Cheap flights from San Diego to Dallas (SAN - DFW)

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

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to DFW flight in 2021: compare San Diego to Dallas flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dallas.
SAN - A78
Price
$134 - $298
A78
Temperature
46.4 - 86 °F
A78
Precipitation
1.9 - 4.9 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$134

From San Diego to Dallas

One-way from

$49

One-way flight from San Diego to Dallas

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 Dallas?

Flights from San Diego to Dallas lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Dallas in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at $77.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Dallas, book at least 57 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 15% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $224 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $257.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Dallas (SAN - A78)?

When flying from San Diego to Dallas, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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

The best prices found for SAN to DFW flights for October, November
4 Nov - 9 Nov
$84pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$88pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
28 Oct - 6 Nov
$90pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Dallas 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dallas from San Diego found for this year
1 Dec - 7 Dec
$83pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Nov - 9 Nov
$84pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$88pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to Dallas from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Dallas direct flight deals
4 Nov - 9 Nov
$84pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
9 Nov - 16 Nov
$88pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
18 Nov - 25 Nov
$104pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Dallas

Late deals on round-trip flights to Dallas from San Diego, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 6 Nov
$90pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
28 Oct - 2 Nov
$93pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
27 Oct - 28 Oct
$104pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Dallas from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Dallas
4:00 am - 9:09 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 09m
SAN - DFW
American Airlines
8:51 am - 7:50 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
8h 59m
SAN - DFW
Multiple Airlines
$80
Kiwi.com
7:56 am - 1:00 pm
Frontier
Nonstop
3h 04m
SAN - DFW
Frontier
$84
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Diego</span> to <span class="emphasized">Dallas</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Dallas

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

San Diego (SAN), located 2.6 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from San Diego to Dallas. 8 airlines have flights from San Diego to Dallas on a regular basis. Booking flights from San Diego to Dallas should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 25 outbound flights to Dallas per day.

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

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Alaska 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 Dallas for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Dallas for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $83, but on average you can expect to pay $102.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Dallas for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Dallas under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Dallas is less than $129.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Dallas for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Dallas within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from San Diego to Dallas?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from San Diego to Dallas on average per day?

Per day, 15 flights depart from San Diego to Dallas on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 27% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 73% of flight departures

How long is the flight from San Diego to Dallas?

Frontier and Spirit Airlines can get you from San Diego to Dallas in just under 6h 09m. Your travel time can differ by up to 1h 30m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1174 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Frontier, at $83, was found to be the cheapest airline from San Diego to Dallas. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Spirit Airlines. You may be able to fly from San Diego to Dallas for 60% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Diego to Dallas are Spirit Airlines ($36), Frontier ($44), and American Airlines ($49).

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

Before booking your flight from San Diego to Dallas check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Dallas?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Dallas is $71. On average you can expect to pay $577. The most popular route, (San Diego - Dallas/Fort Worth), can usually be booked for $106.

What are the most reliable airlines from San Diego to Dallas?

Consider Japan Airlines (91%), Frontier (86%) or Gulf Air (84%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from San Diego to Dallas.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Dallas, TX

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

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Dallas within the United States

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

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

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

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

Returning to San Diego from Dallas

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

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

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Dallas

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

Destination information for Dallas

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Dallas.
Flight duration from SAN to Dallas
3h 09m
Average temperature for October in Dallas
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Dallas
4.6 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Dallas

Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Top 6 airlines flying from San Diego to Dallas

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Dallas 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
Alaska Airlines
$88 $231 No cancel fee 75%
Frontier
$89 $216 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$91 $202 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$97 $310 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$101 $395 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$110 $218 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Dallas

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego towards Dallas.
Morning 6 AM to noon 62% of SAN to DFW departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 19% of SAN to DFW departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 19% of SAN to DFW departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SAN to DFW departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Diego to Dallas
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Dallas.
Sunday
24 daily flights
Monday
29 daily flights
Tuesday
32 daily flights
Wednesday
23 daily flights
Thursday
25 daily flights
Friday
21 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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