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The cheapest times to fly from MLB to STS are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • July 9th to July 29th
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of November 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 MLB to STS is early December. Prices can be as high as $1124 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $344 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Santa Rosa

Flying from Melbourne, FL (MLB) to Santa Rosa, CA (STS) will usually cost between $474 to $990 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $468. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $927. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $459 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $704 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLB to STS flight.

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

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MLB to STS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLB to STS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Melbourne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 $333 (37%) 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 $564. Return trip prices are from the STS to MLB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MLB to STS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 30 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 MLB to STS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from STS
  • Usually 50.71% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLB to SFO flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from STS
  • Usually 38.28% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLB to SJC flights

Destination alternative #3: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from STS
  • Usually 37.07% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLB to SMF flights

Destination alternative #4: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from STS
  • Usually 28.13% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLB to OAK flights

 

Flight Hacking MLB to STS

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 MLB to STS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MLB > LAX > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $583
  • Average savings: $121 (17.19%)

See MLB to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Diego, CA (MLB > SAN > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $645
  • Average savings: $59 (8.38%)

See MLB to SAN flights

Hack #3: Kansas City, MO (MLB > MCI > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $650
  • Average savings: $54 (7.67%)

See MLB to MCI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLB to STS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport to Melbourne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2514 miles or 4046 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLB to STS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLB to STS flight is about 5 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Melbourne, FL and Santa Rosa, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from MLB to STS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MLB
Origination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.1
Longitude -80.6

Return Airport

Destination code STS
Destination airport name Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport
City Santa Rosa, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -122.8

 

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