Cheap flights from San Diego to Tucson (SAN - TUS)

SAN — TUS
Feb 4 — Feb 111

The best prices from San Diego to Tucson are usually found in February or September, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Saturday

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

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to TUS flight in 2023: compare San Diego to Tucson flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Tucson.

SAN - TUS

Price

$245 - $450

TUS

Temperature

51.8 - 87.8 °F

TUS

Rainfall

0.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 37% potential price drop
Round-trip from$245From San Diego to Tucson
One-way from$219One-way flight from San Diego to Tucson

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Diego to Tucson?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Diego to Tucson. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Tucson.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 55% by booking at least 57 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 San Diego to Tucson within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $381.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in April. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Tucson. Flights to Tucson from San Diego in February are about $389 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $194.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Tucson (SAN - TUS)?

When flying from San Diego to Tucson, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 6% versus a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Tucson in January, February 2023

The best prices found for SAN to TUS flights for January, February
Feb 22 - Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 46m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 40m
$195

American Airlines

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Feb 24 - Feb 27
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

5h 33m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 39m
$242

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 24 - Feb 27
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 46m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 39m
$259

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

San Diego to Tucson 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Tucson from San Diego found for this year
Feb 22 - Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 46m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 40m
$195

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

Mar 7 - Mar 7
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

3h 25m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 01m
$226

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Mar 5 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 42m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 34m
$227

American Airlines

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Deal found 1/28

Cheap American Airlines flights from San Diego to Tucson

Feb 22 - Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 46m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 40m
$195

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 7 - Mar 7
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

3h 25m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 01m
$226

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/27

Mar 5 - Mar 8
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 42m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 34m
$227

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Cheap Delta flights from San Diego to Tucson

Mar 13 - Mar 16
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 48m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

5h 54m
$283

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 14 - Mar 18
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

2 stops

9h 11m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 41m
$341

Delta

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Deal found 1/28

Jul 10 - Jul 17
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 29m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

4h 50m
$343

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Last minute flights from San Diego to Tucson

Late deals on return flights to Tucson from San Diego, departing today and this week
Feb 5 - Feb 12
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 38m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

2h 56m
$372

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

Feb 5 - Feb 7
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

5h 46m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 53m
$437

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Feb 4 - Feb 11
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 38m
TUS

Tucson

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 53m
$507

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/29

One-way flights to Tucson from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Tucson
Feb 27
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 46m
$113

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Mar 1
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

4h 42m
$129

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/30

Mar 11
SAN

San Diego

TUS

Tucson

1 stop

3h 25m
$130

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/28

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Tucson

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Delta
7.9
Good
2,023 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,161 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,667 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Spirit Airlines
6.9
Okay
714 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Comfort

8.0

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.0

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.1

Food

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

People working on plane were terrific My business class seat was very uncomfortable. Blankets and pillows were not available. Food was barely OK

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from San Diego to Tucson?

To fly from San Diego to Tucson, you need to book a flight from San Diego (SAN) to Tucson (TUS). Nonstop flights to Tucson from San Diego take 3h 08m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there is 1 outbound flight from San Diego to Tucson offered by 2 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Diego to Tucson have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Tucson for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $195, but on average you can expect to pay $289.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Tucson for under $400?

There are currently 18+ open flights from San Diego to Tucson within the next 7 days for less than $400.

How popular is this San Diego to Tucson flight route?

This flight path from San Diego to Tucson was viewed by 19 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($195), Delta ($283), and United Airlines ($314) offers the cheapest pricing from San Diego to Tucson. These flights start at 49% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Diego to Tucson are American Airlines ($113), Delta ($154), and United Airlines ($203).

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

The most popular airlines flying from San Diego to Tucson are American Airlines, Delta and Juneyao Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Tucson?

On average you can expect to pay $1,252 for a flight from San Diego to Tucson. The cheapest flight overall is $153 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Tucson) is currently priced at $227.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Tucson

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from San Diego to Tucson

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Tucson choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
American AirlinesCheapest$224Average$395FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$252Average$353FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Tucson

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