The cheapest times to fly from SNA to TMP are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 2nd to May 27th
  • August 20th to November 18th

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 TMP is late April. Prices can be as high as $4390 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $745 for Tuesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Tampere

Flying from Santa Ana, CA (SNA) to Tampere (TMP) will usually cost between $750 to $2458 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $781. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2501. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1720 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $998 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SNA to TMP flight.

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

SNA to TMP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SNA to TMP flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Santa Ana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TMP, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into SNA. 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 $586 (34%) 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 $949. Return trip prices are from the TMP 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 TMP 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 55 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 TMP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Helsinki Vantaa Airport (HEL) in Helsinki

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from TMP
  • Usually 29.22% less expensive than TMP
  • 1-layover flights available

See SNA to HEL flights

Destination alternative #2: Lennart Meri Tallinn Airport (TLL) in Tallinn

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from TMP
  • Usually 23.91% less expensive than TMP
  • 2-layover flights available

See SNA to TLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Turku Airport (TKU) in Turku

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from TMP
  • Usually 9.27% less expensive than TMP
  • 2-layover flights available

See SNA to TKU flights


Flight Hacking SNA to TMP

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 TMP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (SNA > ARN > TMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $736
  • Average savings: $262 (26.22%)

See SNA to ARN flights

Hack #2: Helsinki (SNA > HEL > TMP)

  • Price for both tickets: $816
  • Average savings: $181 (18.16%)

See SNA to HEL flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $888
  • Average savings: $110 (10.98%)

See SNA to RIX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Finnair, Iberia, SAS, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5519 miles or 8882 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SNA to TMP flight is about 10 hour 55 minutes.

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

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


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 TMP
Destination airport name Tampere-Pirkkala Airport
City Tampere
Country Finland
Latitude 61.4
Longitude 23.6


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