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The cheapest times to fly from DEL to SNA are

  • January 15th to April 29th
  • May 14th to May 27th
  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)
  • October 22nd to November 25th (except the week of October 29th)

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 DEL to SNA is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1749 for Sunday flights during mid August, or as low as $870 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.

 

When to Fly to Santa Ana

Flying from Delhi (DEL) to Santa Ana, CA (SNA) will usually cost between $1099 to $1594 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1121. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1605. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $483 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1263 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEL to SNA flight.

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

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DEL to SNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEL to SNA flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from New Delhi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Santa Ana, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to New Delhi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $125 (9%) 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 $1229. Return trip prices are from the SNA to DEL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DEL to SNA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from DEL to SNA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 23.79% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 8.27% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to SAN flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 2.26% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) in Palm Springs, CA

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 1.58% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to PSP flights

 

Flight Hacking DEL to SNA

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 DEL to SNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Moscow (DEL > DME > SNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $904
  • Average savings: $359 (28.42%)

See DEL to SVO flights

Hack #2: Moscow (DEL > SVO > SNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1020
  • Average savings: $244 (19.28%)

See DEL to DME flights

Hack #3: Copenhagen (DEL > CPH > SNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1036
  • Average savings: $228 (18.01%)

See DEL to CPH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Wayne-Orange County Airport to Indira Gandhi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8025 miles or 12915 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEL to SNA flight is about 15 hour 26 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from DEL to SNA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDEL
Origination airport nameIndira Gandhi International Airport
CityDelhi
CountryIndia
Latitude28.6
Longitude77.1

Return Airport

Destination codeSNA
Destination airport nameJohn Wayne-Orange County Airport
CitySanta Ana, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.7
Longitude-117.9

 

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