Cheap flights from San Diego to Fairbanks (SAN - FAI)

SAN — FAI
Feb 1 — Feb 81

The best prices from San Diego to Fairbanks are usually found in May or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to FAI flight in 2023: compare San Diego to Fairbanks flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Fairbanks.

SAN - FAI

Price

$385 - $681

FAI

Temperature

-7.6 - 62.6 °F

FAI

Rainfall

0.3 - 2.2 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop
Round-trip from$385From San Diego to Fairbanks
One-way from$322One-way flight from San Diego to Fairbanks

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

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 44% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save up to 91% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 Fairbanks from $708 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $1,033 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Fairbanks. Flights to Fairbanks from San Diego in May are about $510 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $372.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Fairbanks (SAN - FAI)?

When flying from San Diego to Fairbanks, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 47% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Fairbanks in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SAN to FAI flights for January, February
Feb 9 - Feb 11
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

14h 55m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

28h 54m
$418

Multiple Airlines

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Feb 9 - Feb 11
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

14h 55m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

3 stops

22h 14m
$423

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 15 - Feb 20
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

22h 35m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

3 stops

31h 49m
$426

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

San Diego to Fairbanks 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Fairbanks from San Diego found for this year
Feb 9 - Feb 11
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

14h 55m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

28h 54m
$418

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Mar 4 - Mar 5
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

12h 35m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

8h 55m
$423

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/26

Feb 15 - Feb 20
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

22h 35m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

3 stops

31h 49m
$426

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24

Cheap Delta flights from San Diego to Fairbanks

Jun 1 - Jun 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

10h 20m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

10h 10m
$490

Delta

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 22 - Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

9h 53m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

7h 27m
$508

Delta

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Deal found 1/25

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Diego to Fairbanks

Mar 4 - Mar 6
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

12h 35m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

26h 34m
$423

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Mar 4 - Mar 5
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

12h 35m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

17h 09m
$428

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 8 - Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

30h 55m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

23h 25m
$446

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/25

Last minute flights from San Diego to Fairbanks

Late deals on return flights to Fairbanks from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

15h 04m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

12h 10m
$909

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 3 - Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

11h 00m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

2 stops

12h 10m
$914

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Feb 3 - Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

9h 15m
FAI

Fairbanks

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

10h 07m
$919

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

One-way flights to Fairbanks from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Fairbanks
Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

3 stops

52h 15m
$205

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Jun 14
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

1 stop

9h 48m
$260

Delta

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Deal found 1/24

Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

FAI

Fairbanks

2 stops

39h 52m
$285

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Fairbanks

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Delta
7.9
Good
2,011 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,680 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,386 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Fairbanks flights.

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

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

Can I find flights from San Diego to Fairbanks for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Fairbanks for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $418, but on average you can expect to pay $451.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Fairbanks for under $1,000?

There are currently 3+ open flights from San Diego to Fairbanks within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

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

Our cheapest airline available from San Diego to Fairbanks is Alaska Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $423 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $490. Users have found that Alaska Airlines is 17% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Delta. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $260. Users have also found prices from $359 and $430 on Alaska Airlines and American Airlines, respectively.

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

Consider American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Fairbanks.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Fairbanks?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Diego to Fairbanks? While on average our users pay $742, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $188. The most popular route (San Diego - Fairbanks), is priced around $423.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Fairbanks

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Top 2 airlines flying from San Diego to Fairbanks

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Fairbanks choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Alaska AirlinesCheapest$229Average$483FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$345Average$493FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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