Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Hawaii

SAN — HNL
Feb 12 — Feb 192

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 42 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 Hawaii within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $404.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Hawaii from San Diego average $379. You can even find prices in February for less than $379, as users have found deals to Hawaii from as low as $194. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Hawaii from San Diego. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 42%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Hawaii (SAN - HI)?

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

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Reviews of Airlines Servicing Hawaii

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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
1,365 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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

Hawaiian Airlines
8.0
Very good
529 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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
2,079 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,217 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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
1,670 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,365 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Boarding

8.3

Overall

8.0

Entertainment

7.1

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

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

A flight from San Diego, California lands you in the lush paradise of the Hawaiian islands. If you're a first-time visitor, choose one island to narrow down choices and save cash. Oahu offers the quintessential Aloha experience with beach-side mai-tais and vibrant night life, while Maui is a water sports haven with surfing, kite-boarding and scuba diving. The Big Island fascinates nature lovers with diverse wildlife and an active volcano, while relatively undeveloped Lanai makes the perfect hide-away. Molokai delivers the most culturally authentic Hawaiian experience and access to ancient indigenous sites. Kauai provides a little bit of everything: beaches, swimming, lush jungles and a trek through a jaw-dropping canyon keep visitors occupied.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Hawaii?

A nonstop flight from San Diego to Hawaii is six hours long. If your flight has a layover, expect to tack on at least three additional hours.

Which airlines operate flights from San Diego to Hawaii?

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines offer direct flights to Hawaii from San Diego, while flights on United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines typically have a stopover.

How frequent are flights between San Diego and Hawaii?

Upwards of fifty flights to Hawaii depart daily from San Diego during the busy season, with around 30 flights during the off-season. Most land in Honolulu, the capital city and primary airport. Direct flights are available from San Diego to the other islands, albeit on a far more limited schedule, with some routes only offering a single flight a day. For more flexible service, you can take a shuttle flight from Honolulu to the other five main islands.

Which airports serve San Diego to Hawaii?

Flights depart out of San Diego International Airport and land in the Honolulu International Airport on the island of Oahu. From there, travelers can take a shuttle flight to the other islands, including the Big Island, Maui, Kauai, Lanai and Molokai. A limited number of flights fly direct from San Diego to the airports on Maui, Kauai and Big Island.

Which direct flight route between San Diego and Hawaii is cheapest?

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines are tied for the cheapest direct flight from San Diego. You can save a good chunk of change by flying into the Honolulu airport on Oahu or the Kahului airport on Maui instead of one of the other islands. San Diegans have gorgeous beaches and temperate weather in their own backyard. However, a trip to Hawaii is more than an escape to warm climes. Located in the Pacific ocean roughly 2,500 miles from the Californian coast, the islands of Aloha are a tropical marvel of green-studded mountains, hidden waterfalls, coral reefs and active volcanoes. San Diego surfers who have mastered the coves around Sunset Cliffs can find challenging beaches that are far less crowded, such as Pine Trees, a secluded spot enjoyed by locals on the west shore of Big Island. Get yourself on island time using our smart search engine, which helps you find low prices on flights from San Diego to Hawaii. Or check out our Travel Offers to see today's hottest deals.

How can passengers flying from San Diego to Hawaii help in reducing their carbon footprints?

Look for aircraft that emit less CO2 during flights when looking to lessen your own carbon footprint during your trip. You can also search for daytime flights, which are predicted to have less of an impact than nighttime flights. Also, because they consume less fuel, nonstop flights are more sustainable. Moreover, passengers can also help in sustainable travel by offsetting greenhouse gas emissions and also fly with sustainable airlines. Finally, you can choose to fly economy class which gives up more room to reduce carbon emissions.

Does SAN contribute to sustainability practices?

As part of the new T1's surface runoff capture and sustainable footing, a 1.5 million gallon tunnel cistern will be applied to the existing reuse system beneath the Terminal 2 Parking Plaza. A three-million-gallon cistern will be located on the north side of SAN. More than 40 million gallons of water runoff may be collected, stored, treated, and reused by SAN each year, allowing it to lessen the need for imported water resources at the airport. The Airport Authority is dedicated to collaborating with significant San Diego stakeholders to successfully incorporate sustainability into all parts of SAN's operations.

Which airlines along this route offer sustainability travel?

United Airlines flying along this route is among the airlines that focus on developing a sustainable environment. It is adopting a new objective to reduce co2 emissions by 100% by 2050 without utilizing customary offsets. The airline is implementing the use of capital stakes in reduced emissions as well as sustainable aviation fuel such as sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) emits up to 80% less carbon over the course of its lifecycle. Linear air taxis on this route are powered by electricity eliminating emissions.

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

If you book a flight to Hawaii from San Diego, you will be flying from San Diego, which is the city’s only airport. San Diego (SAN) is located 2.6 mi from the center of San Diego.

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

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

Can I find flights from San Diego to Hawaii for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Hawaii for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $220, but on average you can expect to pay $237.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Hawaii for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Hawaii under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Hawaii is less than $246.

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

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

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

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this San Diego to Hawaii flight route?

The San Diego to Hawaii flight path was viewed by 126 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Travelers can expect 5 flights from San Diego to Hawaii on average per day.
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How long is the flight from San Diego to Hawaii?

Departing from San Diego to Hawaii will take you 6h 10m. The distance between San Diego and Hawaii is about 2624 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Hawaiian Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $114. However, be on the lookout for offers from Alaska Airlines and Delta, as they are both options that can get you from San Diego to Hawaii for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from San Diego to Hawaii?

The most popular route from San Diego to Hawaii is San Diego - Honolulu. You may also consider San Diego - Kahului or San Diego - Lihue.

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

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

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

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from San Diego to Hawaii on time: Southwest (69%), China Airlines (53%), Hawaiian Airlines (53%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Hawaii?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $118. While the most popular route (San Diego - Honolulu) can be booked for $238 on average our data indicates $1,155 when flying from San Diego to Hawaii.

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Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Hawaii

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Hawaii choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$124Average$306FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$128Average$383FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$128Average$415FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$152Average$383FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$178Average$408FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Linear Air TaxiCheapest$15,059Average$111,119FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Helpful tips for your next trip to Hawaii

  • When you want to travel to San Diego Airport (SAN) sustainably, you should opt for the customer electric shuttle buses that operate at intervals of 20 minutes.
  • San Diego's biggest airlines have vowed to collaborate with political leaders to obtain net zero emissions by 2050. Airlines are developing more fuel-efficient aircraft and creating greener fuels to achieve this.
  • Hawaii District has pledged to use only clean, renewable energy as its primary source of electricity by the year 2045. Additionally, 30% of its priority watersheds are managed and protected.

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