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Cheap flights from Wilmington to San Diego (ILM - SAN)

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The best prices from Wilmington to San Diego are usually found in August or May, booked 26 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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

ILM - SAN
Price
$248 - $529
SAN
Temperature
66.2 - 80.6 °F
SAN
Rainfall
0 - 2.8 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$248

From Wilmington to San Diego

One-way from

$175

One-way flight from Wilmington 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 Wilmington to San Diego?

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to San Diego. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 27% by booking at least 17 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Wilmington to San Diego within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $73.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Diego from Wilmington. Prices for July average $80 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $44. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 33% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Wilmington to San Diego (ILM - SAN)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Wilmington to San Diego in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 41% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

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

The best prices found for ILM to SAN flights for January, February
15 Feb - 17 Feb
$297pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
15 Feb - 17 Feb
$314pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
15 Feb - 17 Feb
$332pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

Wilmington to San Diego 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Diego from Wilmington found for this year
15 Feb - 17 Feb
$297pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
15 Feb - 17 Feb
$314pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
28 Mar - 10 Apr
$323pp
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SAN
San Diego
SAN
San Diego
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ILM
Wilmington New Hanover County

One-way flights to San Diego from Wilmington

The cheapest one-way flights from Wilmington to San Diego
3:48 am - 9:18 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 30m
ILM - SAN
American Airlines
5:51 am - 2:15 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
11h 24m
ILM - SAN
American Airlines
9:25 am - 6:22 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
35h 57m
ILM - SAN
Multiple Airlines
$551
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Useful info, stats and facts about Wilmington to San Diego flights.

Flight FAQs

From Wilmington to San Diego

Are flight prices decreasing from Wilmington 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 Wilmington 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 Wilmington New Hanover County 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 Wilmington New Hanover County 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 Wilmington New Hanover County to San Diego have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Wilmington to San Diego for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Wilmington to San Diego for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $297, but on average you can expect to pay $355.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Wilmington to San Diego, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Wilmington New Hanover County to San Diego flight path was viewed by 14 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Wilmington or San Diego?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Wilmington is typically less than San Diego. We can gather that this will continue over the next 0 days.

Is Wilmington weather warmer or cooler than San Diego?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 86 °F range in July. The weather in San Diego is generally colder than Wilmington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Wilmington to San Diego?

For as low as $323, American Airlines can have you in San Diego from Wilmington in 7h 10m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at $297, American Airlines will fly you from Wilmington to San Diego and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from United Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $335 and $353, respectively. Users have found that American Airlines is 24% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $175.

Alternative routes for Wilmington to San Diego

Destination information for San Diego

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

Airports servicing Wilmington

Airports servicing San Diego

Top 3 airlines flying from Wilmington to San Diego

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Wilmington 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
United Airlines
$137 $336 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$180 $423 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$179 $425 No cancel fee N/A
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