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Flights from San Diego to Phoenix, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:33 AM

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San Diego to Phoenix Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:33 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Diego to Phoenix. American & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on San Diego to Phoenix flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
SANPHX
Fri 10/7
nonstop
PHXSAN
Fri 10/7
nonstop
$227
Select
American
SANPHX
Sat 10/8
nonstop
PHXSAN
Mon 10/10
nonstop
$227
Select
American
SANPHX
Sat 10/8
nonstop
PHXSAN
Tue 10/11
nonstop
$227
Select
American
SANPHX
Sat 10/8
nonstop
PHXSAN
Wed 10/12
nonstop
$227
Select
American
SANPHX
Mon 10/10
nonstop
PHXSAN
Mon 10/17
nonstop
$227
Select
Alaska
SANPHX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
PHXSAN
Wed 10/19
nonstop
$249
Select
Alaska
SANPHX
Tue 10/18
nonstop
PHXSAN
Tue 10/25
nonstop
$249
Select
Alaska
SANPHX
Wed 10/19
nonstop
PHXSAN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
$249
Select
Alaska
SANPHX
Wed 10/19
nonstop
PHXSAN
Tue 11/1
nonstop
$249
Select
Alaska
SANPHX
Wed 10/19
nonstop
PHXSAN
Wed 11/2
nonstop
$249
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How Much is a Flight from San Diego to Phoenix?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Diego to Phoenix, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $227.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Diego to Phoenix?

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 San Diego to Phoenix 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 San Diego to Phoenix?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $336 $344
7-14 days $227 $235
14-21 days $227 $235
21-30 days $227 $235
30-60 days $227 $235
60-90 days $227 $235
90+ days $227 $245

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Phoenix

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Diego to Phoenix is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$227 $227 $227 $227 $227 $227 $227

Compare Flight Prices from San Diego to Phoenix 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 San Diego to Phoenix flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Diego Phoenix American 9/29/16 10/7/16 0 $336
October San Diego Phoenix American 10/7/16 10/7/16 0 $227
November San Diego Phoenix American 11/1/16 11/1/16 0 $227
December San Diego Phoenix American 12/6/16 12/10/16 0 $227
January San Diego Phoenix American 1/12/17 1/16/17 0 $227
February San Diego Phoenix American 2/15/17 2/22/17 0 $227
March San Diego Phoenix American 3/2/17 3/6/17 0 $227
April San Diego Phoenix Alaska 4/7/17 4/9/17 0 $249

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Diego to Phoenix

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Diego to Phoenix. 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
$444
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$444 $227
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$227 $227
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$227 $227
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$227 $227
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$227

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Diego to Phoenix

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 San Diego to Phoenix is $251.

The average price for direct flights from San Diego to Phoenix is $238.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from San Diego to Phoenix - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:20 19:20
Southwest 11 11 11 11 11 8 11 06:40 21:10

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

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 San Diego to Phoenix. 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 San Diego to Phoenix is $125.

The average price for round trip flights from San Diego to Phoenix is $238.

San Diego to Phoenix Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from San Diego to Phoenix?
Answer: The average San Diego to Phoenix flight time is an hour and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Phoenix from San Diego?
Answer: The distance from San Diego to Phoenix is 303 miles (487 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Diego to Phoenix?
Answer: There are 108 direct flights from San Diego to Phoenix.
Question: What are the most popular San Diego airlines for direct flights from San Diego to Phoenix?
Answer: Southwest Airlines provides 68% of the non-stop flights between San Diego and Phoenix.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Diego to Phoenix?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Diego flying to Phoenix Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:33 AMNumber of routes searched: 74Number of itineraries searched: 220,521

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

San Diego to Phoenix
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
United SFO
Alaska SJC
American LAX
American SLC
American ORD
American PDX
United DEN
Alaska BOI
Alaska SMF
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue JFK
United IAH

San Diego to Phoenix Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Diego and Phoenix. 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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FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

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