The cheapest times to fly from SNA to HKD are

  • January 8th to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
  • September 10th to December 2nd (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 SNA to HKD is early April. Prices can be as high as $2519 for Friday flights during early May, or as low as $967 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Hakodate

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Hakodate (HKD) will usually cost between $978 to $1523 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $1018. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $1724. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $706 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1099 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to HKD flight.

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

SNA to HKD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to HKD flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Ana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Hakodate, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Santa Ana. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $207 (13%) 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 $1104. Return trip prices are from the HKD to SNA 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 SNA to HKD can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 23 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 HKD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: New Chitose Airport (CTS) in Sapporo

  • 82 miles (132 km) away from HKD
  • Usually 2.50% less expensive than HKD
  • 2-layover flights available

See SNA to CTS flights


Flight Hacking SNA to HKD

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 HKD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (SNA > SFO > HKD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1058
  • Average savings: $41 (3.73%)

See SNA to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5227 miles or 8412 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to HKD flight is about 10 hour 23 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SNA to HKD.


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 HKD
Destination airport name Hakodate Airport
City Hakodate
Country Japan
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 140.8


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