The cheapest times to fly from SNA to NAG are

  • January 15th to April 1st (except the weeks of February 19th and March 5th)
  • April 16th to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 3rd to October 7th

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 NAG is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $4746 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $948 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Nagpur

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Nagpur (NAG) will usually cost between $956 to $2083 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $993. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $2244. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1251 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1176 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to NAG flight.

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

SNA to NAG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to NAG 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 $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to NAG, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SNA. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nagpur, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Santa Ana. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $308 (18%) 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 $1138. Return trip prices are from the NAG 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 NAG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 16 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SNA to NAG

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 NAG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (SNA > BOM > NAG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1109
  • Average savings: $67 (5.7%)

See SNA to BOM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar International Airport to John Wayne-Orange County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8490 miles or 13663 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to NAG flight is about 16 hour 16 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from SNA to NAG.


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 NAG
Destination airport name Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar International Airport
City Nagpur
Country India
Latitude 21.1
Longitude 79


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