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Cheap flights from New Jersey (NJ) to San Diego (SAN)

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

How far in advance should I book a flight from New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 New Jersey in July are about $80 on average during July, but can be found for as low as $44.

Cheap flights from New Jersey to San Diego in January, February 2021

The best prices found for New Jersey to SAN flights for January, February
8 Feb - 11 Feb
$87pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
18 Feb - 25 Feb
$88pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
22 Feb - 27 Feb
$91pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

New Jersey to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from New Jersey found for this year
8 Feb - 11 Feb
$87pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia
18 Feb - 25 Feb
$88pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
22 Feb - 27 Feb
$91pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PHL
Philadelphia

Non-stop flights to San Diego from New Jersey

Save time with New Jersey to San Diego direct flight deals
15 Feb - 19 Feb
$215pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Major Airline
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Major Airline
Non-Stop
PHL
Philadelphia
17 Mar - 27 Mar
$224pp
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
6 Feb - 16 Feb
$232pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
JetBlue
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New Jersey to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from New Jersey, departing today and this week
28 Jan - 5 Feb
$88pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$93pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia
31 Jan - 7 Feb
$107pp
PHL
Philadelphia
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHL
Philadelphia

One-way flights to San Diego from New Jersey

The cheapest one-way flights from New Jersey to San Diego
7:30 am - 3:58 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
35h 28m
EWR - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$75
SmartFares
9:13 am - 2:23 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
32h 10m
EWR - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$76
SmartFares
5:50 am - 7:41 am
Frontier
2 Stops
28h 51m
LGA - SAN
Frontier
$77
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New Jersey to San Diego flights.

Flight FAQs

From New Jersey to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from New Jersey 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 New Jersey 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 Jersey 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. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New Jersey to San Diego. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from New Jersey to San Diego have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New Jersey to San Diego for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Jersey to San Diego for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $87, but on average you can expect to pay $107.

Are there nonstop flights from New Jersey to San Diego for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New Jersey to San Diego under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from New Jersey to San Diego is less than $238.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from New Jersey to San Diego?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Saturday.

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

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from New Jersey to San Diego.

What are the most popular routes from New Jersey to San Diego?

Most travelers choose Newark - San Diego, New York John F Kennedy Intl - San Diego or New York LaGuardia - San Diego when deciding on the best route from New Jersey to San Diego.

What are the cheapest Flights from New Jersey to San Diego?

While on average a flight from New Jersey to San Diego is generally $769, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $110. When looking at the most popular route, (Newark - San Diego), you can expect to pay $134 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Jersey to San Diego?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from New Jersey to San Diego consider choosing TAP AIR PORTUGAL (100%), United Airlines (94%) or SAS (85%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long is the flight from New Jersey to San Diego?

A quick flight from New Jersey to San Diego can take about 5h 59m. JetBlue provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $275. All flights are typically nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from New Jersey to San Diego is Frontier. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $88 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Spirit Airlines, starting at $98.

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

$43 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Frontier, with prices from $44.

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New Jersey to San Diego
Flight duration
5h 50m
Average temperature for January in San Diego
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Diego
2.7 ″

Airports servicing

Caldwell Wright (CDW)
Morristown (MMU)
Tete (TEB)
Trenton (TTN)
Atlantic City (ACY)

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 8 airlines flying from New Jersey to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New Jersey 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
Sun Country Air
$142 $269 No cancel fee 83%
Frontier
$103 $303 No cancel fee 62%
Alaska Airlines
$128 $305 No cancel fee 75%
JetBlue
$158 $325 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$143 $329 No cancel fee N/A
Spirit Airlines
$102 $350 No cancel fee 65%
American Airlines
$127 $377 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$168 $434 No cancel fee 69%
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