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Cheapest Prices for San Diego International flights by month
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to San Diego International is May. The most expensive month for flights is December. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.
When is the best time to fly to San Diego International?
Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
$217 - $366
66.2 - 80.6 °F
0.04 - 2.76 inches
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, February is seen as the time to fly to San Diego International, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. August tends to be the warmest period in San Diego International so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. February is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.
When is the best time to book flights to San Diego International?
The price you pay for your flight to San Diego International may vary depending on when you book.For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 32 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Days before departure
Which day is cheapest to fly to San Diego International?
Tuesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to San Diego International. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Flights at noon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to San Diego International. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.
Sometimes referred to as Lindbergh Field, San Diego International Airport (SAN) is located 3 miles (4.8 km) north-west of the center of the city of San Diego, at the southern tip of California.
It is the United States’ busiest single runway commercial airport, handling around 18 million passengers per year. As it’s situated within a highly populated suburban area, departures are only permitted between 6:30am and 11:30pm.
San Diego International has three terminals: Terminals 1 and 2 and the Commuter Terminal. All international arrivals are handled by Terminal 2, while the Commuter Terminal services flights between San Diego and Los Angeles International Airport. The airport is relatively easy to navigate and flights are generally punctual during most of the year, however delays are common in autumn and winter when visibility is low (thanks to the mighty Santa Ana winds that sweep through the region).
Despite having only one runway, San Diego International manages to keep up with the number of passengers frequenting its terminals each year. It’s a small and clean airport with helpful staff and sufficient amenities.