Cheap flights from Tempe to San Diego (SAN)

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The best prices from Tempe to San Diego are usually found in February or January, booked 16 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Saturday

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to SAN flight in 2021: compare Tempe to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
TM9 - SAN
Price
$69 - $209
SAN
Temperature
57.2 - 71.6 °F
SAN
Precipitation
0 - 2.3 inches

Popular in

September

High demand for flights, 50% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$69

From Tempe to San Diego

One-way from

$49

One-way flight from Tempe to San Diego

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Tempe to San Diego?

Users have found that booking a flight from Tempe to San Diego at least 13 days early can save you up to 5% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 13 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Tempe to San Diego for as little as $75 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $82 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tempe to San Diego (TM9 - SAN)?

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

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to San Diego from Tempe average $105. You can even find prices in February for less than $105, as users have found deals to San Diego from as low as $36. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Diego from Tempe. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 98%.

Cheap flights from Tempe to San Diego in October, November 2021

The best prices found for Tempe to SAN flights for October, November
8 Nov - 12 Nov
$55pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$61pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
1 Nov - 1 Nov
$64pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Tempe to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Tempe found for this year
8 Nov - 12 Nov
$55pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$61pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
21 Dec - 24 Dec
$63pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Non-stop flights to San Diego from Tempe

Save time with Tempe to San Diego direct flight deals
8 Nov - 12 Nov
$55pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
10 Dec - 12 Dec
$61pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
21 Dec - 24 Dec
$63pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Last minute flights from Tempe to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Tempe, departing today and this week
5 Nov - 8 Nov
$61pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
2 Nov - 2 Nov
$64pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
3 Nov - 4 Nov
$65pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Frontier
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

One-way flights to San Diego from Tempe

The cheapest one-way flights from Tempe to San Diego
3:50 am - 5:00 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 10m
PHX - SAN
American Airlines
12:47 pm - 6:27 pm
Delta
2 Stops
6h 40m
PHX - SAN
Delta
$72
Delta
1:55 am - 6:20 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
4h 25m
PHX - SAN
United Airlines
$79
United

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Tempe to San Diego

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

For a flight from Tempe to San Diego, you will be flying into San Diego. San Diego (SAN) is just 2.6 mi from the center of the city. San Diego is the only San Diego airport and it handles 16 inbound flights from Tempe per day. 8 airlines have flights to San Diego from Tempe on a regular basis.

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

American Airlines, Frontier, 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 Tempe to San Diego for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tempe to San Diego for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $55, but on average you can expect to pay $78.

Are there nonstop flights from Tempe to San Diego for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Tempe to San Diego under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Tempe to San Diego is less than $76.

Are there last-minute flights available from Tempe to San Diego for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Tempe to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $100.

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

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Tempe to San Diego flight route?

This flight path from Tempe to San Diego was viewed by 156 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 Tempe to San Diego on average per day?

Travelers can expect 16 flights from Tempe to San Diego on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 56% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 25% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 19% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Tempe to San Diego?

There are many flights that can get you from Tempe to San Diego in 1h 19m. Fly via Frontier to get the fastest option. Airlines will cover a distance of 305 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Tempe to San Diego are Frontier ($31), American Airlines ($49), and Delta ($66).

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

When booking a flight from Tempe to San Diego, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Tempe to San Diego consider choosing Japan Airlines (93%), Frontier (92%) or Alaska Airlines (91%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Tempe to San Diego?

On average you can expect to pay $376 for a flight from Tempe to San Diego. The cheapest flight overall is $41 while the most popular route, (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl - San Diego) is currently priced at $71.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Diego, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to San Diego from Tempe?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Diego within the United States

Most visitors from Tempe need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Diego.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Tempe must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Tempe are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Do I need a test to fly back to Tempe from San Diego?

Returning to Tempe from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Tempe.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Tempe.

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Alternative routes for Tempe to San Diego

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

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Tempe to San Diego.
Flight duration from Tempe to SAN
1h 20m
Average temperature for October in San Diego
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for October in San Diego
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Tempe

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 7 airlines flying from Tempe to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Tempe to San Diego 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
Frontier
$28 $82 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$63 $250 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$72 $206 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$72 $256 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$134 $352 No cancel fee 75%
Southwest
$141 $296 No cancel fee 63%
Linear Air Taxi
$1,808 $5,079 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Linear Air Taxi. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Hourly flight availability from Tempe to San Diego

See what time of day planes typically take off from Tempe towards San Diego.
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of Tempe to SAN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 29% of Tempe to SAN departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 24% of Tempe to SAN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of Tempe to SAN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Tempe to San Diego
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Tempe to San Diego.
Sunday
13 daily flights
Monday
18 daily flights
Tuesday
19 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
21 daily flights
Saturday
10 daily flights
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