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The cheapest times to fly from IND to SNA are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • early December

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 IND to SNA is early November. Prices can be as high as $883 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $274 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Santa Ana

Flying from Indianapolis, IN (IND) to Santa Ana, CA (SNA) will usually cost between $315 to $630 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $320. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $528. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $208 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IND to SNA flight.

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

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IND to SNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IND to SNA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Indianapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $145 (30%) 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 $345. Return trip prices are from the SNA to IND 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 IND 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 4 hour 12 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 IND to SNA while comparing.

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

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 28.21% less expensive than SNA
  • Nonstop flights available

See IND to LAX flights

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

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 16.04% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to SAN flights

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

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 5.61% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 30 miles (48 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 0.40% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to ONT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IND 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, Frontier, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1788 miles or 2877 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IND to SNA flight is about 4 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Indianapolis, IN and Santa Ana, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from IND to SNA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code IND
Origination airport name Indianapolis International Airport
City Indianapolis, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 39.7
Longitude -86.3

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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