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Fares from $26 One Way, $51 Round Trip from San Francisco to Orange County

Prices starting at $51 for return flights and $26 for one-way flights to Orange County were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from San Francisco to Orange County - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Francisco to Orange County?

Yes, there are two airlines that offer nonstop flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne). Hunt for a bargain fare and reserve your favorite seat with Alaska Airlines or United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from San Francisco to Orange County?

Leave that binge-watching for another day, because the journey from San Francisco to Orange County can take as little as 1 hour and 32 minutes.

What airlines fly from San Francisco to Orange County most frequently?

Check out Alaska Airlines (AS). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne). It operates 166 services on this route each month and is a favorite with passengers. United Airlines (UA) also travels from San Francisco to Orange County. It's another reliable choice and offers 124 flights each month.

Route Information for Flights from San Francisco to Orange County

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeQLA
Distance337 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesJAL, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, El Al, Qantas, Southwest Airlines, Korean Air, WestJet, Air China LTD, Singapore Airlines, American Airlines, KLM, Qatar Airways, Austrian, Air France, Copa Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Virgin Australia, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, SA AVIANCA, China Southern Airlines, Finnair, ANA, Air Tahiti Nui, Lufthansa, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival3:39PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:12AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 26, 2020

It was a good flight experience.

Dec 20, 2019

Nice friendly crew members, nice landed at SNA which is one of hardest to land in the nation.

Oct 15, 2019

Burbank is convenient but a dump.

Oct 6, 2019

Great value

Aug 4, 2019

Bad WiFi or rather no wifi

Jul 27, 2019

They forced me to check my bag and there was TONS of free overhead space once i got on the plane that went unused. That was unnecessary.

Feb 9, 2019

Loved the Alaska experience!

Jan 23, 2019

Exceptionally helpful with boarding and deplaning due to a handicap.

Dec 18, 2018

Only thing I didn't like is that I had to pay $30.00 each way for my very small suitcase to be checked in because it had an aerosol container in it. Somehow this needs to be written out in big bold lettering online when one is getting their ticket.

Nov 14, 2018

Good and time

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San Francisco International Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport (Highway 101 near the junction of Highway 380) is the primary commercial passenger airport serving San Francisco and the surrounding areas. The airport hosts most international and domestic airlines offering cheap flights from San Francisco. You can also use Orbitz.com to book an alternate flight out of Oakland International Airport (1 Oakland Drive, Oakland) or San Jose International Airport (2065 Airport Boulevard, San Jose).

Parking at San Francisco International Airport

San Francisco International's parking garages are a 10-minute walk or less from the gates, and there is free shuttle service from the long-term lots. Parking costs anywhere from $18 to $38 per day, depending on the option you choose. If you've used Orbitz.com to book your discount flights, you may have saved enough to justify spending the extra money to use the airport's valet parking service.

Ground Transportation Information

A taxi, limousine or shared-ride van to the airport will cost anywhere from $17 to $40. Factor in plenty of extra travel time for the 13-mile ride, as rush-hour traffic can be brutal. You can also use the public BART system or the SamTrans public bus service, both of which will cost you less than $10. Don't forget to use Orbitz.com before you leave to book a rental car in your destination city.

Restaurant Options at the Airport

The San Francisco airport has roughly 50 eateries where you can grab a coffee or have a light meal. Most of the restaurants and cafes are located within the terminals past the security checkpoint, but there are a few restaurants before you reach the security gates. Have a great flight to your final destination, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com the next time you're looking for cheap flights from San Francisco.

John Wayne Airport

If you're looking for flights to Orange County, Orbitz.com can find you a flight that fits your budget. The John Wayne Airport, located on Airway Avenue, is 14 miles from downtown Anaheim. Eleven airlines service the airport, including AirTran Airways, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines. You don't need a professional travel agent to plan your trip; Orbitz.com searches the flights available on your travel date to find you one that fits your travel needs and budget.

Transportation From the Airport

The Orange County Transit Authority operates buses that service the airport. Bus fare costs $1.50. The Disneyland Resort Express is a complimentary shuttle service that transports guests staying at one of the Disneyland Resorts to and from the airport. Taxicabs also service the airport. The cabs operate on metered fares. The service costs $2.95 for the first quarter mile and $.65 for each additional quarter mile. If you want to have your own transportation, Orbitz.com can book you a rental car. The airport has on-site rental car services. You pick up your vehicle in the lower level of Terminals A and B.

Orange County Weather

The weather in Orange County makes it a year-round tourist destination. The highest temperatures fall in July and average 82 degrees Fahrenheit. January is the coldest month, with temperatures averaging around 45 degrees Fahrenheit. If you use Orbitz.com to plan your trip in the spring or fall, you'll avoid the county's peak tourist season and save money.

Highlights and Attractions

Orange County is home to Disneyland, Disney's California Adventure, Adventure City and Knott's Berry Farm. The amusement parks and the beaches make the county an ideal place for a family vacation. Orbitz.com does more than book flights to Orange County. You can also use the website to purchase your amusement park tickets.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.