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Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:22 AM

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Philadelphia to San Diego Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:22 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Philadelphia to San Diego. Frontier & American frequently offer the best deals on Philadelphia to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
PHLSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANPHL
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$322
Select
Frontier
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$322
Select
Frontier
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$322
Select
American
PHLSAN
Thu 11/3
1 stop
SANPHL
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$325
Select
Spirit
PHLSAN
Wed 10/5
1 stop
SANPHL
Thu 10/6
1 stop
$364
Select
Spirit
PHLSAN
Wed 10/12
1 stop
SANPHL
Thu 10/13
1 stop
$364
Select
Spirit
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$364
Select
Spirit
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Tue 11/1
1 stop
$364
Select
Spirit
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$364
Select
United
PHLSAN
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SANPHL
Sat 10/29
1 stop
$374
Select
JetBlue
PHLSAN
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SANPHL
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$442
Select
Alaska
PHLSAN
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SANPHL
Sun 10/30
1 stop
$512
Select

How Much is a Flight from Philadelphia to San Diego?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Philadelphia to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $339.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Philadelphia to San Diego based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Philadelphia to San Diego?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Philadelphia to San Diego.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $895 $528
7-14 days $650 $364
14-21 days $579 $322
21-30 days $577 $322
30-60 days $487 $325
60-90 days $488 $375
90+ days $577 $350

Cheapest Day To Fly from Philadelphia to San Diego

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Philadelphia to San Diego is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$388 $322 $322 $325 $337 $336 $338

Compare Flight Prices from Philadelphia to San Diego by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Philadelphia to San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Philadelphia San Diego Frontier 9/30/16 10/7/16 1 $628
October Philadelphia San Diego Frontier 10/18/16 10/25/16 1 $322
November Philadelphia San Diego American 11/3/16 11/8/16 1 $325
December Philadelphia San Diego American 12/7/16 12/11/16 1 $375
January Philadelphia San Diego Frontier 1/18/17 2/1/17 1 $350
February Philadelphia San Diego Frontier 2/2/17 2/6/17 1 $383
March Philadelphia San Diego United 3/8/17 3/15/17 1 $436
April Philadelphia San Diego United 4/14/17 4/18/17 1 $436

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Philadelphia to San Diego. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$668
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$668 $569
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$569 $387
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$387 $387
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$387 $337
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$337

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Philadelphia to San Diego is $402.

The average price for direct flights from Philadelphia to San Diego is $533.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Philadelphia to San Diego.

Weekly Direct Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:45 18:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Philadelphia to San Diego. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Philadelphia to San Diego is $380.

The average price for round trip flights from Philadelphia to San Diego is $402.

Philadelphia to San Diego Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Philadelphia to San Diego?
Answer: The average Philadelphia to San Diego flight time is 5 hours and 42 minutes.
Question: How far is San Diego from Philadelphia?
Answer: The distance from Philadelphia to San Diego is 2,363 miles (3,802 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Philadelphia to San Diego?
Answer: There are 14 direct flights from Philadelphia to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Philadelphia airlines for direct flights from Philadelphia to San Diego?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Philadelphia and San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Philadelphia to San Diego?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Philadelphia flying to San Diego Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:22 AMNumber of routes searched: 251Number of itineraries searched: 236,303

Wondering which airlines fly out of Philadelphia to San Diego? We've gathered the average price of Philadelphia airlines with flights to San Diego. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Philadelphia to San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD
American PHX
American DFW
American -
United IAH
United SFO
American CLT
United IAD
Delta DTW
Delta JFK

Philadelphia to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Philadelphia and San Diego. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Flights from New York to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $283
Flights from Washington to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $275
Flights from Baltimore to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $278
Flights from Newark to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $305
Flights from New York to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $248
Flights from Hartford to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $308
Flights from Richmond to San Diego American, JetBlue, Delta, United $372
Flights from Harrisburg to San Diego American, Delta, United $341
Flights from Long Island MacArthur to San Diego$394
Flights from Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton to San Diego American, Delta, United $315
Flights from Westchester County to San Diego American, Delta, United $314
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Flights from New Haven to San Diego American $430
Flights from Wilkes - Barre to San Diego American, Delta, United $324
Flights from Ithaca to San Diego American, Delta, United $327
Flights from Binghamton to San Diego American, Delta, United $423
Flights from State College to San Diego American, Delta, United $479
Flights from Elmira - Corning to San Diego American, Delta $439
Flights from New York to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $192
Flights from Washington to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Hawaiian, United, Virgin America $207
Flights from New York to San Francisco American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $202
Flights from Baltimore to Los Angeles American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $197
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $280
Flights from New York to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $93
Flights from New York to London American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, China Eastern, Austrian, Qatar, Brussels, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $384
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