May, booked 34 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento

All the information you need to plan the best SNA to SMF flight in 2022: compare Santa Ana to Sacramento flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Sacramento.

SNA - SMF

Price

$149 - $247

SMF

Temperature

46.4 - 75.2 °F

SMF

Rainfall

0 - 3.6 inches

Popular inNovemberHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Round-trip from$149From Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl
One-way from$88One-way flight from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

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

How far in advance should I book a flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 30 days in advance to save up to 118% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 30 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $176, or $271 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to Sacramento. Flights to Sacramento from Santa Ana in July are about $134 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $96.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Ana to Sacramento (SNA - SMF)?

When flying from Santa Ana to Sacramento, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 30% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SNA to SMF flights for May, June
Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$116

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$117

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$123

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/22/22

Santa Ana to Sacramento 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sacramento from Santa Ana found for this year
Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$116

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$117

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$123

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento

Jun 5 - Jun 8
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 05m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

12h 13m
$155

Frontier

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 29 - Jul 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 46m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

13h 34m
$156

Frontier

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 29 - Jul 3
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 46m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

11h 20m
$184

Frontier

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Deal found 5/23/22

  • One of the most popular airlines traveling from Santa Ana to Sacramento is Frontier. Flights from Frontier traveling this route typically cost $295.12 RT. This price is typically 53% cheaper than other airlines that offer Santa Ana to Sacramento flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was $162. Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport is the most common Santa Ana airport to take off from when flying to Sacramento. Sacramento Intl Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Sacramento. When flying from Santa Ana to Sacramento, Frontier flights are 0% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento

Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$116

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$117

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$123

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

  • If you’re traveling from Santa Ana to Sacramento, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Spirit Airlines. Santa Ana to Sacramento flights are typically 132% cheaper than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Spirit Airlines typically cost $88.96 RT. The cheapest Spirit Airlines flight found for this route was $50. When traveling from Santa Ana to Sacramento on Spirit Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Sacramento Intl Airport. When flying from Santa Ana to Sacramento, Spirit Airlines flights are -9% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Sacramento from Santa Ana

Save time with Santa Ana to Sacramento direct flight deals
Jun 21 - Jun 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 30m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 25m
$153

Southwest

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 24 - Sep 28
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 25m
$156

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 20 - Jun 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 25m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 25m
$168

Southwest

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Deal found 5/24/22

Last minute flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento

Late deals on return flights to Sacramento from Santa Ana, departing today and this week
Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

3h 35m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$116

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$117

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 4
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
SMF

Sacramento Intl

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 33m
$123

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/22/22

One-way flights to Sacramento Intl from Santa Ana

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento
Jun 1
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$55

Spirit Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 3
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

1h 24m
$61

Spirit Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 21
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

20h 57m
$64

Frontier

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Deal found 5/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Santa Ana to Sacramento flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

If you book a flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento, you will be flying from J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl. Flights to Sacramento Intl (SMF) from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty (SNA) take 1h 24m for a nonstop flight. There are 6 flights from J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento per day from 7 airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Spirit Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $123, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento is less than $194.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Ana to Sacramento for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento within the next 7 days for less than $200.

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

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this Santa Ana to Sacramento flight route?

This flight path from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to Sacramento Intl was viewed by 13 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Santa Ana to Sacramento on average per day?

1 flight departure from Santa Ana to Sacramento per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

A quick flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento can take about 1h 30m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $151. Airlines will cover a distance of 406 mi. 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 Santa Ana to Sacramento round-trip?

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($151), Southwest ($153), and Frontier ($155) offers the cheapest pricing from Santa Ana to Sacramento. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 26% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Santa Ana to Sacramento one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $55 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Frontier from $64 and Delta from $88 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

Before booking your flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or JetBlue.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento?

While on average a flight from Santa Ana to Sacramento is generally $110, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $40. When looking at the most popular route, (Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty - Sacramento Intl), you can expect to pay $116 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Santa Ana to Sacramento

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Top 4 airlines flying from Santa Ana to Sacramento

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Ana to Sacramento choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Spirit AirlinesCheapest$50Average$89FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$85Average$169FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$117Average$197FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$117Average$183FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Santa Ana to Sacramento

See what time of day planes typically take off from Santa Ana to Sacramento
10%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
47%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
43%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Santa Ana to Sacramento

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Santa Ana to Sacramento
Sunday7daily flights
Monday8daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday8daily flights
Friday8daily flights
Saturday1daily flight