Book Cheap Flight Tickets from Santa Ana (SNA/LAX) to San Jose (SJC)

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San Jose is one of the busiest domestic routes from Santa Ana, so bagging affordable plane tickets on this route can be a cumbersome process. Whether you have a last-minute meeting schedule or traveling for leisure, you will want to save some dollars to spend when you arrive in Los Angeles. From entertainment options and television studios to fascinating museums and incredible vistas, cheap flights from Chicago to Los Angeles provide a respite.

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About Santa Ana

Settled on the Santa Ana River just ten miles from the Pacific Coast, Santa Ana is a delightful city with warm summer and mild winters. The city offers plenty of outdoor opportunities for its visitors and is the main revenue source for the locals. The downtown area is renowned as the arts and entertainment hub of the region.

About San Jose

Renowned as the Capital of Silicon Valley, San is the oldest city in California and brings a diverse blend of cultures and religions to the area. The city is famous for its beautiful vistas with many lovely parks and gardens. The city also houses many tech parks, performing venues, and museums. Mexican Heritage Plaza, the Japanese Friendship Garden (JFG), and the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum are the major attractions here.

Cheap Flights from Santa Ana to San Jose

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Frontier Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
17:24

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
18:25
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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Frontier Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
05:30

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
06:28
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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Frontier Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
07:15

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
08:12
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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Frontier Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
08:27

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
10:04
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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Frontier Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
20:57

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
22:35
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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United Airlines
August 03, 2021
LAX
22:43

Los Angeles International Airport

depart
23:59
SFO

San Francisco International Airport

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All fares above were last found on: Apr 14, 2022. Fares are round trip. Fares incl. all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees. Displayed fares are based on historical data, are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed at the time of booking. See all booking terms and conditions.

FAQs on Santa Ana to San Jose Flights

Which airlines fly directly from Santa Ana to San Jose?

The airlines offering direct flights between Santa Ana and San Jose are:

  • Alaska Airlines
  • American Eagle
  • Delta Connection
  • Southwest Airlines
I’m booking a non-stop flight to San Jose from Santa Ana, California. Which airport do I choose?

Santa Ana is served by two airports, both of which offer non-stop flights to San Jose. You can choose between the two airports depending upon the travel time to the airport, the departure time, and the airfare. The airports are:

  • John Wayne Airport (SNA), about 6 miles south of downtown Santa Ana.
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), 35 miles northwest of downtown Santa Ana.
 

A non-stop flight from SNA/LAX will land at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, California. The airport is about 4 miles west of downtown San Jose.

 

There are two other airports near San Jose that you may consider, depending on the travel time to the airport, the departure time, and the airfare. The airports are:

  • Oakland International Airport (OAK) - Located in Oakland, about 35 miles north-northwest of Downtown San Jose.
  • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) - Located in San Francisco, about 37 miles west-northwest of Downtown San Jose.
What is the flight duration between Santa Ana and San Jose?
The flight distance between John Wayne Airport (SNA) and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) is 342 miles (297 nautical miles). On average, it takes 1 hour and 20 minutes to reach San Jose from Santa Ana, California.
Which airline has the least delayed flights to San Jose from Santa Ana?
Alaska Airlines has the least number of delayed flights to San Jose from Santa Ana, followed by Southwest Airlines.
Which is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Santa Ana to San Jose?
The cheapest days to fly to San Jose are Tuesday and Wednesday, as airfares are low during the mid-week. Flights are pricier during the weekends, with Friday and Sunday being the most expensive days to fly to San Jose.
Do I need to pay any fees or charges for canceling my flight from SNA/LAX to SJC?
Most airlines have waived their cancellation and penalty fees since the pandemic. However, whether you incur a cancellation fee depends on your airline, route, and airfare. Please check the cancelation policy of the airline or contact our customer support team for more information.
Do airlines offer sleeping areas to passengers traveling from Santa Ana to San Jose?
There is no dedicated area for passengers to sleep while traveling from Santa Ana. Most airlines offer lounges for their passengers at both airports where they can relax and enjoy complimentary meals. Also, airports furnish recliner chairs and pre-installed seats in the concourse area, where passengers can sit and rest.
Am I allowed to carry food/eatables on my flight to San Jose?
As per the TSA rules, you may carry food/eatables in your carry-on or checked baggage as long as it is solid and well packed. However, you cannot hold liquid, semi-liquid, or gel items on a flight to San Jose.
What is the baggage allowance on a flight to San Jose?

You can check in one piece of baggage and carry one in the cabin as per the standard for domestic flights in the USA. 

  • The dimensions (length + width + height) of the checked baggage should be less than 62 inches (158 cm), and the weight must not exceed 50 pounds (23 kg). 
  • The carry-on weight cannot exceed 18 pounds (8 kg), and its dimensions must be compatible with fitting in the overhead cabin or beneath the seat.
 

Usually, the baggage allowance varies with the airline and travel class. Please check with the airlines or our travel agents before booking.

I lost my baggage during my flight to San Jose from Santa Ana. How can I recover it?
Contact the airline immediately if you cannot find your baggage after a flight. Airlines are responsible for any lost, damaged, or delayed baggage during a flight. The airline will compensate you for the luggage and its content if it is lost during a flight. Check the airline and government policies or Contact our travel experts for more information.
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