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The best prices from El Paso to San Diego are usually found in October or June, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
El Paso (ELP) to San Diego (SAN)

ELP - SAN
Price
$151 - $274
SAN
Temperature
66.2 - 80.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$151

From El Paso to San Diego

One-way from

$34

One-way flight from El Paso to San Diego

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from El Paso to San Diego?

Users have found that leaving on a Saturday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 65% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from El Paso to San Diego, book at least 35 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 42% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $381 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $460.

What is the cheapest month to fly from El Paso to San Diego?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Diego from El Paso. Users have commonly found prices around $326 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $138. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from El Paso to San Diego (ELP - SAN)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 41% on flights from El Paso to San Diego by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from El Paso to San Diego in December, January 2021

The best prices found for ELP to SAN flights for December, January
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$68pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$136pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
20 Dec - 3 Jan
$141pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso

El Paso to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from El Paso found for this year
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$68pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
21 Dec - 28 Dec
$136pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
20 Dec - 3 Jan
$141pp
ELP
El Paso
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso

Last minute flights from El Paso to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from El Paso, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$238pp
ELP
El Paso
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
ELP
El Paso
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$266pp
ELP
El Paso
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$282pp
ELP
El Paso
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ELP
El Paso

One-way flights to San Diego from El Paso

The cheapest one-way flights from El Paso to San Diego
1:52 pm - 6:24 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
5h 32m
ELP - SAN
Frontier
$34
FlyFar
12:23 pm - 2:24 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
27h 01m
ELP - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$116
Gotogate
9:00 am - 11:43 am
Alaska Airlines
2 Stops
27h 43m
ELP - SAN
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From El Paso to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from El Paso to San Diego due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both El Paso and San Diego for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from El Paso to San Diego to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from El Paso to San Diego are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, and Allegiant Air flying from El Paso to San Diego have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from El Paso to San Diego for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from El Paso to San Diego for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $68, but on average you can expect to pay $192.

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

There are no nonstop flights from El Paso to San Diego, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

There are currently 10+ open flights from El Paso to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 94 users have taken a look at flights from El Paso to San Diego.

Does it rain more in El Paso or San Diego?

The rainfall in El Paso is generally more than the rainfall in San Diego. This will continue over the next 5 days.

Is El Paso weather warmer or cooler than San Diego?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 99 °F range in June. The weather in San Diego is generally colder than El Paso's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from El Paso to San Diego?

For as low as $236, American Airlines can have you in San Diego from El Paso in 3h 33m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, Frontier ($68), United Airlines ($166), and American Airlines ($186) offers the cheapest pricing from El Paso to San Diego. Users have found that Frontier is 64% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $34 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include United Airlines from $128 and Alaska Airlines from $146 one-way.

Alternative routes for El Paso to San Diego

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from El Paso to San Diego
Average temperature for December in San Diego
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San Diego
2.4 ″

Airports servicing El Paso

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 3 airlines from El Paso to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from El Paso 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
Allegiant Air
$80 $128 No cancel fee 88%
Alaska Airlines
$75 $187 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$81 $242 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from El Paso to San Diego

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