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The best prices from Tampa to San Diego are usually found in August or July, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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

TPA - SAN
Price
$94 - $323
SAN
Temperature
66.2 - 80.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 63% potential price drop

Average price

$226

Average for round-trip flights in January 2021

Round-trip from

$94

From Tampa 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 Tampa to San Diego?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 35% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 27% 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 17 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 Tampa to San Diego 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $73, or $98 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to San Diego from Tampa. Users have commonly found prices around $80 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $44. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tampa to San Diego (TPA - SAN)?

When flying from Tampa to San Diego, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 27% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Tampa to San Diego in January, February 2021

The best prices found for TPA to SAN flights for January, February
26 Jan - 28 Jan
$147pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
25 Jan - 28 Jan
$152pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$155pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa

Tampa to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Tampa found for this year
26 Jan - 28 Jan
$147pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
25 Jan - 28 Jan
$152pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
29 Jan - 1 Feb
$155pp
TPA
Tampa
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa

Last minute flights from Tampa to San Diego

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Diego from Tampa, departing today and this week
24 Jan - 4 Feb
$162pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa
23 Jan - 25 Jan
$165pp
TPA
Tampa
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
TPA
Tampa
23 Jan - 25 Jan
$170pp
TPA
Tampa
Frontier
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
Frontier
 
1 STOP
TPA
Tampa

One-way flights to San Diego from Tampa

The cheapest one-way flights from Tampa to San Diego
4:00 am - 12:49 pm
Frontier
2 Stops
35h 49m
TPA - SAN
Frontier
$103
Kiwi.com
3:25 am - 3:08 pm
Spirit Airlines
3 Stops
14h 43m
TPA - SAN
Spirit Airlines
$109
Gotogate
7:40 am - 11:59 am
Sun Country Air
1 Stop
31h 19m
TPA - SAN
Sun Country Air

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Tampa to San Diego

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

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Tampa to San Diego include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Tampa to San Diego have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, 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 Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tampa to San Diego for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $147, but on average you can expect to pay $165.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Tampa 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 Tampa to San Diego for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Tampa to San Diego within the next 7 days for less than $200.

Does it rain more in Tampa or San Diego?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Tampa is typically similar to San Diego. We can gather that this will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Tampa weather warmer or cooler than San Diego?

Temperatures around the 91 °F's can be experienced in June. The weather in San Diego is colder than in Tampa. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Tampa to San Diego?

Frontier and Spirit Airlines can get you from Tampa to San Diego in just under 8h 48m. Your travel time can differ by up to 50m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Tampa to San Diego round-trip from $155. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Frontier. Spirit Airlines is 38% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $49. Frontier flights start at $81 while deals on Sun Country Air start at $113 one-way.

Alternative routes for Tampa to San Diego

Destination information for San Diego

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Tampa to San Diego
Average temperature for January in San Diego
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in San Diego
2.7 ″

Airports servicing Tampa

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 6 airlines flying from Tampa to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Tampa 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
$102 $211 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$84 $216 No cancel fee 65%
Delta
$130 $283 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$118 $298 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$127 $302 No cancel fee 71%
Southwest
$210 $364 No cancel fee 63%

Hourly flight availability from Tampa to San Diego

Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of TPA to SAN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of TPA to SAN departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of TPA to SAN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of TPA to SAN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Tampa to San Diego
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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