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

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The best prices from San Diego to El Paso are usually found in June or October, booked 32 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to El Paso (ELP)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to ELP flight in 2021: compare San Diego to El Paso flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in El Paso.
SAN - ELP
Price
$99 - $352
ELP
Temperature
59 - 98.6 °F
ELP
Rainfall
0.2 - 1.9 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

June

Best time to find cheap flights, 54% potential price drop

Average price

$305

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$99

From San Diego to El Paso

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to El Paso?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights 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?

To save up to 67% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 30 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 El Paso from $165 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $227 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to El Paso from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $169 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $87. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

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

When flying from San Diego to El Paso, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from San Diego to El Paso in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SAN to ELP flights for May, June
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$122pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$141pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
20 Jun - 24 Jun
$154pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to El Paso 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to El Paso from San Diego found for this year
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$122pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$131pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$135pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to El Paso from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to El Paso direct flight deals
17 Jun - 20 Jun
$122pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$131pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$135pp
SAN
San Diego
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Allegiant Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to El Paso

Late deals on round-trip flights to El Paso from San Diego, departing today and this week
21 May - 23 May
$220pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
21 May - 23 May
$270pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
19 May - 22 May
$277pp
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to El Paso from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to El Paso
9:54 am - 2:27 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
27h 33m
SAN - ELP
Frontier
$150
Kiwi.com
5:45 am - 1:52 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
31h 07m
SAN - ELP
Allegiant Air
$152
Gotogate
12:01 pm - 10:40 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
21h 39m
SAN - ELP
Multiple Airlines
$183
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to El Paso

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego to El Paso 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 El Paso 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 El Paso to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Diego to El Paso are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Diego to El Paso that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Allegiant Air. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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 Allegiant Air for just $122, but on average you can expect to pay $173.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to El Paso for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 5 direct flights from San Diego to El Paso under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to El Paso is less than $136.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to El Paso for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to El Paso within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 47 users have taken a look at flights from San Diego to El Paso.

Does it rain more in San Diego or El Paso?

San Diego will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to El Paso over the next 3 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than El Paso?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 99 °F range in June. The weather in El Paso is generally hotter than San Diego's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Diego to El Paso?

Airlines like Allegiant Air and American Airlines fly from San Diego to El Paso in about 1h 39m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 1h 49m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, Allegiant Air ($122), and American Airlines ($195) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to El Paso. Allegiant Air is 42% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

$45 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Allegiant Air. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier and American Airlines, with prices starting from $125 and $145, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Diego to El Paso

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

Destination information for El Paso

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to El Paso.
Flight duration
1h 42m
Average temperature for May in El Paso
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in El Paso
0.5 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing El Paso

Top 3 airlines flying from San Diego to El Paso

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to El Paso 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
Allegiant Air
$61 $108 No cancel fee 88%
Alaska Airlines
$80 $188 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$84 $252 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to El Paso

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego towards El Paso.
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Weekly flight availability
from San Diego to El Paso
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to El Paso.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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