Cheap flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana (SFO - SNA)

SFO — SNA
Oct 4 — Oct 111

The best prices from San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty are usually found in October or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Ana (SNA)

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

SFO - SNA

Price

$145 - $238

SNA

Temperature

55.4 - 73.4 °F

SNA

Rainfall

0 - 3.1 inches

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$145From San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
One-way from$86One-way flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

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

Sunday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 19%.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 61% on flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 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 $143. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $204.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Santa Ana from San Francisco average $144. You can even find prices in October for less than $144, as users have found deals to Santa Ana from as low as $72. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Ana from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 23%.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Francisco to Santa Ana is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

San Francisco to Santa Ana 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Ana from San Francisco found for this year
Oct 10 - Oct 11
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 08m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 49m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

4h 38m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

15h 24m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 5 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

6h 51m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 15m
$88

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Frontier flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana

Oct 10 - Oct 11
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 08m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 49m
$84

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Nov 1 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

4h 38m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

15h 24m
$86

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 5 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

6h 51m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 15m
$88

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana

Oct 25 - Oct 25
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 32m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 30m
$130

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 11 - Oct 18
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 32m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 30m
$136

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Non-stop flights to Santa Ana from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Santa Ana direct flight deals
Oct 25 - Oct 25
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 32m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 30m
$130

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 11 - Oct 18
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 32m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 30m
$136

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 26 - Nov 2
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

Nonstop

1h 32m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

Nonstop

1h 30m
$138

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana

Late deals on return flights to Santa Ana from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Oct 5 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

6h 51m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 15m
$88

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 4 - Oct 5
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

12h 15m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

9h 15m
$94

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 9 - Oct 11
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

10h 31m
SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

14h 49m
$104

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/26/22

One-way flights to Santa Ana from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana
Oct 12
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

4h 22m
$40

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Oct 16
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

12h 18m
$42

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/29/22

Oct 19
SFO

San Francisco

SNA

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty

1 stop

11h 09m
$46

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/27/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Santa Ana from San Francisco. Booking flights from San Francisco (SFO) to J. Wayne/Orange Cnty (SNA) should be relatively easy as there are 24 daily flights to Santa Ana from 15 different airlines. 1h 28m is how long a flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Alaska Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $84, but on average you can expect to pay $105.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana is less than $150.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Santa Ana for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this San Francisco to Santa Ana flight route?

The San Francisco to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty flight path was viewed by 31 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 San Francisco to Santa Ana on average per day?

On average 32 flights depart from San Francisco to Santa Ana per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 13% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 28% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 19% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 41% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

A quick flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana can take about 10h 08m. Frontier provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $84. The distance between San Francisco and Santa Ana is about 373 mi.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Francisco to Santa Ana round-trip?

Flying on Frontier is currently your cheapest option to Santa Ana, with prices starting at $84. This flight start at 56% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Frontier, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $40. Alaska Airlines flights start at $68 while deals on United Airlines start at $74 one-way.

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

Amtrak, Train and Bus are the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Santa Ana.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from San Francisco to Santa Ana consider choosing Lufthansa (94%), Air New Zealand (94%) or Air Canada (88%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana?

The cheapest flight price from San Francisco to Santa Ana is $68. On average you can expect to pay $311. The most popular route, (San Francisco - Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty), can usually be booked for $99.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Santa Ana

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 9 airlines flying from San Francisco to Santa Ana

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Santa Ana choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$22FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$42Average$138FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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JetBlueCheapest$51Average$92FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$53Average$104FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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Breeze AirwaysCheapest$78Average$108FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$87Average$212FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$94Average$225FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$102Average$207FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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JSXCheapest$118Average$306FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Santa Ana

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco to Santa Ana
5%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
17%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
75%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
3%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Francisco to Santa Ana

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Santa Ana
Sunday17daily flights
Monday30daily flights
Tuesday29daily flights
Wednesday29daily flights
Thursday29daily flights
Friday23daily flights
Saturday14daily flights