Cheap flights from San Diego to Honolulu (SAN - HNL)

SAN — HNL
Feb 7 — Feb 141

The best prices from San Diego to Honolulu are usually found in February or January, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

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

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

SAN - HNL

Price

$269 - $539

HNL

Temperature

73.4 - 82.4 °F

HNL

Rainfall

0.3 - 3.2 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
Round-trip from$269From San Diego to Honolulu
One-way from$178One-way flight from San Diego to Honolulu

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

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Diego to Honolulu. 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 Honolulu.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Honolulu, book at least 42 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $404 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $422.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Honolulu. Flights to Honolulu from San Diego in February are about $379 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $194.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Honolulu (SAN - HNL)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Honolulu at noon. By choosing this option you can save up to 47% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Honolulu in February, March 2023

The best prices found for SAN to HNL flights for February, March
Feb 27 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$232

Multiple Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$233

Multiple Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$235

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San Diego to Honolulu 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Honolulu from San Diego found for this year
Feb 27 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$232

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$233

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$235

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Cheap Hawaiian Airlines flights from San Diego to Honolulu

Feb 27 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

8h 30m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 25m
$242

Hawaiian Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 7
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

9h 29m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

9h 05m
$247

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Mar 6 - Mar 9
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

11h 45m
$260

Hawaiian Airlines

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  • If you’re traveling from San Diego to Honolulu, one of the more common airlines traveling that route is Hawaiian Airlines. Flights on this route from Hawaiian Airlines typically cost $327.43 RT, a price that is 74% cheaper than the average San Diego to Honolulu flight. The cheapest flight found was $149 RT. When traveling from San Diego to Honolulu on Hawaiian Airlines, the most popular airport to depart from is San Diego Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Honolulu Airport. When flying from San Diego to Honolulu, Hawaiian Airlines flights are 45% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from San Diego to Honolulu

Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 40m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$239

Alaska Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 15
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 40m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$261

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Mar 3 - Mar 7
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 40m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$268

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  • Alaska Airlines is one of the most popular airlines used for those traveling from San Diego to Honolulu. Flights on this route from Alaska Airlines typically cost $375.73 RT, a price that is 64% cheaper than the average San Diego to Honolulu flight. The cheapest flight found was $163 RT. San Diego Airport is the most common San Diego airport to take off from when flying to Honolulu. Honolulu Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Honolulu. When flying from San Diego to Honolulu, Alaska Airlines flights are 45% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Non-stop flights to Honolulu from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Honolulu direct flight deals
Feb 27 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$232

Multiple Airlines

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$233

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Feb 28 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$235

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Last minute flights from San Diego to Honolulu

Late deals on return flights to Honolulu from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 7 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 20m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 36m
$269

Alaska Airlines

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Feb 8 - Feb 14
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

8h 30m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 36m
$276

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Feb 7 - Feb 16
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 20m
HNL

Honolulu

SAN

San Diego

Nonstop

5h 30m
$277

Alaska Airlines

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One-way flights to Honolulu from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Honolulu
Feb 23
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

Nonstop

6h 10m
$119

Hawaiian Airlines

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Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

9h 29m
$124

Hawaiian Airlines

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Deal found 1/30

Feb 13
SAN

San Diego

HNL

Honolulu

1 stop

11h 03m
$128

Delta

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Deal found 1/31

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Honolulu

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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
2,034 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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
1,184 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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
1,668 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

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 Honolulu flights.

What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to Honolulu?

Booking a flight from San Diego (SAN) to Honolulu (HNL) is your only option if you wish to fly from San Diego to Honolulu. On a typical day, there are 8 flights from San Diego to Honolulu, all of which are around 6h 05m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 9 airlines when you book a flight from San Diego to Honolulu.

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

Hawaiian Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Honolulu for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $232, but on average you can expect to pay $247.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Honolulu under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Honolulu is less than $255.

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

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

How popular is this San Diego to Honolulu flight route?

Flights from San Diego to Honolulu have been viewed 127 times in the past calendar month.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to Honolulu round-trip from $239. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Hawaiian Airlines. You may be able to fly from San Diego to Honolulu for 37% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $119 on Hawaiian Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $128 and Alaska Airlines from $156 one-way.

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

The most popular airlines flying from San Diego to Honolulu are Undisclosed Carrier, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from San Diego to Honolulu are Southwest (69%), China Airlines (53%) and Hawaiian Airlines (53%).

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Honolulu?

The cheapest flight price from San Diego to Honolulu is $118. On average you can expect to pay $1,135. The most popular route, (San Diego - Honolulu), can usually be booked for $233.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Honolulu

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Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Honolulu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Honolulu choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$13Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$138Average$518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$149Average$327FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$163Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hawaiian AirlinesCheapest$163Average$376FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time85%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$234Average$400FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Linear Air TaxiCheapest$45,379Average$120,995FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Honolulu

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Diego to Honolulu
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
87%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
12%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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6 AM
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6 PM

Weekly flight availability from San Diego to Honolulu

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Diego to Honolulu
Sunday5daily flights
Monday9daily flights
Tuesday9daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
Thursday9daily flights
Friday9daily flights
Saturday8daily flights
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