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The cheapest times to fly from SUN to STS are

  • June 4th to July 22nd
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 24th to March 11th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 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 SUN to STS is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $969 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $323 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.

 

When to Fly to Santa Rosa

Flying from Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID (SUN) to Santa Rosa, CA (STS) will usually cost between $405 to $867 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 $464. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $833. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $656 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SUN to STS flight.

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

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SUN to STS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SUN to STS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Sun Valley. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.73, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STS, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into SUN. Sundays 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 $144 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $596. Return trip prices are from the STS to SUN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SUN to STS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 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 SUN to STS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from STS
  • Usually 47.26% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SUN to SMF flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from STS
  • Usually 45.43% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SUN to SJC flights

Destination alternative #3: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from STS
  • Usually 44.21% less expensive than STS
  • 1-layover flights available

See SUN to OAK flights

Destination alternative #4: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from STS
  • Usually 39.82% less expensive than STS
  • Nonstop flights available

See SUN to SFO flights

 

Flight Hacking SUN to STS

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 SUN to STS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (SUN > SEA > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $99 (15.09%)

See SUN to SEA flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (SUN > LAX > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $566
  • Average savings: $90 (13.72%)

See SUN to LAX flights

Hack #3: Salt Lake City, UT (SUN > SLC > STS)

  • Price for both tickets: $573
  • Average savings: $83 (12.61%)

See SUN to SLC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SUN to STS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport to Friedman Memorial Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 562 miles or 904 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SUN to STS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SUN to STS flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID and Santa Rosa, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from SUN to STS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code SUN
Origination airport name Friedman Memorial Airport
City Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 43.5
Longitude -114.3

Return Airport

Destination code STS
Destination airport name Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport
City Santa Rosa, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -122.8

 

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