Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Durham

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The best prices from San Diego to Durham are usually found in January or October, booked 39 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to RDU flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Durham flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durham.
SAN - DU8
Price
$273 - $698
DU8
Temperature
39.2 - 78.8 °F
DU8
Rainfall
3 - 4.6 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 35% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$273

From San Diego to Durham

One-way from

$80

One-way flight from San Diego to Durham

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from San Diego to Durham?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 40 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 Durham from $468 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $474 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Durham (SAN - DU8)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from San Diego to Durham as you normally would.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Durham from San Diego average $453. You can even find prices in January for less than $453, as users have found deals to Durham from as low as $131. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Durham from San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 54%.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Durham in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SAN to Durham flights for August, September
25 Aug - 29 Aug
$159pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Sep - 5 Sep
$161pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$163pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Durham 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durham from San Diego found for this year
25 Aug - 29 Aug
$159pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Sep - 5 Sep
$161pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$163pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Cheap Frontier flights from San Diego to Durham

25 Aug - 29 Aug
$159pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
3 Sep - 5 Sep
$161pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$163pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Durham

Late deals on round-trip flights to Durham from San Diego, departing today and this week
25 Aug - 29 Aug
$159pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Aug - 26 Aug
$163pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
25 Aug - 28 Aug
$164pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
RDU
Raleigh-Durham
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Durham from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Durham
2:44 am - 3:22 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 38m
SAN - RDU
Frontier
$80
StudentUniverse
2:44 am - 2:54 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 10m
SAN - RDU
Frontier
$81
Kiwi.com
2:03 pm - 2:54 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
21h 51m
SAN - RDU
Frontier
$86
StudentUniverse

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Durham

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

For a flight from San Diego to Durham, you will be flying from San Diego. San Diego (SAN) is just 2.6 mi from the center of the city. San Diego is the only San Diego airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Durham per day. 8 airlines have flights to Durham from San Diego on a regular basis.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Durham have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, Frontier, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Durham for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Durham for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $161, but on average you can expect to pay $203.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Durham within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this San Diego to Durham flight route?

The San Diego to Durham flight path was viewed by 11 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 Durham?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and JetBlue are the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Durham.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Durham?

On average you can expect to pay $890 for a flight from San Diego to Durham. The cheapest flight overall is $117 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Raleigh-Durham) is currently priced at $196.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Durham

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Durham.

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

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

Returning to San Diego from Durham

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Durham are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering San Diego.

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

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Alternative routes for San Diego to Durham

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

Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Durham

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Durham 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$115 $281 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$184 $376 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$243 $492 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$280 $616 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$309 $604 No cancel fee 71%
Alaska Airlines
$355 $634 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Durham

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego towards Durham.
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