Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Beijing (BJS) from $736

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/14. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SAN — BJS
Jun 2 — Jun 91

The best prices from San Diego to Beijing are usually found in March or January, booked 35 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from San Diego to Beijing

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Diego (SAN) to Beijing (BJS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated May 28, 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

March

Round-trip from

$1,340

One-way from

$809
High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop
From San Diego to Beijing (BJS)
One-way flight from San Diego to Beijing (BJS)

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 65%.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 40% by booking at least 36 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from San Diego to Beijing within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,193.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Beijing. Flights to Beijing from San Diego in March are about $1,595 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $1,064.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Beijing (SAN - BJS)?

When flying from San Diego to Beijing, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 38% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap China Airlines flights from San Diego to Beijing

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by China Airlines for the route between San Diego and Beijing. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest China Airlines flights traveling from San Diego to Beijing. Deals update often to give you more flight options matching your criteria
Thu 7/256:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops33h 32mChina Airlines
Thu 8/88:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,527
Wed 7/176:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops25h 27mChina Airlines
Thu 8/158:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops52h 31mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,566
Tue 6/256:30 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops49h 25mChina Airlines
Tue 8/68:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,643
Thu 7/256:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops33h 32mChina Airlines
Wed 8/712:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops36h 21mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,798
Thu 7/256:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops33h 32mChina Airlines
Fri 8/912:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops24h 48mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,832
Fri 7/2611:06 amSAN - PEK
2 stops40h 54mChina Airlines
Wed 8/712:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops36h 21mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,841
Mon 7/226:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops25h 27mChina Airlines
Fri 8/912:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops24h 48mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,865
Tue 6/256:30 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops49h 25mChina Airlines
Tue 8/68:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,872
Fri 7/2611:06 amSAN - PEK
2 stops40h 54mChina Airlines
Thu 8/88:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,875

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from San Diego to Beijing

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Singapore Airlines for the route between San Diego and Beijing. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Singapore Airlines flights traveling from San Diego to Beijing. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Thu 8/86:20 amSAN - PEK
2 stops41h 20mSingapore Airlines
Sun 9/812:05 amPEK - SAN
2 stops32h 24mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,533
Mon 9/28:45 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops43h 30mSingapore Airlines
Sun 9/1512:05 amPEK - SAN
3 stops58h 40mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 5/27$2,211
Wed 7/175:40 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops46h 35mSingapore Airlines
Wed 8/1412:05 amPEK - SAN
2 stops46h 33mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 5/27$2,554

Cheap San Diego to Beijing flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Diego to Beijing specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Prices were last updated on May 28, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Diego to Beijing in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Tue 6/256:30 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops49h 25mChina Airlines
Tue 8/68:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,643
Tue 6/254:26 pmSAN - PEK
3 stops30h 49mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/112:10 amPEK - SAN
3 stops33h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,859
Tue 6/256:30 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops49h 25mChina Airlines
Tue 8/68:20 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops40h 58mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/27$1,872
Tue 6/258:35 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops32h 40mMultiple Airlines
Mon 7/112:10 amPEK - SAN
2 stops32h 07mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,938
Mon 6/2411:22 amSAN - PKX
2 stops31h 13mBritish Airways
Wed 7/1011:20 amPKX - SAN
2 stops48h 57mBritish Airways
Deal found 5/27$1,943
Tue 6/254:26 pmSAN - PEK
3 stops30h 49mMultiple Airlines
Tue 7/21:30 pmPEK - SAN
3 stops35h 32mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,962
Tue 6/2510:52 pmSAN - PKX
2 stops43h 43mBritish Airways
Tue 8/611:20 amPKX - SAN
1 stop45h 50mBritish Airways
Deal found 5/27$1,964
Tue 6/256:15 amSAN - PEK
2 stops44h 45mChina Eastern
Tue 7/27:00 amPEK - SAN
2 stops25h 47mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/28$1,966
Tue 6/256:15 amSAN - PKX
2 stops26h 50mChina Eastern
Tue 7/27:45 amPKX - SAN
2 stops25h 02mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/28$1,966

San Diego to Beijing 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Diego and Beijing in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from San Diego to Beijing in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mon 9/26:15 amSAN - PEK
2 stops44h 45mChina Eastern
Mon 9/167:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops36h 43mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/27$1,261
Mon 9/26:15 amSAN - PKX
2 stops38h 05mChina Eastern
Mon 9/161:55 pmPKX - SAN
2 stops42h 18mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/27$1,261
Wed 8/288:55 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops31h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 10/27:45 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops31h 01mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,262
Thu 8/85:40 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops34h 20mMultiple Airlines
Mon 9/912:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops36h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,275
Tue 8/276:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops49h 27mChina Airlines
Wed 10/212:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops25h 31mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,301
Mon 8/268:55 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Wed 10/212:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops25h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,334
Thu 8/296:28 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops57h 32mChina Airlines
Wed 10/212:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops25h 31mChina Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,340
Fri 8/308:55 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops31h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 10/212:30 pmPEK - SAN
2 stops25h 31mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$1,387
Thu 8/86:15 amSAN - PKX
2 stops26h 50mChina Eastern
Mon 9/97:45 pmPKX - SAN
2 stops36h 28mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/28$1,421

One-way flights to Beijing from San Diego

Search for one-way flight options from San Diego to Beijing. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from San Diego to Beijing. For those needing a return trip from San Diego, there is a search form available above.
Mon 10/147:55 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops31h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$736
Sun 10/136:58 pmSAN - PEK
2 stops26h 37mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$746
Mon 10/148:40 pmSAN - PEK
1 stop27h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$761
Mon 10/147:00 amSAN - PEK
3 stops35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$765
Mon 10/146:15 amSAN - PKX
2 stops38h 05mChina Eastern
Deal found 5/26$809
Sun 10/137:00 amSAN - PEK
3 stops35h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$835
Wed 6/59:25 amSAN - PKX
3 stops38h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$898
Wed 6/56:45 amSAN - PEK
3 stops38h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/28$983
Sun 10/131:05 pmSAN - PEK
1 stop19h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 5/26$1,014

Find flights from San Diego to Beijing within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Diego to Beijing that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$1,261 - $2,503

Route

Depart

Return

Price

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Mon 9/2

2 stops44h 45m

Beijing Capital

Mon 9/16

2 stops36h 43m

$1,261

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Thu 8/8

2 stops34h 20m

Beijing Capital

Mon 9/9

2 stops36h 39m

$1,275

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Thu 7/25

2 stops33h 32m

Beijing Capital

Thu 8/8

2 stops40h 58m

$1,527

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Thu 8/8

2 stops41h 20m

Beijing Capital

Sun 9/8

2 stops32h 24m

$1,533

San DiegoBeijing Daxing Intl

SAN - PKX

SANPKX

San Diego

Mon 6/24

2 stops31h 13m

Beijing Daxing Intl

Wed 7/10

2 stops48h 57m

$1,943

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Wed 7/24

2 stops29h 00m

Beijing Capital

Mon 8/5

2 stops39h 49m

$2,130

San DiegoBeijing Daxing Intl

SAN - PKX

SANPKX

San Diego

Thu 8/8

2 stops35h 23m

Beijing Daxing Intl

Sun 9/8

2 stops33h 15m

$2,332

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Mon 7/22

2 stops24h 30m

Beijing Capital

Tue 8/6

2 stops39h 27m

$2,358

San DiegoBeijing Capital

SAN - PEK

SANPEK

San Diego

Sun 7/28

2 stops36h 00m

Beijing Capital

Sat 8/10

2 stops19h 48m

$2,503

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Deals found on 5/27

When is the best time to book a flight from San Diego to Beijing?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Diego to Beijing. Price data was last updated on May 24, 2024.
The best time to book flights from San Diego to Beijing is 35 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Beijing?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Diego to Beijing. Price data was last updated on May 19, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Diego to Beijing flight should consider departing on Tuesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from San Diego to Beijing

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Temperature and rainfall in Beijing by month

Plan your trip to Beijing by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

BJS

Temperature

26.6 - 78.8 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Beijing

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Beijing. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Beijing. Reviews last updated May 28, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from San Diego to Beijing, see what other customers have to say about China Airlines, Singapore Airlines and Air China. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

8.4
Very good
573 reviews
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

8.3
Very good
899 reviews
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

8.2
Very good
1,424 reviews
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

8.1
Very good
3,919 reviews
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

8.0
Very good
10,476 reviews
8.4
Very good
573 reviews

Crew

8.5

Overall

8.4

Boarding

8.5

Entertainment

7.8

Comfort

8.1

Food

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Flight was delayed, ground crew was not helpful. There’s little communication when boarding. Food was okay. Overall experience was okay.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly from for flights from San Diego to Beijing?

    If you book a flight to Beijing from San Diego, you will be flying from San Diego, which is the city’s only airport. San Diego (SAN) is located 2.6 mi from the center of San Diego. There are 0 flights from San Diego to Beijing per day from 4 different airlines.

  • Can I find flights from San Diego to Beijing for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Beijing for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on China Eastern for just $1,261, but on average you can expect to pay $1,624.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to Beijing is China Eastern. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,261 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are China Airlines and Singapore Airlines, starting at $1,527 and $1,533 round-trip. These flights start at 20% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

    To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with China Eastern, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $809. Qatar Airways flights start at $1,345 while deals on Air China start at $1,418 one-way.

  • What does SAN to PEK mean?

    San Diego Airport is SAN and Beijing Capital Airport is PEK. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Beijing Daxing Intl Airport (PKX) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Beijing that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your San Diego to Beijing flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from San Diego to Beijing with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter San Diego to Beijing flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Beijing that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on San Diego to Beijing flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from San Diego to Beijing?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from San Diego to Beijing.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from San Diego to Beijing?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from San Diego to Beijing by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from San Diego to Beijing that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from San Diego to Beijing offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from San Diego to Beijing?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on San Diego to Beijing flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the San Diego to Beijing flight deals updated?

    The San Diego to Beijing flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/28.

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

  • When is the best time to book a flight from San Diego to Beijing?

    Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Diego to Beijing (average of $1,339). Flying from San Diego to Beijing in June is currently the most expensive (average of $1,883). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to Beijing

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from San Diego to Beijing. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,696,634 searches. Data last updated May 28, 2024.
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China AirlinesCheapest$1,202Average$1,431FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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ANACheapest$1,358Average$1,850FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Air ChinaCheapest$1,546Average$1,879FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%
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Asiana AirlinesCheapest$1,845Average$2,497FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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