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The cheapest times to fly from SNA to DTM are

  • October 29th to April 22nd (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, March 19th, and April 2nd)

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 SNA to DTM is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $3796 for Saturday flights during mid May, or as low as $936 for Thursday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Dortmund

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Dortmund (DTM) will usually cost between $936 to $3297 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $979. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $2052. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1073 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1309 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to DTM flight.

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

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SNA to DTM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to DTM flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Ana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DTM, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SNA. 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 $503 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1183. Return trip prices are from the DTM to SNA 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 SNA to DTM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 13 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 SNA to DTM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 42.55% less expensive than DTM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SNA to DUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Brussels National Airport (BRU) in Brussels

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 48.05% less expensive than DTM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SNA to BRU flights

Destination alternative #3: Luxembourg Airport (LUX) in Luxembourg

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 47.98% less expensive than DTM
  • 2-layover flights available

See SNA to LUX flights

Destination alternative #4: Schiphol Airport (AMS) in Amsterdam

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 29.79% less expensive than DTM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SNA to AMS flights

Destination alternative #5: Frankfurt Main Airport (FRA) in Frankfurt

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 26.66% less expensive than DTM
  • 1-layover flights available

See SNA to FRA flights

Destination alternative #6: Paderborn/Lippstadt Airport (PAD) in Paderborn

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from DTM
  • Usually 16.20% less expensive than DTM
  • 2-layover flights available

See SNA to PAD flights

 

Flight Hacking SNA to DTM

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 SNA to DTM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (SNA > STN > DTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $934
  • Average savings: $375 (28.65%)

See SNA to STN flights

Hack #2: Vilnius (SNA > VNO > DTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1073
  • Average savings: $237 (18.07%)

See SNA to VNO flights

Hack #3: Riga (SNA > RIX > DTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1080
  • Average savings: $230 (17.53%)

See SNA to RIX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Eurowings, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5687 miles or 9152 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to DTM flight is about 11 hour 13 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from SNA to DTM.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code DTM
Destination airport name Dortmund Airport
City Dortmund
Country Germany
Latitude 51.5
Longitude 7.6

 

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