The cheapest times to fly from SNA to SUB are

  • January 8th to May 27th (except the weeks of January 15th, April 2nd, and May 7th)
  • October 8th to December 9th

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 SUB is mid May. Prices can be as high as $3386 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $939 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Surabaya

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Surabaya (SUB) will usually cost between $1020 to $1900 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1048. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1962. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $914 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1204 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to SUB flight.

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

SNA to SUB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to SUB 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 depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $162 (12%) 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 $1211. Return trip prices are from the SUB 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 SUB 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 42 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SNA to SUB

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 SUB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (SNA > SIN > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $933
  • Average savings: $271 (22.48%)

See SNA to SIN flights

Hack #2: Jakarta (SNA > CGK > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $973
  • Average savings: $231 (19.19%)

See SNA to CGK flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (SNA > HKG > SUB)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $172 (14.29%)

See SNA to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, ANA, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Delta, Garuda Indonesia, JAL, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8737 miles or 14061 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to SUB flight is about 16 hour 42 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from SNA to SUB.


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 SUB
Destination airport name Juanda Airport
City Surabaya
Country Indonesia
Latitude -7.4
Longitude 112.8


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