Flights from Minneapolis to San Diego, United States

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Minneapolis to San Diego Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:42 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to San Diego. Frontier & Sun Country frequently offer the best deals to San Diego flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Frontier
MSPSAN
Sat 2/17
1 stop
SANMSP
Fri 2/23
1 stop
$116
Sun Country
MSPSAN
Sun 2/4
nonstop
SANMSP
Thu 2/8
nonstop
$214
American
MSPSAN
Sat 2/10
1 stop
SANMSP
Sun 2/11
1 stop
$248
Major Airlines
MSPSAN
Sat 2/24
nonstop
SANMSP
Mon 2/26
nonstop
$257
United
MSPSAN
Thu 2/29
1 stop
SANMSP
Tue 3/5
1 stop
$257
Alaska
MSPSAN
Tue 1/23
1 stop
SANMSP
Tue 2/6
1 stop
$260

How Much is a Flight from Minneapolis to San Diego?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Minneapolis to San Diego, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $137.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Minneapolis 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to San Diego?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $280 $260
7-14 days $215 $164
14-21 days $215 $143
21-30 days $215 $130
30-60 days $225 $130
60-90 days $225 $170
90+ days $215 $248

Cheapest Day To Fly from Minneapolis to San Diego

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Minneapolis 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
$130$130$143$144$130 $143

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Minneapolis to San Diego

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$317
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$317 $274
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$274 $233
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$233 $235
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$235 $130
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$130

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to San Diego is $286.

The average price for direct flights from Minneapolis to San Diego is $235.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Minneapolis to San Diego - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 03:45 14:58

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis to San Diego is $122.

The average price for round trip flights from Minneapolis to San Diego is $224.

Minneapolis to San Diego Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Minneapolis to San Diego?
Answer: The average Minneapolis to San Diego flight time is 4 hours and a minute.
Question: How far is San Diego from Minneapolis?
Answer: The distance from Minneapolis to San Diego is 1,529 miles (2,460 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Minneapolis to San Diego?
Answer: There are 27 direct flights from Minneapolis to San Diego.
Question: What are the most popular Minneapolis airlines for direct flights from Minneapolis to San Diego?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Minneapolis and San Diego.

Minneapolis to San Diego Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Minneapolis 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 Flights from Minneapolis to San Diego