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Flights from Santa Maria to San Diego, United States Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:28 AM

Santa Maria to San Diego Last modified: Sep 19, 2016 8:39 AM

We've scanned 23,055,905,165 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Santa Maria to San Diego. United frequently offer the best deals on Santa Maria to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
SMXSAN
Thu 9/22
1 stop
SANSMX
Sun 9/25
1 stop
$366
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United
SMXSAN
Thu 11/10
1 stop
SANSMX
Sun 11/13
1 stop
$366
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How Much is a Flight from Santa Maria to San Diego?

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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria to San Diego?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $366
7-14 days $0 $367
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $841
30-60 days $0 $366
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $506

Cheapest Day To Fly from Santa Maria to San Diego

We've examined 23,063,149,623 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Santa Maria to San Diego is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$756 $367 $367 $366 $367 $368 $688

Compare Flight Prices from Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria to San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Santa Maria San Diego United 9/22/16 9/25/16 1 $366
October Santa Maria San Diego United 10/12/16 10/19/16 2 $841
November Santa Maria San Diego United 11/10/16 11/13/16 1 $366
January Santa Maria San Diego United 1/8/17 1/13/17 1 $506

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Santa Maria to San Diego

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$366
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$366 $367
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$367

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria to San Diego is $366.

The average price for direct flights from Santa Maria to San Diego is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria to San Diego is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Santa Maria to San Diego is $366.

Santa Maria to San Diego Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Santa Maria to San Diego?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Santa Maria flying to San Diego Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:28 AMNumber of routes searched: 4Number of itineraries searched: 403

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

Santa Maria to San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United SFO
United SFO / LAX
United SFO / EWR
United SFO / ORD

Santa Maria to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Santa Maria 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 to San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $183
Flights from San Jose to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, United $135
Flights from Fresno to San Diego Alaska, United $177
Flights from Burbank to San DiegoCheck Dates
Flights from Monterey to San Diego American, Alaska, United $147
Flights from Ontario to San Diego American, United $351
Flights from Santa Ana to San DiegoCheck Dates
Flights from Long Beach to San Diego American $828
Flights from Los Angeles to PalomarCheck Dates
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $283
Flights from Los Angeles to Palm Springs United $336
Flights from San Jose to Santa Ana American, Alaska, United $117
Flights from Los Angeles to Ontario American, Alaska, United $340
Flights from Monterey to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $102
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas Delta Check Dates
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta $190
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose American, Delta $131
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa AnaCheck Dates
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas JetBlue, Delta $87
Flights from Ontario to Las VegasCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles United $167
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles United $235
Flights from San Jose to Ontario Alaska, Delta $189
Flights from Fresno to Las VegasCheck Dates
Flights from San Jose to Palm Springs Alaska, Delta $219
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $141
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix American, Alaska $127
Flights from Los Angeles to Long Beach American, Alaska, Delta $462
Flights from San Jose to Long Beach Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $97

Cheap International Flights to San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to Tijuana Interjet, AeroMexico, Volaris $503
Cheap Flights from Santa Maria to San Diego