Users booking trips to San Diego from San Diego found flights 95% cheaper than the average price of flights to San Diego. To find the cheapest price to San Diego from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
In general, May is the cheapest month to fly from United States to San Diego. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $273. If you’re not able to fly to San Diego in May, then January is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to San Diego during January average around $288.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 60 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to San Diego. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $332. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to San Diego outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to San Diego for $48.
The cheapest day to depart from United States to San Diego is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $308. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around $397. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to San Diego.
Our data shows that the cheapest United States to San Diego flights are usually those with departure times at noon. Our users have found flights to San Diego at noon for as low as $262. Try not to purchase tickets in the afternoon because they tend to be around $350. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.
If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to San Diego for January, February, and March. Parks like Old Town San Diego State Historic Park are popular hot spots in those months.
Beaches like La Jolla Cove are most often visited during August, as the weather is usually above 70 degrees fahrenheit with a low chance of rain. Consider visiting Mission Beach during your San Diego visit as well.
San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar Airport, Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport, Palm Springs Airport, Long Beach Municipal Airport or Ontario Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to San Diego.
The cheapest airport near San Diego is typically Long Beach Municipal Airport with an average price of $505/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, United States travel restrictions include travel to San Diego. The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, European Schengen Area, UK, Ireland and Brazil in the past 14 days. US citizens and permanent residents who have passed through or have been in any of the above countries in the past 14 days may still enter the United States, but must arrive at one of the following airports: Atlanta (ATL), Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Dallas, (DFW), Detroit (DTW), Honolulu (HNL), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK or EWR), San Francisco (SFO), Seattle (SEA), and Washington (IAD). US citizens and permanent residents who have passed through or have been in any of the countries named don't have to isolate for two weeks, unless they have had close contact with someone who has COVID-19. If you are planning to travel to San Diego at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.