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

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

To save up to 14% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Diego to Australia from $1,179 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,248 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Australia?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Australia from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $1,017 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $635. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Australia in January, February 2021

8 Feb - 15 Feb
$4,984pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
14 Feb - 24 Mar
$5,039pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
14 Feb - 24 Mar
$5,135pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Australia 2021 flight deals

20 Aug - 4 Sep
$859pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
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San Diego
1 Sep - 21 Sep
$866pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
MEL
Melbourne
Japan Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
20 Aug - 4 Sep
$871pp
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San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Australia

31 Jan - 7 Feb
$6,140pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
5 Feb - 12 Feb
$10,086pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
31 Jan - 7 Feb
$13,935pp
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Australia from San Diego

11:25 am - 8:20 am
Singapore Airlines
2 Stops
48h 55m
SAN - SYD
Singapore Airlines
$5,195
CheapFlights
8:15 am - 4:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 45m
SAN - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$11,196
KAYAK
1:48 pm - 4:05 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
19h 17m
SAN - SYD
United Airlines
$15,344
United

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Australia

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to Australia due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Diego and Australia for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Diego to Australia to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Diego to Australia include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and United Airlines flying from San Diego to Australia have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Australia for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Australia for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Japan Airlines for just $974, but on average you can expect to pay $1,546.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Australia for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to Australia, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Australia for under $6,200?

There are currently 5+ open flights from San Diego to Australia within the next 7 days for less than $6,200.

How popular is this flight route?

The San Diego to Australia flight path was viewed by 81 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

When booking a flight from San Diego to Australia, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from San Diego to Australia?

The most popular flight routes from San Diego to Australia are San Diego - Sydney Kingsford Smith, San Diego - Brisbane and San Diego - Melbourne.

What are the cheapest Flights from San Diego to Australia?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $430. While the most popular route (San Diego - Sydney Kingsford Smith) can be booked for $1,015 on average our data indicates $1,942 when flying from San Diego to Australia

How long is the flight from San Diego to Australia?

There are many flights that can get you from San Diego to Australia in 17h 35m. Fly via United Airlines, Air Canada, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to Australia is Japan Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $974 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $2,407.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,956. Check flights for Singapore Airlines, as they currently have the next best price.

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Airports servicing San Diego

Top 8 airlines flying from San Diego to Australia

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Hawaiian Airlines
$419 $1,004 No cancel fee 85%
Virgin Australia
$702 $1,042 No cancel fee 80%
Air New Zealand
$743 $1,056 No cancel fee 78%
United Airlines
$595 $1,086 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$773 $1,163 No cancel fee 67%
Qantas Airways
$681 $1,176 No cancel fee 74%
Delta
$790 $1,230 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$548 $1,427 No cancel fee 71%
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