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

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The best prices from Honolulu to San Diego are usually found in August or July, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best HNL to SAN flight in 2022: compare Honolulu to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
HNL - SAN
Price
$283 - $452
SAN
Temperature
57.2 - 71.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.3 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$283

From Honolulu to San Diego

One-way from

$199

One-way flight from Honolulu 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 month to fly from Honolulu to San Diego?

August can be a great time to fly to San Diego from Honolulu with a flight ticket averaging about $375. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of August for as cheap as $185. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

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

It’s typically best to fly out from Honolulu to San Diego in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 20% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 35 days in advance to save up to 2% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 35 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Honolulu to San Diego 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $367, or $372 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from Honolulu to San Diego in May, June 2022

The best prices found for HNL to SAN flights for May, June
19 May - 26 May
$314pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
19 May - 26 May
$371pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
19 May - 26 May
$377pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu

Honolulu to San Diego 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Honolulu found for this year
18 May - 21 May
$302pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
19 May - 26 May
$314pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
18 Oct - 31 Oct
$317pp
HNL
Honolulu
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu

Non-stop flights to San Diego from Honolulu

Save time with Honolulu to San Diego direct flight deals
18 Oct - 31 Oct
$317pp
HNL
Honolulu
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
1 Sep - 6 Sep
$318pp
HNL
Honolulu
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu
1 Sep - 6 Sep
$327pp
HNL
Honolulu
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Hawaiian Airlines
Non-Stop
HNL
Honolulu

Last minute flights from Honolulu to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Honolulu, departing today and this week
24 May - 31 May
$522pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Hawaiian Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
25 May - 7 Jun
$531pp
HNL
Honolulu
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
25 May - 27 May
$537pp
HNL
Honolulu
Delta
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu

One-way flights to San Diego from Honolulu

The cheapest one-way flights from Honolulu to San Diego
10:25 am - 7:07 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
5h 42m
HNL - SAN
Alaska Airlines
5:00 pm - 1:53 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
17h 53m
HNL - SAN
United Airlines
$218
United
2:25 pm - 10:45 am
Delta
2 Stops
17h 20m
HNL - SAN
Delta
$233
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Honolulu</span> to <span class="emphasized">San Diego</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Honolulu to San Diego

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

To fly from Honolulu to San Diego, you need to book a flight from Honolulu (HNL) to San Diego (SAN). Nonstop flights to San Diego from Honolulu take 5h 25m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 7 outbound flights from Honolulu to San Diego offered by 7 different airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Hawaiian Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and United Airlines flying from Honolulu to San Diego have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Honolulu to San Diego for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Honolulu to San Diego for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Hawaiian Airlines for just $317, but on average you can expect to pay $343.

Are there nonstop flights from Honolulu to San Diego for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Honolulu to San Diego under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Honolulu to San Diego is less than $405.

Are there last-minute flights available from Honolulu to San Diego for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Honolulu to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Friday.

How popular is this Honolulu to San Diego flight route?

Flights from Honolulu to San Diego have been viewed 19 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 4 flights from Honolulu to San Diego on average per day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Honolulu to San Diego?

Hawaiian Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and American Airlines can get you from Honolulu to San Diego in just under 5h 35m. Your travel time can differ by up to 10h 40m. Honolulu and San Diego are separated by a distance of 2624 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $317, Hawaiian Airlines will fly you from Honolulu to San Diego and back. In addition to Hawaiian Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Alaska Airlines and American Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $318 and $335, respectively. You may be able to fly from Honolulu to San Diego for 15% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $128. However, be on the lookout for offers from Hawaiian Airlines and American Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Honolulu to San Diego for a low price.

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

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Honolulu to San Diego consider choosing Hawaiian Airlines (86%), China Airlines (85%) or Korean Air (77%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Honolulu to San Diego?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Honolulu to San Diego? While on average our users pay $985, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $144. The most popular route (Honolulu - San Diego), is priced around $267.

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

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Honolulu to San Diego.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for San Diego, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Honolulu must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to San Diego.

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

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

Returning to Honolulu from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Honolulu.

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

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Alternative routes for Honolulu 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 Honolulu to San Diego.
Flight duration from HNL to SAN
5h 52m
Average temperature for May in San Diego
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in San Diego
0.2 ″

Airports servicing Honolulu

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 6 airlines flying from Honolulu to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Honolulu 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
Juneyao Airlines
$9 $21 No cancel fee 66%

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

Alaska Airlines
$107 $278 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$138 $350 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$138 $306 No cancel fee 69%
Hawaiian Airlines
$142 $348 No cancel fee 85%
Delta
$144 $271 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Honolulu to San Diego

See what time of day planes typically take off from Honolulu towards San Diego.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 53% of HNL to SAN departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 46% of HNL to SAN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of HNL to SAN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of HNL to SAN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Honolulu to San Diego
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Honolulu to San Diego.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights
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