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Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to South America

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

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to South America, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 19% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $685 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $780.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to South America?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to South America from San Diego. Users have commonly found prices around $639 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $306. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from San Diego to South America in November, December 2020

The best prices found for SAN to South America flights for November, December
14 Dec - 5 Feb
$314pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Dec - 8 Jan
$327pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Dec - 8 Jan
$337pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to South America 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to South America from San Diego found for next year
14 Dec - 5 Feb
$314pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Dec - 8 Jan
$327pp
SAN
San Diego
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
17 Dec - 8 Jan
$337pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
LIM
Lima J Chavez Intl
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to South America

Late deals on round-trip flights to South America from San Diego, departing today and this week
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$381pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
6 Dec - 11 Dec
$394pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
BOG
Bogotá El Dorado
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
8 Dec - 15 Dec
$421pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BAQ
Barranquilla E Cortissoz
BAQ
Barranquilla E Cortissoz
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to South America from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to South America
6:30 am - 8:27 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
22h 57m
SAN - BOG
Multiple Airlines
$149
SmartFares
7:59 am - 9:16 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
22h 17m
SAN - BOG
Spirit Airlines
$153
KAYAK
7:59 am - 5:24 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
54h 25m
SAN - LIM
Spirit Airlines
$157
JustFly

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

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to South America

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

New policies can now be found on JetBlue, LATAM Airlines, and Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Diego to South America 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 San Diego to South America have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to South America for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $259, but on average you can expect to pay $299.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Diego to South America, 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 San Diego to South America for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to South America within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Before booking your flight from San Diego to South America check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, JetBlue or Copa Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from San Diego to South America?

The most popular flight routes from San Diego to South America are San Diego - Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl, San Diego - Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini and San Diego - Lima J Chavez Intl.

What are the cheapest Flights from San Diego to South America?

While on average a flight from San Diego to South America is generally $478, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $175. When looking at the most popular route, (San Diego - Sao Paulo Guarulhos Intl), you can expect to pay $500 for that flight.

How long is the flight from San Diego to South America?

Airlines like United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines fly from San Diego to South America in about 9h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 18m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Diego to South America round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Diego to South America round-trip from $327.

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

The cheapest airline for a one-way flight from San Diego to South America is Spirit Airlines ($130).

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Airports servicing San Diego

Top 9 airlines from San Diego to South America

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to South America 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
JetBlue
$190 $368 No cancel fee 62%
Aeromexico
$502 $525 No cancel fee N/A
Spirit Airlines
$446 $663 No cancel fee 65%
Copa Airlines
$755 $842 No change fee 70%
Delta
$178 $1,133 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$371 $1,161 No cancel fee 71%
Air Canada
$662 $1,181 No cancel fee 67%
LATAM Airlines
$718 $1,209 No change fee 81%
United Airlines
$373 $1,284 No cancel fee 69%
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