Cheap flights from San Diego to El Paso (SAN - ELP) from $51

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 4/9. 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 — ELP
Mar 2 — Mar 91

The best prices from San Diego to El Paso are usually found in October or April, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from San Diego to El Paso

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from San Diego (SAN) to El Paso (ELP). 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 February 26, 2024.

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December

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

$376

One-way from

$201
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From San Diego to El Paso
One-way flight from San Diego to El Paso

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

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Diego to El Paso. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to El Paso.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 293% by booking at least 54 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 El Paso within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $436.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to El Paso?

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to El Paso from San Diego. Prices for October average $390 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $234. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a October flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to El Paso (SAN - ELP)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from San Diego to El Paso is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 12% on airfare.

Cheap Frontier flights from San Diego to El Paso

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Frontier for the route between San Diego and El Paso. 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 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Frontier flights traveling from San Diego to El Paso. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Wed 3/137:59 amSAN - ELP
1 stop27h 21mFrontier
Tue 3/194:22 pmELP - SAN
1 stop15h 47mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$130
Tue 3/195:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 19mFrontier
Mon 3/2512:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$135
Wed 3/61:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 35mFrontier
Sun 3/102:51 pmELP - SAN
1 stop18h 26mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$138
Tue 4/1610:02 amSAN - ELP
1 stop8h 01mFrontier
Fri 4/192:42 pmELP - SAN
1 stop5h 51mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$139
Sun 4/77:02 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop18h 22mFrontier
Thu 4/117:50 pmELP - SAN
1 stop13h 04mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$164
Fri 4/199:08 amSAN - ELP
1 stop8h 58mFrontier
Sat 4/273:06 pmELP - SAN
1 stop6h 09mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$188
Mon 3/185:52 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop20h 40mFrontier
Wed 3/201:00 pmELP - SAN
1 stop20h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/24$196
Sat 3/26:03 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop19h 34mFrontier
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
1 stop21h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$199
Mon 3/255:52 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop20h 40mFrontier
Mon 4/112:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/24$275

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Diego to El Paso

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between San Diego and El Paso. 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 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
Have a look at some of the cheapest available American Airlines flights departing from San Diego and landing in El Paso. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Thu 3/286:25 amSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sun 3/316:00 amELP - SAN
1 stop3h 41mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/25$317
Sat 3/236:25 amSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 59mAmerican Airlines
Sat 3/3012:34 pmELP - SAN
1 stop6h 42mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/24$337
Sun 3/317:30 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 28mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/76:00 amELP - SAN
1 stop3h 53mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/25$338
Sat 3/309:50 amSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 57mAmerican Airlines
Fri 4/53:39 pmELP - SAN
1 stop3h 28mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/25$558
Sat 3/237:30 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 28mAmerican Airlines
Sat 3/307:00 amELP - SAN
2 stops9h 29mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/24$715
Sun 3/177:30 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop3h 29mAmerican Airlines
Fri 3/227:00 amELP - SAN
2 stops9h 29mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/25$795
Sat 3/2312:45 pmSAN - ELP
2 stops8h 45mAmerican Airlines
Sat 3/307:00 amELP - SAN
2 stops9h 29mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/24$879
Thu 6/206:15 amSAN - ELP
2 stops9h 26mAmerican Airlines
Sun 6/236:45 pmELP - SAN
1 stop3h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/25$896

Cheap San Diego to El Paso flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from San Diego to El Paso specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,409,476 searches. Prices were last updated on February 26, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from San Diego to El Paso in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 3/61:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 35mFrontier
Mon 3/1112:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$103
Wed 3/137:59 amSAN - ELP
1 stop27h 21mFrontier
Tue 3/194:22 pmELP - SAN
1 stop15h 47mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$130
Tue 3/195:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 19mFrontier
Mon 3/2512:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$135
Wed 3/61:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 35mFrontier
Sun 3/102:51 pmELP - SAN
1 stop18h 26mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$139
Mon 3/185:52 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop20h 40mFrontier
Wed 3/201:00 pmELP - SAN
1 stop20h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/24$196
Sat 3/26:03 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop19h 34mFrontier
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
1 stop21h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$199
Thu 3/286:15 amSAN - ELP
1 stop7h 04mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/31:00 pmELP - SAN
1 stop20h 17mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$212
Wed 3/135:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 29mFrontier
Tue 3/194:22 pmELP - SAN
1 stop15h 47mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$219
Sun 3/1710:59 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop8h 58mMultiple Airlines
Fri 3/229:47 amELP - SAN
1 stop10h 18mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$233

San Diego to El Paso 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between San Diego and El Paso in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from San Diego to El Paso in February and March 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Wed 3/61:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 35mFrontier
Mon 3/1112:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$103
Wed 3/137:59 amSAN - ELP
1 stop27h 21mFrontier
Tue 3/194:22 pmELP - SAN
1 stop15h 47mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$130
Tue 3/195:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 19mFrontier
Mon 3/2512:48 pmELP - SAN
1 stop8h 27mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$135
Tue 4/1610:02 amSAN - ELP
1 stop8h 01mFrontier
Fri 4/192:42 pmELP - SAN
1 stop5h 51mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$139
Sun 4/77:02 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop18h 22mFrontier
Thu 4/117:50 pmELP - SAN
1 stop13h 04mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$164
Fri 4/199:08 amSAN - ELP
1 stop8h 58mFrontier
Sat 4/273:06 pmELP - SAN
1 stop6h 09mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$188
Mon 3/185:52 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop20h 40mFrontier
Wed 3/201:00 pmELP - SAN
1 stop20h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/24$196
Sat 3/26:03 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop19h 34mFrontier
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
1 stop21h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$199
Thu 3/286:15 amSAN - ELP
1 stop7h 04mMultiple Airlines
Wed 4/31:00 pmELP - SAN
1 stop20h 17mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$212

San Diego to El Paso flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from San Diego to El Paso for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from San Diego to El Paso should consider booking one of these fares. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Wed 3/61:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 35mFrontier
Sun 3/102:51 pmELP - SAN
1 stop18h 26mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$138
Sat 3/26:03 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop19h 34mFrontier
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
1 stop21h 17mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$199
Sat 3/25:48 pmSAN - ELP
2 stops19h 49mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
1 stop21h 17mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$297
Sat 3/25:48 pmSAN - ELP
2 stops19h 49mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/410:58 pmELP - SAN
2 stops18h 58mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$331
Wed 3/66:15 amSAN - ELP
2 stops12h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sun 3/101:05 pmELP - SAN
1 stop11h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$357
Wed 3/66:35 amSAN - ELP
2 stops14h 46mUnited Airlines
Sun 3/107:00 amELP - SAN
2 stops11h 49mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$772
Wed 3/610:40 amSAN - ELP
2 stops10h 41mUnited Airlines
Sun 3/102:30 pmELP - SAN
2 stops20h 08mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/25$1,147

One-way flights to El Paso from San Diego

Search for one-way flight options from San Diego to El Paso. 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 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from San Diego to El Paso, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Users in need of a round-trip flight from San Diego to El Paso instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Tue 4/95:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop19h 35mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$51
Tue 3/265:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 19mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$68
Sun 3/310:15 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop22h 53mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$78
Sun 3/1010:59 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop14h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$90
Fri 3/88:06 amSAN - ELP
1 stop5h 13mFrontier
Deal found 2/24$94
Thu 4/45:51 pmSAN - ELP
1 stop17h 38mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$97
Sun 3/36:25 amSAN - ELP
1 stop7h 12mFrontier
Deal found 2/26$140
Tue 3/265:56 pmSAN - ELP
2 stops17h 14mFrontier
Deal found 2/25$166
Sun 3/106:15 amSAN - ELP
3 stops28h 43mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$190

Find flights from San Diego to El Paso within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from San Diego to El Paso 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 3,409,476 searches. Data last updated February 26, 2024.

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Wed 3/13

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$130

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1 stop17h 19m

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1 stop8h 27m

$135

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1 stop8h 01m

El Paso

Fri 4/19

1 stop5h 51m

$139

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Sun 4/7

1 stop18h 22m

El Paso

Thu 4/11

1 stop13h 04m

$164

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San Diego

Fri 4/19

1 stop8h 58m

El Paso

Sat 4/27

1 stop6h 09m

$188

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SAN - ELP

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Thu 3/28

1 stop7h 04m

El Paso

Wed 4/3

1 stop20h 17m

$212

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San Diego

Sun 3/17

1 stop8h 58m

El Paso

Fri 3/22

1 stop10h 18m

$233

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Thu 3/28

1 stop3h 59m

El Paso

Sun 3/31

1 stop3h 41m

$317

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Wed 3/13

1 stop5h 25m

El Paso

Tue 3/19

2 stops8h 56m

$423

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from San Diego to El Paso. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from San Diego to El Paso may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 53 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to El Paso?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from San Diego to El Paso. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their San Diego to El Paso flight should consider departing on Wednesday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to El Paso by month

Plan your trip from San Diego to El Paso by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from San Diego to El Paso is currently $108 while a round-trip flight costs $216. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from San Diego to El Paso (average of $376). Flying from San Diego to El Paso in June is currently the most expensive (average of $508). 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.

January

$392

February

$377

March

$462

April

$428

May

$446

June

$508

July

$475

August

$416

September

$376

October

$388

November

$395

December

$376

Temperature and rainfall in El Paso by month

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

ELP

Temperature

44.6 - 82.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing El Paso

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to El Paso. 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 El Paso. Reviews last updated February 26, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Frontier, American Airlines and United Airlines from San Diego to El Paso to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
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Very good
9,254 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

It wasn't nice I was close to choked with with very little and very dry snak they didn't offer water till and hr after

8.1
Very good
9,254 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,254 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

It wasn't nice I was close to choked with with very little and very dry snak they didn't offer water till and hr after

7.4
Good
11,829 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,254 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

It wasn't nice I was close to choked with with very little and very dry snak they didn't offer water till and hr after

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Good
15,591 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,254 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.4

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.4

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

It wasn't nice I was close to choked with with very little and very dry snak they didn't offer water till and hr after

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Okay
4,483 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,254 reviews

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8.6

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7.4

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8.1

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7.4

Boarding

8.2

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7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

It wasn't nice I was close to choked with with very little and very dry snak they didn't offer water till and hr after

Related info for your journey

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What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to El Paso?

Booking a flight from San Diego (SAN) to El Paso (ELP) is your only option if you wish to fly from San Diego to El Paso. On a typical day, there is 1 flight from San Diego to El Paso, all of which are around 3h 28m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 3 airlines when you book a flight from San Diego to El Paso.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to El Paso for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $130, but on average you can expect to pay $273.

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

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

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to El Paso round-trip from $130. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are American Airlines, from $317, and United Airlines, from $423. Users have found that Frontier is 66% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Frontier, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $51. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from San Diego to El Paso for a low price.

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

What does SAN to ELP mean?

These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a San Diego Airport to El Paso Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a SAN to ELP flight.

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Top 3 airlines flying from San Diego to El Paso

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FrontierCheapest$109Average$145FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
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American AirlinesCheapest$244Average$366FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$296Average$651FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Hourly flight availability from San Diego to El Paso

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Weekly flight availability from San Diego to El Paso

Explore weekly flight availability from San Diego to El Paso. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated February 26, 2024.
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