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The best prices from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego are usually found in January or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK) to San Diego (SAN)

JFK - SAN
Price
$277 - $431
SAN
Temperature
66.2 - 80.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$277

From John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

One-way from

$162

One-way flight from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, 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 John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 17 days in advance, which can save you up to 27% on flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 17 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $73. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $98.

What is the cheapest month to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, July can be a great choice for travel to San Diego. Flights to San Diego from John F. Kennedy Intl in July are about $80 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $44.

When is the cheapest time to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego (JFK - SAN)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 22% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego in February, March 2021

14 Mar - 22 Mar
$213pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
19 Mar - 27 Mar
$234pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Mar - 29 Mar
$237pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego 2021 flight deals

19 May - 26 May
$176pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
14 Mar - 22 Mar
$213pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 May - 13 May
$214pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to San Diego from John F. Kennedy Intl

19 May - 26 May
$227pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 May - 13 May
$232pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18 Mar - 21 Mar
$237pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$297pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
3 Mar - 19 Mar
$368pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
2 Mar - 16 Mar
$376pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to San Diego from John F. Kennedy Intl

7:00 am - 6:22 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
14h 22m
JFK - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$162
Travelstart
4:59 am - 5:18 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
15h 19m
JFK - SAN
American Airlines
12:41 pm - 6:34 pm
Delta
1 Stop
8h 53m
JFK - SAN
Delta
$173
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from John F. Kennedy Intl 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 John F. Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Diego to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alaska Airlines and Delta are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Diego have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Diego have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, JetBlue, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $176, but on average you can expect to pay $237.

Are there nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego is less than $275.

Are there last-minute flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego for under $300?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How many flights depart from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego on average per day?

3 flight departures from New York John F Kennedy Intl to San Diego per day on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in John F. Kennedy Intl or San Diego?

In John F. Kennedy Intl, there will be less rainfall in John F. Kennedy Intl compared to San Diego over the next 13 days.

Is John F. Kennedy Intl weather warmer or cooler than San Diego?

With an average temperature of 84 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in San Diego are colder than in John F. Kennedy Intl.

How long is the flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego?

A quick flight from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego can take about 6h 05m. Major Airline provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $227. Airlines will cover a distance of 2454 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego round-trip?

Major Airline, at $176, was found to be the cheapest airline from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Alaska Airlines and JetBlue. Users have found that Major Airline is 44% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $119 on Alaska Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $127 and American Airlines from $134 one-way.

Alternative routes for John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

Destination information for San Diego

Flight duration
5h 49m
Average temperature for February in San Diego
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for February in San Diego
2.8 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 7 airlines flying from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$169 $285 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$133 $295 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$118 $296 No cancel fee 71%
Frontier
$208 $349 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$144 $381 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$141 $385 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$148 $421 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 63% of JFK to SAN departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 36% of JFK to SAN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of JFK to SAN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of JFK to SAN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John F. Kennedy Intl to San Diego
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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