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Flights from Washington to San Diego, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 3:04 AM

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Washington to San Diego Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 3:04 AM

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

United
WASSAN
Sat 11/5
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$275
Select
American
WASSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANWAS
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$278
Select
American
WASSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANWAS
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$278
Select
American
WASSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$278
Select
American
WASSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANWAS
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$278
Select
American
WASSAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$278
Select
Frontier
WASSAN
Tue 10/11
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 10/18
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
WASSAN
Tue 10/18
1 stop
SANWAS
Sat 10/22
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
WASSAN
Wed 10/19
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
WASSAN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SANWAS
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$284
Select
Frontier
WASSAN
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SANWAS
Tue 10/25
1 stop
$284
Select
JetBlue
WASSAN
Wed 1/18
1 stop
SANWAS
Wed 1/25
1 stop
$284
Select
Virgin America
WASSAN
Thu 11/3
1 stop
SANWAS
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$399
Select
Alaska
WASSAN
Fri 11/4
1 stop
SANWAS
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$412
Select

How Much is a Flight from Washington to San Diego?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Washington to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $282.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to San Diego?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $791 $397
7-14 days $327 $282
14-21 days $327 $278
21-30 days $327 $278
30-60 days $327 $275
60-90 days $327 $279
90+ days $327 $281

Cheapest Day To Fly from Washington 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 Washington to San Diego is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$281 $278 $278 $278 $278 $275 $301

Compare Flight Prices from Washington 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 Washington to San Diego flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Washington San Diego American 9/30/16 10/12/16 1 $443
October Washington San Diego American 10/18/16 10/27/16 1 $278
November Washington San Diego United 11/5/16 11/8/16 1 $275
December Washington San Diego United 12/6/16 12/13/16 1 $279
January Washington San Diego American 1/14/17 1/21/17 1 $281
February Washington San Diego American 2/1/17 2/15/17 1 $281
March Washington San Diego JetBlue 3/15/17 3/20/17 1 $362
April Washington San Diego United 4/11/17 4/18/17 1 $442

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Washington to San Diego

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Washington 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
$476
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$476 $397
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$397 $301
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$301 $278
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$278 $318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Washington 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 Washington to San Diego is $336.

The average price for direct flights from Washington to San Diego is $327.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Washington to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 3 3 3 3 3 1 3 08:45 18:26

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to San Diego is $481.

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to San Diego is $336.

Washington to San Diego Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Washington to San Diego?
Answer: The average Washington to San Diego flight time is 5 hours and 23 minutes.
Question: How far is San Diego from Washington?
Answer: The distance from Washington to San Diego is 2,247 miles (3,616 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Washington to San Diego?
Answer: There are 19 direct flights from Washington to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Washington airlines for direct flights from Washington to San Diego?
Answer: United Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Washington and San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Washington to San Diego?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Washington flying to San Diego Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 3:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 493Number of itineraries searched: 276,391

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

Washington to San Diego
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Frontier DEN
American -
American CLT
American ORD
American PHX
American DFW
Delta DTW
Alaska PDX
United SFO
Alaska SEA
United IAH
United EWR
United CLE

Washington to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Washington 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 Philadelphia to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $322
Flights from Baltimore to San Diego American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $278
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Flights from Pittsburgh to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $288
Flights from Norfolk to San Diego American, Delta, United $373
Flights from Richmond to San Diego American, JetBlue, Delta, United $372
Flights from Harrisburg to San Diego American, Delta, United $341
Flights from Newport News to San Diego American, Delta $380
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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 Pittsburgh to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $207
Flights from Washington to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $234
Flights from Richmond to Los Angeles American, JetBlue, Delta, United $341
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $373
Flights from Washington to Tijuana AeroMexico $623
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Flights from Philadelphia to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $190
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana American, Alaska, Delta, United $294
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