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The cheapest times to fly from HNL to SNA are

  • August 6th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 1st and February 19th)

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 HNL to SNA is early September. Prices can be as high as $982 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $343 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Santa Ana

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Santa Ana, CA (SNA) will usually cost between $376 to $730 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $377. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $689. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $494 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to SNA flight.

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

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HNL to SNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to SNA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. 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. Saturdays 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 $117 (20%) 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 $461. Return trip prices are from the SNA to HNL 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 HNL 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 5 hour 38 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 HNL to SNA while comparing.

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

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 11.03% less expensive than SNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to LAX flights

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

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 0.20% less expensive than SNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to SAN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Wayne-Orange County Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2580 miles or 4152 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to SNA flight is about 5 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Santa Ana, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from HNL to SNA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code HNL
Origination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9

Return Airport

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

 

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