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San Diego San Francisco
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Wed, 29 May SAN - SFO
Fri, 31 May SFO - SAN
£194 £188
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Wed, 14 Aug SAN - SFO
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£20 £13
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San Diego San Francisco
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Tue, 04 Jun SAN - SFO
Tue, 04 Jun SFO - SAN
£99 £96
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Sat, 08 Jun SAN - SFO
Mon, 10 Jun SFO - SAN
£174 £169
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San Diego San Francisco
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Fri, 14 Jun SAN - SFO
Mon, 17 Jun SFO - SAN
£140 £136
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Tue, 18 Jun SAN - SFO
Wed, 19 Jun SFO - SAN
£104 £101
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
15% Trains are 15% more expensive in San Francisco than in San Diego.
San Diego £1.97
San Francisco £2.26
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
16% The average meal is 16% more expensive in San Francisco than in San Diego.
San Diego £16.91
San Francisco £19.67
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.27 USD
1 USD = 0.79 GBP
Last checked on 22 May 2024
Distance: 459 miles
San Diego airports
Lindbergh International Airport (SAN) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Gillespie (SEE) How far from city centre: 16 miles
N Island Nas (NZY) How far from city centre: 4 miles
Palomar Airport (CLD) How far from city centre: 29 miles
Brown Field (SDM) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Montgomery Fld (MYF) How far from city centre: 7 miles
San Francisco airports
San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) How far from city centre: 11 miles
San Jose Mnpl (SJC) How far from city centre: 40 miles
Oakland Intl (OAK) How far from city centre: 12 miles
San Carlos (SQL) How far from city centre: 21 miles
Novato (NOT) How far from city centre: 24 miles
Sonoma County Airport (STS) How far from city centre: 55 miles

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Prices for tickets from San Diego to San Francisco may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between San Diego and San Francisco, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

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Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between San Diego to San Francisco airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from San Diego to San Francisco

How long does the flight take to go from San Diego to San Francisco?
The total flight time between San Diego and San Francisco is of around 01:39 hours on average, considering an average distance of 719 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from San Diego to San Francisco at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Diego to San Francisco is 13£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is San Francisco expensive to visit compared to San Diego?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in San Francisco costs an average of 3.15 GBP, 60% cheaper than San Diego, with a fare of 7.87 GBP, while train tickets costs 15% more in San Francisco: 2.26 GBP against 1.97 GBP in San Diego. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 19.67 GBP in San Francisco, 16% more than the 16.91 GBP in San Diego. The price of the coffee is around 2% more expensive in San Francisco, with an average of 4.40 GBP , while in San Diego the coffee costs 4.33 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from San Diego to San Francisco?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Diego to San Francisco are August, September and January, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from San Diego to San Francisco?
The best time of the year to go to San Francisco when flying from San Diego depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1º month to fly to San Francisco from San Diego in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, November and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Diego - San Francisco.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from San Diego to San Francisco?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United States may apply when travelling from San Diego. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in San Francisco compared to San Diego?
While in San Diego the temperatures can reach an average of 32.1 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,San Francisco's temperatures can go up to 32.98 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 2.36 ºC in San Francisco, compared to the 1.16 ºC average degrees reported in San Diego. During the winter period, San Diego can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while San Francisco have an average of 12.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between San Diego and San Francisco?
The main airport route flying between San Diego and San Francisco is: Lindbergh International Airport (SAN) to San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • United Airlines.
  • Lufthansa.
Which are the airlines with flights from San Diego to San Francisco?
Airlines with direct flights departing from San Diego to San Francisco are:
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • United Airlines.
  • American Airlines.

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Flight Duration 1 h and 39 m Flights between San Diego and San Francisco take, on average, 1 h and 39 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £13 Cheapest price for a flight between San Diego and San Francisco found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Lindbergh International Airport The airport Lindbergh International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between San Diego and San Francisco
Arriving Airport San Francisco Intl Airport Flights departing San Diego with San Francisco as destination arrive at San Francisco Intl Airport

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