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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jun 18, 2019
direct (3h05m)
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Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 10, 2019
direct (3h20m)
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Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 26, 2019
1 stop (12h16m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jun 30, 2019
1 stop (16h08m)
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Delta Air Linesoutbound: Jun 26, 2019
1 stop (19h27m)
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Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jun 30, 2019
direct (5h35m)
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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: May 25, 2019
1 stop (18h57m)
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Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 1, 2019
1 stop (7h09m)
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United Airlinesoutbound: Jun 11, 2019
direct (1h35m)
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United Airlinesreturn: Jun 28, 2019
direct (1h39m)
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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 19, 2019
2 stops (27h08m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Aug 26, 2019
2 stops (12h30m)
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American Airlinesoutbound: Aug 19, 2019
1 stop (8h09m)
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American Airlinesreturn: Aug 26, 2019
1 stop (7h44m)
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Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 2, 2019
1 stop (21h03m)
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Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 11, 2019
1 stop (7h12m)
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American Airlinesoutbound: Jun 2, 2019
1 stop (20h09m)
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Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 11, 2019
1 stop (8h50m)
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United Airlinesoutbound: Jul 4, 2019
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jul 7, 2019
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United Airlinesoutbound: Nov 9, 2019
1 stop (8h03m)
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United Airlinesreturn: Nov 16, 2019
1 stop (10h14m)
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Delta Air Linesoutbound: Jul 11, 2019
1 stop (6h55m)
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Delta Air Linesreturn: Jul 26, 2019
1 stop (9h04m)
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Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jul 11, 2019
direct (5h10m)
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Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 26, 2019
direct (5h)
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American Airlinesoutbound: Jul 11, 2019
1 stop (8h39m)
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American Airlinesreturn: Jul 26, 2019
1 stop (8h)
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Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 6, 2019
direct (5h07m)
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Frontier Airlinesreturn: Aug 12, 2019
direct (4h55m)
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San Diego guide: how to get there, what to see

San Diego city centre
Lindbergh Field (SAN): 4 km from city centre

Flights to San Diego: need to know

Cheap airline tickets to San Diego

Welcome to beautiful San Diego! Just starting to plan your trip? Most flights to San Diego will land at San Diego International Airport (SAN) just outside of the downtown area. Southwest, US Airways, American West, Aeromexico, American, Continental and Delta all serve San Diego.

When to book the cheapest flights to San Diego

San Diego may not have the sun and beach weather like Los Angeles does, but this city certainly enjoys its share of good weather. Think of it as mild Mediterranean. If you’re after the cheapest flights to San Diego, book at least 4-5 months in advance.

  • Peak season: Summer, from July to September.
  • Low season: Springtime tends to be mostly cloudy.
  • Flight duration

    A non-stop flight to San Diego from New York takes 6 hours.

    Experience San Diego: sights, tours and activities

    San Diego is definitely the more relaxed and calmer version of its sister Los Angeles further north. With great beaches and top attractions like the San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld, what more could you want under the Californian sun?

    Essentials in San Diego

    Balboa Park: Think of this place as the heart of San Diego. Its campus of museums, parks, gardens, arboretums, neo-classical Spanish architecture and more will definitely give you something to write home about. The famous San Diego Zoo is also located here, with over 100 acres of displays.

    SeaWorld: There is one big fellow here that deserves a hello and that’s Shamu, probably the most famous killer whale in the world. SeaWorld opened here in 1964 and you can easily spend an entire day here playing with dolphins, feeding the sea lions and giving Shamu a high-five.

    La Jolla: Welcome to upscale San Diego! This beach neighborhood is home to the University of California’s San Diego campus and some pretty gorgeous scenery. Don’t miss the Birch Aquarium at Scripps and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

    Visit www.sandiego.org for more info.

    Hotels and accommodation in San Diego

    San Diego’s hotels come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges. Downtown, Coronado and Ocean Beach have some luxurious beachside resorts if you’re looking to splurge. For longer stays, why not try a beach cottage or vacation rental?

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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 12, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Aug 19, 2019
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: May 22, 2019
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    Frontier Airlinesreturn: May 25, 2019
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Jun 14, 2019
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    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jun 16, 2019
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    United Airlinesoutbound: Jun 11, 2019
    direct (1h35m)
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    United Airlinesreturn: Jun 28, 2019
    direct (1h39m)
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    United Airlinesoutbound: Nov 16, 2019
    1 stop (7h45m)
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    United Airlinesreturn: Nov 26, 2019
    1 stop (7h25m)
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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jul 12, 2019
    direct (2h50m)
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    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 15, 2019
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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jun 17, 2019
    direct (1h35m)
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    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jun 24, 2019
    direct (1h40m)
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    United Airlinesoutbound: Sep 18, 2019
    1 stop (4h)
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    American Airlinesreturn: Sep 22, 2019
    direct (1h21m)
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    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 11, 2019
    1 stop (6h)
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    Southwest Airlinesreturn: Jun 28, 2019
    direct (1h20m)
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Jun 3, 2019
    1 stop (14h29m)
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    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Jun 6, 2019
    1 stop (15h15m)
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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jun 18, 2019
    direct (3h05m)
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    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Jul 10, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 17, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 24, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 2, 2019
    1 stop (21h03m)
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    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 11, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesoutbound: Jun 23, 2019
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    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jul 2, 2019
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    Alaska Airlinesoutbound: Jul 29, 2019
    direct (3h50m)
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    Alaska Airlinesreturn: Aug 3, 2019
    direct (3h45m)
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Aug 19, 2019
    2 stops (27h08m)
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    Frontier Airlinesreturn: Aug 26, 2019
    2 stops (12h30m)
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    American Airlinesoutbound: Apr 10, 2020
    1 stop (7h23m)
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    American Airlinesreturn: Apr 12, 2020
    1 stop (8h02m)
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    United Airlinesoutbound: May 26, 2019
    1 stop (7h40m)
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    United Airlinesreturn: May 29, 2019
    1 stop (6h47m)
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    Frontier Airlinesoutbound: Jun 21, 2019
    1 stop (14h56m)
    Frontier Airlines
    Spirit Airlinesreturn: Jun 25, 2019
    1 stop (8h22m)
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    Southwest Airlinesoutbound: Jun 24, 2019
    direct (1h45m)
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    Delta Air Linesreturn: Jun 30, 2019
    direct (2h03m)
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