Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Amsterdam (AMS)

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The best prices from San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol are usually found in March or February, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Amsterdam (AMS)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to AMS flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Amsterdam flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Amsterdam.
SAN - AMS
Price
$631 - $1,310
AMS
Temperature
35.6 - 60.8 °F
AMS
Precipitation
1.2 - 3.9 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$631

From San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol

One-way from

$613

One-way flight from San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Amsterdam?

March can be a great time to fly to Amsterdam from San Diego with a flight ticket averaging about $913. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $536. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Amsterdam (SAN - AMS)?

It’s typically best to fly out from San Diego to Amsterdam in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 35% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Amsterdam?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 55 days in advance, which can save you up to 46% on flights from San Diego to Amsterdam compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 55 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $890. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,153.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Amsterdam?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Amsterdam in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SAN to AMS flights for October, November
26 Nov - 2 Dec
$563pp
SAN
San Diego
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 17 Nov
$564pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Icelandair
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
18 Nov - 30 Nov
$566pp
SAN
San Diego
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Amsterdam 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Amsterdam from San Diego found for this year
26 Nov - 2 Dec
$563pp
SAN
San Diego
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Nov - 17 Nov
$564pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
Icelandair
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
18 Nov - 30 Nov
$566pp
SAN
San Diego
KLM
 
1 STOP
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
AMS
Amsterdam Schiphol
KLM
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Schiphol from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Amsterdam
10:12 am - 3:15 am
Aeromexico
1 Stop
32h 03m
SAN - AMS
Aeromexico
$613
Kissandfly.com
2:10 am - 4:00 am
Virgin Atlantic
1 Stop
16h 50m
SAN - AMS
Virgin Atlantic
$627
iWofly
6:38 am - 5:55 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
14h 17m
SAN - AMS
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Amsterdam

Which airlines flying from San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Lufthansa, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Amsterdam for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Amsterdam for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Atlantic for just $382, but on average you can expect to pay $542.

How popular is this San Diego to Amsterdam flight route?

The San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol flight path was viewed by 23 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Diego to Amsterdam round-trip?

According to our current data, Virgin Atlantic ($382), Air Canada ($540), and United Airlines ($558) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Amsterdam. Virgin Atlantic is 58% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Amsterdam one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $367 on Virgin Atlantic. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Aeromexico from $613 and British Airways from $721 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Amsterdam?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Amsterdam.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Amsterdam?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Amsterdam is $462. On average you can expect to pay $2,058. The most popular route, (San Diego - Amsterdam Schiphol), can usually be booked for $382.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Amsterdam, Netherlands

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Amsterdam from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol

Most visitors from San Diego need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Amsterdam Schiphol.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 for rt-pcr (naat) and 24 antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Amsterdam Schiphol.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Amsterdam Schiphol.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - All travelers aged 13 years and older are required to fill out a health declaration before departure to the Netherlands.

Quarantine Form - Travelers from Philippines, Afghanistan, Anguilla, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Botswana, Brazil, Costa Rica, Cuba, Eswatini, Fiji, French Polynesia, Georgia, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kosovo, Lesotho, Malaysia, Martinique, Mongolia, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nepal, North Macedonia, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Serbia, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Thailand, U.S. Virgin Islands, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela are required to fill out a quarantine declaration form before departure to the Netherlands.

COVID-19 Access Pass - Travelers are required to present a COVID-19 access pass to enter restaurants, bars, concerts, cinemas, etc. Travelers may download the CoronaCheck app and use it as a COVID-19 access pass after uploading documents on it such as a negative COVID-19 test result, proof of vaccination, or proof of recovery. This requirement does not apply to travelers under the age of 13.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from Amsterdam?

Returning to San Diego from Amsterdam Schiphol

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Amsterdam Schiphol must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Amsterdam Schiphol are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Amsterdam

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Amsterdam

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Amsterdam.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = €0.87
Average temperature for October in Amsterdam
57.2 °F

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Amsterdam

Top 10 airlines flying from San Diego to Amsterdam Schiphol

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Amsterdam choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$467 $996 No cancel fee 69%
KLM
$482 $1,131 No cancel fee 75%
British Airways
$486 $823 No cancel fee 70%
American Airlines
$507 $968 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$544 $1,099 No cancel fee 67%
Lufthansa
$611 $1,079 No cancel fee 76%
SWISS
$626 $810 No cancel fee 79%
Delta
$671 $1,431 No cancel fee N/A
SAS
$1,052 $1,239 No cancel fee 77%
Icelandair
$1,185 $1,949 No cancel fee 76%
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