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The best prices from Orange County to San Francisco are usually found in July or August, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Orange County (SNA) to San Francisco (SFO)

SNA - SFO
Price
$126 - $227
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches

Popular in

November

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$126

From Orange County to San Francisco

One-way from

$70

One-way flight from Orange County to San Francisco

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 Orange County to San Francisco?

Flights from Orange County to San Francisco are found to be more expensive on Saturday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to San Francisco.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Orange County to San Francisco?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 35 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Orange County to San Francisco from $99 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $105 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Orange County to San Francisco?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Francisco from Orange County. Users have commonly found prices around $108 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $48. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Orange County to San Francisco (SNA - SFO)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 16% on flights from Orange County to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Orange County to San Francisco in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SNA to SFO flights for January, February
20 Feb - 27 Feb
$88pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
15 Feb - 22 Feb
$94pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
13 Feb - 15 Feb
$97pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Orange County to San Francisco 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Orange County found for this year
20 Feb - 27 Feb
$88pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
15 Feb - 22 Feb
$94pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
13 Feb - 15 Feb
$97pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Orange County

Save time with Orange County to San Francisco direct flight deals
13 Feb - 15 Feb
$97pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
17 Feb - 25 Feb
$98pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
18 Feb - 24 Feb
$99pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Last minute flights from Orange County to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Orange County, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 1 Feb
$120pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$125pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$126pp
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

One-way flights to San Francisco from Orange County

The cheapest one-way flights from Orange County to San Francisco
3:05 am - 4:34 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
1h 29m
SNA - SFO
United Airlines
$70
United
2:45 am - 9:39 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
6h 54m
SNA - SFO
American Airlines
5:05 am - 2:46 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 41m
SNA - SFO
Frontier
$115
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Orange County to San Francisco flights.

Flight FAQs

From Orange County to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Ana to San Francisco 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 Santa Ana and San Francisco 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 Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. New policies for travelers booking flights from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from Orange County to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Orange County to San Francisco for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $88, but on average you can expect to pay $110.

Are there nonstop flights from Orange County to San Francisco for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Orange County to San Francisco under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Orange County to San Francisco is less than $137.

Are there last-minute flights available from Orange County to San Francisco for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Orange County to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

The Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 880 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Santa Ana or San Francisco?

The rainfall in Santa Ana is generally more than the rainfall in San Francisco. This will continue over the next 10 days.

Is Santa Ana weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 84 °F's can be experienced in August. The weather in San Francisco is colder than in Santa Ana. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Orange County to San Francisco?

There are many flights that can get you from Orange County to San Francisco in 1h 25m. Fly via Alaska Airlines, Frontier, or Delta to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Orange County to San Francisco round-trip?

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to San Francisco, with prices starting at $88. Another option worth looking into is Alaska Airlines, starting at $97 round trip. These flights start at 49% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Orange County to San Francisco one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $50. However, be on the lookout for offers from Frontier and Alaska Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Orange County to San Francisco for a low price.

Alternative routes for Orange County to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Orange County to San Francisco
Flight duration
1h 28m
Average temperature for January in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Francisco
2.2 ″

Airports servicing Santa Ana

Airports servicing San Francisco

Top 8 airlines flying from Orange County to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Orange County to San Francisco 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
Spirit Airlines
$96 $139 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$53 $158 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$61 $181 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$58 $192 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$97 $215 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$73 $224 No cancel fee 69%
JSX
$118 $324 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by JSX. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Linear Air Taxi
$2,185 $5,901 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Orange County to San Francisco

Morning 6 AM to noon 58% of SNA to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 41% of SNA to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SNA to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SNA to SFO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Orange County to San Francisco
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
10 daily flights
Thursday
11 daily flights
Friday
10 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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