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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Santa Ana, CA (SNA)

Flight distance from Indianapolis to Santa Ana (Indianapolis International Airport – Orange County John Wayne Airport) is 1792 miles / 2884 kilometers / 1557 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Indianapolis (IND) to Santa Ana (SNA) is 2054 miles / 3306 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 2 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Indianapolis to Santa Ana.

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA).

How far is Santa Ana from Indianapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Indianapolis and Santa Ana. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1792.071 miles
  • 2884.058 kilometers
  • 1557.267 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1788.349 miles
  • 2878.069 kilometers
  • 1554.033 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

B Orange County John Wayne Airport
City: Santa Ana, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SNA
ICAO Code: KSNA
Coordinates: 33°40′32″N, 117°52′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Indianapolis and Santa Ana is 3 hours. Santa Ana is 3 hours behind Indianapolis.

Time Difference

Indianapolis, IN

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Santa Ana, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 199 kg (440 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → Santa Ana (SNA).

Distance:
1792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1792

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