The cheapest times to fly from MVY to SNA are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of February 12th)
  • June 18th to August 5th
  • October 22nd to March 18th (except the weeks of October 29th, November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 MVY to SNA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1384 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $418 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Santa Ana

Flying from Martha’s Vineyard, MA (MVY) to Santa Ana, CA (SNA) will usually cost between $593 to $1288 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $644. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $1220. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $576 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $887 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MVY to SNA flight.

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

MVY to SNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MVY to SNA flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Martha’s Vineyard. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, 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 $278 (24%) 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 $807. Return trip prices are from the SNA to MVY 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 MVY 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 41 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 MVY to SNA while comparing.

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

  • 36 miles (58 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 10.77% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MVY to LAX flights

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

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from SNA
  • Usually 6.65% less expensive than SNA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MVY to SAN flights


Flight Hacking MVY 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 MVY to SNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (MVY > BOS > SNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $848
  • Average savings: $39 (4.4%)

See MVY to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Cape Air, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from John Wayne-Orange County Airport to Martha’s Vineyard Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2610 miles or 4200 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MVY to SNA flight is about 5 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Martha’s Vineyard, MA and Santa Ana, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MVY to SNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMVY
Origination airport nameMartha’s Vineyard Airport
CityMartha’s Vineyard, MA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSNA
Destination airport nameJohn Wayne-Orange County Airport
CitySanta Ana, CA
Countrythe United States


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