The cheapest times to fly from SNA to BSB are

  • early February
  • March 5th to June 10th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SNA to BSB is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $3119 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $880 for Tuesday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Brasilia

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Brasilia (BSB) will usually cost between $960 to $1815 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $1010. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1933. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $923 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1130 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to BSB flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SNA to BSB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SNA to BSB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to BSB flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Ana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $168 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1124. Return trip prices are from the BSB to SNA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SNA to BSB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 18 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SNA to BSB

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SNA to BSB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (SNA > LAS > BSB)

  • Price for both tickets: $958
  • Average savings: $172 (15.22%)

See SNA to LAS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SNA > LGA > BSB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1008
  • Average savings: $122 (10.8%)

See SNA to LGA flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SNA > JFK > BSB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1021
  • Average savings: $109 (9.65%)

See SNA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SNA to BSB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Azul, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport to John Wayne-Orange County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5730 miles or 9222 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SNA to BSB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to BSB flight is about 11 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Ana, CA and Brasilia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from SNA to BSB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SNA
Origination airport name John Wayne-Orange County Airport
City Santa Ana, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.7
Longitude -117.9

Return Airport

Destination code BSB
Destination airport name Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport
City Brasilia
Country Brazil
Latitude -15.9
Longitude -47.9


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