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Flights from Sacramento to San Diego, United States Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00

TIPSave $221 by flying into Long Beach instead of San Diego from Sacramento

San Diego Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,388,445,043 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from {origin} to San Diego. American & United frequently offer the best deals on {origin} to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SMFSAN
Mon 1/9
1 stop
SANSMF
Thu 1/12
1 stop
$168
United
SMFSAN
Wed 1/4
1 stop
SANSMF
Sat 1/7
1 stop
$168
Alaska
SMFSAN
Tue 1/10
1 stop
SANSMF
Sat 1/14
1 stop
$232

How Much is a Flight from Sacramento to San Diego? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sacramento to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $171.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sacramento 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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento to San Diego? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $409
7-14 days $0 $178
14-21 days $0 $178
21-30 days $0 $168
30-60 days $0 $168
60-90 days $0 $168
90+ days $257 $244

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sacramento to San Diego Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,395,253,557 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sacramento to San Diego is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$168 $168 $168 $168 $178 $168 $178

Compare Flight Prices from Sacramento to San Diego by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento to San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Sacramento San Diego United 12/20/16 1/7/17 1 $178
January Sacramento San Diego American 1/9/17 1/12/17 1 $168
February Sacramento San Diego American 2/1/17 2/6/17 1 $168
March Sacramento San Diego United 3/1/17 3/4/17 1 $168
April Sacramento San Diego United 4/10/17 4/14/17 1 $249
May Sacramento San Diego Alaska 5/25/17 5/30/17 0 $257
June Sacramento San Diego Alaska 6/21/17 6/24/17 0 $257
July Sacramento San Diego Alaska 7/8/17 7/22/17 0 $257

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Sacramento to San Diego Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$493
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$493 $351
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$351 $308
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$308 $266
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$266 $168
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$168

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sacramento to San Diego Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento to San Diego is $228.

The average price for direct flights from Sacramento to San Diego is $261.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sacramento to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Allegiant 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 08:02 08:02
Southwest 20 28 27 20 20 6 9 05:15 22:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sacramento to San Diego Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Sacramento 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 Sacramento to San Diego is $270.

The average price for round trip flights from Sacramento to San Diego is $212.

Sacramento to San Diego Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sacramento to San Diego?
Answer: The average Sacramento to San Diego flight time is an hour and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is San Diego from Sacramento?
Answer: The distance from Sacramento to San Diego is 422 miles (679 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sacramento to San Diego?
Answer: There are 62 direct flights from Sacramento to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Sacramento airlines for direct flights from Sacramento to San Diego?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 96% of the non-stop flights between Sacramento and San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sacramento to San Diego?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Sacramento flying to San Diego Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00Number of routes searched: 64Number of itineraries searched: 98,403

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sacramento to San Diego? We've gathered the average price of Sacramento 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.

Sacramento to San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Alaska -
American DFW
American LAX
American ORD
American PHX
Alaska BOI
Alaska PDX
Alaska SEA
JetBlue JFK
Delta LAX
Delta SEA
Delta SLC
Hawaiian HNL
United DEN
United IAH
United LAX
United ORD
United SFO

Sacramento to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sacramento 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Sacramento - SMF Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap International Flights from Sacramento - SMF Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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Sacramento to Tijuana$688

Cheap International Flights to San Diego - SAN Last modified: Dec 6, 2016 2:55 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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