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Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco Flight Information

Avg. Flight Duration 1h 32m
Flights Arrive in San Francisco
Flights Depart from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
Flight Price $117
Distance 372 miles
Airlines Alaska Airlines, United, Linear Air

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Average Price:
$204
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
Good Deal:
$144
or less (round trip)

When to Book Flights from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco

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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $144 or less.
Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
Morning departure is around 5% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
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FAQs for Booking Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco Flights

How long does a flight from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco take?
An average nonstop flight takes 1h 22m, covering a distance of 372 miles.
How many flights are there between Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty and San Francisco?
There are 577 (nonstop) flights between Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty and San Francisco per week, averaging 84 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on Alaska Airlines ($117), United ($155) and Linear Air ($2560).
Do I need a passport to fly between Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty and San Francisco?
No.
Which airlines fly most frequently between Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty and San Francisco?
United (17 times daily), Air Canada (16 times daily), Copa Airlines (10 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco?
For Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco, Wednesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from San Francisco back to Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty, the best deals are generally found on Wednesday, with Monday being the most expensive.

Book cheap flights from Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty to San Francisco (round-trip)

Airports
Origin
Santa Ana
$117
only
$117
Destination
San Francisco
$117
only
$117
Wed, Nov 28
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 25m
Tue, Dec 4
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 31m
Trip: 7 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

Arrival in San Francisco from Santa Ana airport at International airport. It was a nightmare for pickup person to citcle SFO arrival arrival terminal 2 to find the paasenger. I took a long time circling the airport many times even though passenger was at the curb site.

DFW
SEA
Okay 5.0

Nothing

boarding and take off timing was good, other than that it was horrible, never flying Alaska airlines again

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

I was very pleased with the overall service. I needed a wheelchair and I was treated exceptionally well.

Absolutely nothing

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Delays for 3h

SNA
SFO
Good 6.0

Leg room was better than expected

Having to wait on tarmac when I arrived and then having to be bused to the airport. I arrived on time but spent 30 minutes to get to baggage.

Fri, Feb 8
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 43m
Sun, Feb 10
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 35m
Trip: 3 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 115 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SNA
SFO
Good 6.6

In seat entertainment.

Tight seating with little comfort.

SNA
SFO
Good 7.0

No leg space

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Delays because of fires , had to wait in line close to 90 minutes but when we finally reached the ticket counter the agent moved took great care of us and we made to Boise only an hour late even with all the delays and confusion . Excellent job , one of the better customer experiences I’ve had flying !

SNA
SFO
Excellent 9.0

- Decent complimentary snacks - In-flight entertainment

- Flight was 2.5 hours delayed :\

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

My flight was delayed where I would have missed my connection, customer service rebooked on another flight which got me to my final destination early. The upgrades and consistent service is handled very well.

N/A

Sat, Dec 1
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 25m
Tue, Dec 4
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 31m
Trip: 4 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
PHX
SEA
Good 7.3

All staff were professional and efficient. I liked how fast it was getting my bag checked.

Didn't care for the net pockets on seat in front of me, my stuff fell out. Guy next to me was really rude and kept bumping me and talking really loud.

SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

Arrival in San Francisco from Santa Ana airport at International airport. It was a nightmare for pickup person to citcle SFO arrival arrival terminal 2 to find the paasenger. I took a long time circling the airport many times even though passenger was at the curb site.

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 2.0

Horrible. Just plain ugly. I miss virgin. Literally a big F U for my experience. Thanks for ruining my life you A holes.

SEA
STL
Excellent 9.3

Nice

DFW
SEA
Okay 5.0

Nothing

boarding and take off timing was good, other than that it was horrible, never flying Alaska airlines again

Mon, Nov 19
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 25m
Wed, Nov 28
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 34m
Trip: 10 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

It was quick and easy.

N/A

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.6

- Flight left on time - Good entertainment selection, and you can text from the plane wif too

- Alaska needs more gates maybe. At SFO they always park somewhere and have to get shuttled to or from the plane. - Snack is just two small cookies - I prefer little peanut or trail mix things better. - Tiny plane, only four rows across.

SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

I liked how fast the flight was

Getting delayed due to whether (out of anyone’s control) but the flight attendants weren’t that professional, one flight attendant snapped at a guest. And the one on the speaker had a hard time forming sentences.

SNA
SFO
Good 6.0

Leg room was better than expected

Having to wait on tarmac when I arrived and then having to be bused to the airport. I arrived on time but spent 30 minutes to get to baggage.

PHX
SEA
Good 7.3

All staff were professional and efficient. I liked how fast it was getting my bag checked.

Didn't care for the net pockets on seat in front of me, my stuff fell out. Guy next to me was really rude and kept bumping me and talking really loud.

Fri, Jan 11
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 43m
Sun, Jan 13
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
5h 20m
Trip: 3 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 115 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Delays because of fires , had to wait in line close to 90 minutes but when we finally reached the ticket counter the agent moved took great care of us and we made to Boise only an hour late even with all the delays and confusion . Excellent job , one of the better customer experiences I’ve had flying !

SNA
SFO
Good 7.0

No leg space

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 3.6

It's only an hour flight

Flight was 1.5 hours delayed with no explanation or communication given for over an hour. Uncommunicative crew.

SNA
SFO
Okay 4.6

They were on time.

There is no TV. They give you free United wifi that you can use if you have a device to watch movies/TV on, but they don't have any outlets to charge the device, so it's kind of pointless.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 9.0

- Decent complimentary snacks - In-flight entertainment

- Flight was 2.5 hours delayed :\

Fri, Feb 1
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 43m
Sun, Feb 3
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 35m
Trip: 3 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 115 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Good

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Service was friendly. Food ok. Entertainment acceptable for long flight.

There is More Variety of entertainment on Delta and American Airlines but otherwise comparable.

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 3.3

Nothing

After the entire flight was boarded & ready to go the plane had a mechanical issue before take off. Had to sit on the plan for 90 minutes before we were allowed to exit the plane. No other flights available For family of three until 3 days later! Had to demand to be transferred to another airline so my family & I can go home the next morning. Overall stuck in SNA airport for 8 hours. Didn’t get a refund for baggage, instead was given meal vouchers for the airport in the morning. United did provide hotel for the night but nothing special. United staff where nice to make the best of the situation.

SNA
SFO
Okay 4.6

They were on time.

There is no TV. They give you free United wifi that you can use if you have a device to watch movies/TV on, but they don't have any outlets to charge the device, so it's kind of pointless.

SNA
SFO
Okay 4.0

My flight was delayed, leaving SNA and I would not make the connecting flight to HNL. Lyn P. at SNA placed me on Alaska Air and I was able to make my connection. Howeer my bag is lost. When I inquire on the 1-800 Baggage resolution number, my bag has not been found yet. It has been 12 hours since my bag was placed on Alaska Air at SNA.

Thu, Jan 10
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 30m
Sun, Jan 13
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 35m
Trip: 4 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.6

- Flight left on time - Good entertainment selection, and you can text from the plane wif too

- Alaska needs more gates maybe. At SFO they always park somewhere and have to get shuttled to or from the plane. - Snack is just two small cookies - I prefer little peanut or trail mix things better. - Tiny plane, only four rows across.

SNA
SFO
Good 6.0

Leg room was better than expected

Having to wait on tarmac when I arrived and then having to be bused to the airport. I arrived on time but spent 30 minutes to get to baggage.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

I was very pleased with the overall service. I needed a wheelchair and I was treated exceptionally well.

Absolutely nothing

SNA
SEA
Excellent 10.0

Excellent service and crew

Theres nothing i dont like about Alaska

SEA
STL
Excellent 9.3

Nice

Thu, Mar 7
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 29m
Sun, Mar 10
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 29m
Trip: 4 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 115 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SNA
SFO
Okay 4.6

They were on time.

There is no TV. They give you free United wifi that you can use if you have a device to watch movies/TV on, but they don't have any outlets to charge the device, so it's kind of pointless.

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 3.6

It's only an hour flight

Flight was 1.5 hours delayed with no explanation or communication given for over an hour. Uncommunicative crew.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Service was friendly. Food ok. Entertainment acceptable for long flight.

There is More Variety of entertainment on Delta and American Airlines but otherwise comparable.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Good

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Delays because of fires , had to wait in line close to 90 minutes but when we finally reached the ticket counter the agent moved took great care of us and we made to Boise only an hour late even with all the delays and confusion . Excellent job , one of the better customer experiences I’ve had flying !

Sat, Oct 20
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 38m
Sun, Oct 21
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 37m
Trip: 2 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

Arrival in San Francisco from Santa Ana airport at International airport. It was a nightmare for pickup person to citcle SFO arrival arrival terminal 2 to find the paasenger. I took a long time circling the airport many times even though passenger was at the curb site.

SEA
STL
Excellent 9.3

Nice

SNA
SFO
Good 6.0

Leg room was better than expected

Having to wait on tarmac when I arrived and then having to be bused to the airport. I arrived on time but spent 30 minutes to get to baggage.

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 2.0

Horrible. Just plain ugly. I miss virgin. Literally a big F U for my experience. Thanks for ruining my life you A holes.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

It was quick and easy.

N/A

Sat, Sep 29
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 32m
Mon, Oct 1
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 37m
Trip: 3 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SEA
Excellent 10.0

Excellent service and crew

Theres nothing i dont like about Alaska

SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

Arrival in San Francisco from Santa Ana airport at International airport. It was a nightmare for pickup person to citcle SFO arrival arrival terminal 2 to find the paasenger. I took a long time circling the airport many times even though passenger was at the curb site.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.6

- Flight left on time - Good entertainment selection, and you can text from the plane wif too

- Alaska needs more gates maybe. At SFO they always park somewhere and have to get shuttled to or from the plane. - Snack is just two small cookies - I prefer little peanut or trail mix things better. - Tiny plane, only four rows across.

PHX
SEA
Good 7.3

All staff were professional and efficient. I liked how fast it was getting my bag checked.

Didn't care for the net pockets on seat in front of me, my stuff fell out. Guy next to me was really rude and kept bumping me and talking really loud.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Delays for 3h

Fri, Sep 21
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 22m
Fri, Sep 28
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 37m
Trip: 8 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 115 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Delays because of fires , had to wait in line close to 90 minutes but when we finally reached the ticket counter the agent moved took great care of us and we made to Boise only an hour late even with all the delays and confusion . Excellent job , one of the better customer experiences I’ve had flying !

SNA
SFO
Mediocre 3.3

Nothing

After the entire flight was boarded & ready to go the plane had a mechanical issue before take off. Had to sit on the plan for 90 minutes before we were allowed to exit the plane. No other flights available For family of three until 3 days later! Had to demand to be transferred to another airline so my family & I can go home the next morning. Overall stuck in SNA airport for 8 hours. Didn’t get a refund for baggage, instead was given meal vouchers for the airport in the morning. United did provide hotel for the night but nothing special. United staff where nice to make the best of the situation.

SNA
SFO
Excellent 9.0

- Decent complimentary snacks - In-flight entertainment

- Flight was 2.5 hours delayed :\

SNA
SFO
Excellent 10.0

Good

SNA
SFO
Good 6.6

In seat entertainment.

Tight seating with little comfort.

Thu, Sep 27
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
1h 35m
Fri, Sep 28
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
1h 37m
Trip: 2 days
8.3ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.3 Excellent
Based on 26 reviews
Overall
8.6
Boarding
8.6
Comfort
8.3
Crew
8.9
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.9
SNA
SEA
Excellent 10.0

Excellent service and crew

Theres nothing i dont like about Alaska

SNA
SFO
Excellent 8.0

Delays for 3h

DFW
SEA
Okay 5.0

Nothing

boarding and take off timing was good, other than that it was horrible, never flying Alaska airlines again

SEA
STL
Excellent 9.3

Nice

SNA
SFO
Okay 5.0

I liked how fast the flight was

Getting delayed due to whether (out of anyone’s control) but the flight attendants weren’t that professional, one flight attendant snapped at a guest. And the one on the speaker had a hard time forming sentences.

Sat, Nov 3
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
SFO
San Francisco
3h 47m
Sun, Nov 4
SFO
San Francisco
SNA
Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty
3h 56m
$2560
Trip: 2 days
Overall 0.0 Poor
Based on 0 reviews
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