Cheap flights from Minnesota (MN) to San Diego (SAN)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to SAN flight in 2021: compare Minnesota to San Diego flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in San Diego.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Minnesota to San Diego?

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 17 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Minnesota to San Diego from $73 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $98 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of July. Prices to San Diego from Minnesota average $80. You can even find prices in July for less than $80, as users have found deals to San Diego from as low as $44. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to San Diego from Minnesota. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 33%.

Cheap flights from Minnesota to San Diego in June, July 2021

The best prices found for Minnesota to SAN flights for June, July
30 Jun - 10 Jul
$193pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
25 Jul - 29 Jul
$197pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
28 Jun - 28 Jul
$199pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minnesota to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Minnesota found for this year
9 Dec - 15 Dec
$177pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$179pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Sep - 14 Sep
$180pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to San Diego from Minnesota

Save time with Minnesota to San Diego direct flight deals
9 Dec - 15 Dec
$177pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
21 Sep - 28 Sep
$179pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Delta
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
1 Oct - 3 Oct
$184pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minnesota to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Minnesota, departing today and this week
23 Jun - 7 Jul
$209pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
23 Jun - 28 Jun
$212pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
24 Jun - 28 Jun
$219pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to San Diego from Minnesota

The cheapest one-way flights from Minnesota to San Diego
2:00 am - 5:29 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
5h 29m
MSP - SAN
American Airlines
8:28 am - 9:08 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
26h 40m
MSP - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$109
AirfareAssist
8:02 am - 7:34 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
13h 32m
MSP - SAN
Frontier
$111
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Flight FAQs

From Minnesota to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from Minnesota 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 Minnesota 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 Minnesota to San Diego to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Alaska Airlines to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Minnesota 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 Minnesota to San Diego have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Delta, Sun Country Air, and Alaska 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.

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

Most people fly into San Diego (SAN) if they book a flight to San Diego from Minnesota. San Diego is conveniently located just 2.6 mi from San Diego’s city center.

Can I find flights from Minnesota to San Diego for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minnesota to San Diego for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Sun Country Air for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $191.

Are there nonstop flights from Minnesota to San Diego for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minnesota to San Diego under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minnesota to San Diego is less than $215.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Minnesota to San Diego flight path was viewed by 303 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Before booking your flight from Minnesota to San Diego check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from Minnesota to San Diego?

The most popular route from Minnesota to San Diego is Minneapolis St Paul - San Diego. You may also consider Rochester - San Diego or Duluth Intl - San Diego.

What are the cheapest Flights from Minnesota to San Diego?

While on average a flight from Minnesota to San Diego is generally $477, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $79. When looking at the most popular route, (Minneapolis St Paul - San Diego), you can expect to pay $177 for that flight.

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

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Minnesota to San Diego are Southwest (100%), Delta (94%) and KLM (92%).

How long is the flight from Minnesota to San Diego?

A quick flight from Minnesota to San Diego can take about 3h 42m. Sun Country Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $204. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Currently priced at $177, Sun Country Air will fly you from Minnesota to San Diego and back. In addition to Sun Country Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and Spirit Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $179 and $181, respectively.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $82 on Spirit Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Sun Country Air from $91 and United Airlines from $99 one-way.

Departure points for flights from Minnesota to San Diego

Select to see more specific information for flights to San Diego from all departure points in Minnesota.

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Minnesota to San Diego.
Flight duration
3h 45m
Average temperature for June in San Diego
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in San Diego
0.1 ″

Airports servicing

Brainerd Crow Wing County (BRD)
Duluth (DLH)
Chisholm/Hibbing (HIB)
Falls Intl (INL)
Mankato (MKT)

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 7 airlines flying from Minnesota to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minnesota 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
$85 $193 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$75 $214 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$93 $228 No cancel fee 83%
Alaska Airlines
$88 $237 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$77 $264 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$107 $286 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$118 $443 No cancel fee N/A
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