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Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco, United States Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:20 -04:00

Santa Ana to San Francisco Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:20 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco. United frequently offer the best deals on Santa Ana to San Francisco flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
SNASFO
Wed 1/11
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SFOSNA
Wed 1/11
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$117
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How Much is a Flight from Santa Ana to San Francisco?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Santa Ana to San Francisco, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $146.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Santa Ana to San Francisco based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

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

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Santa Ana to San Francisco.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $354 $362
7-14 days $147 $155
14-21 days $147 $155
21-30 days $147 $145
30-60 days $147 $145
60-90 days $147 $155
90+ days $117 $145

Cheapest Day To Fly from Santa Ana to San Francisco

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Santa Ana to San Francisco is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$145 $147 $145 $145 $145 $145 $147

Compare Flight Prices from Santa Ana to San Francisco by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Santa Ana to San Francisco flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Santa Ana San Francisco United 10/26/16 10/29/16 1 $145
November Santa Ana San Francisco United 11/5/16 11/7/16 1 $145
December Santa Ana San Francisco United 12/1/16 12/3/16 0 $147
January Santa Ana San Francisco United 1/11/17 1/11/17 0 $117
February Santa Ana San Francisco United 2/22/17 2/25/17 0 $117
March Santa Ana San Francisco United 3/3/17 3/5/17 0 $147
April Santa Ana San Francisco United 4/1/17 4/2/17 0 $275
May Santa Ana San Francisco United 5/8/17 5/20/17 0 $164

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Santa Ana to San Francisco. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$319
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$319 $147
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$147 $147
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$147 $145
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$145 $145
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$145

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco is $207.

The average price for direct flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco is $165.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco.

Weekly Direct Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 8 8 8 8 8 6 6 07:00 20:30
Southwest 6 6 6 6 6 3 5 06:45 19:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Santa Ana to San Francisco. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco is $164.

Santa Ana to San Francisco Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Santa Ana to San Francisco?
Answer: The average Santa Ana to San Francisco flight time is an hour and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is San Francisco from Santa Ana?
Answer: The distance from Santa Ana to San Francisco is 372 miles (598 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco?
Answer: There are 90 direct flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular Santa Ana airlines for direct flights from Santa Ana to San Francisco?
Answer: United Airlines provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Santa Ana and San Francisco.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Santa Ana to San Francisco?
Answer: Phoenix, AZ

Airlines in Santa Ana flying to San Francisco Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:20 -04:00Number of routes searched: 164Number of itineraries searched: 251,537

Wondering which airlines fly out of Santa Ana to San Francisco? We've gathered the average price of Santa Ana airlines with flights to San Francisco. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Santa Ana to San Francisco
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Alaska -
JetBlue -
Delta -
United -
Virgin America -
Boutique MCE
American PHX
American MCI
American PDX
American SEA
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
Alaska SLC
Alaska EUG
JetBlue LAS
Delta SLC
Delta LAS
Hawaiian HNL
United BOI
United DEN
United FAT
United LAS
Virgin America LAS
Virgin America SEA

Santa Ana to San Francisco Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Santa Ana and San Francisco. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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