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San Francisco San Diego
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Mon, 11 Mar SFO - SAN
Tue, 12 Mar SAN - SFO
£262 £254
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Thu, 23 May SFO - SAN
£21 £19
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Tue, 19 Mar SFO - SAN
Thu, 21 Mar SAN - SFO
£116 £112
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Fri, 15 Mar SFO - SAN
Sun, 17 Mar SAN - SFO
£196 £190
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Sun, 24 Mar SFO - SAN
Wed, 27 Mar SAN - SFO
£139 £135
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Sun, 31 Mar SAN - SFO
£195 £189
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
9% Trains in San Diego are 9% cheaper than in San Francisco.
San Francisco £2.18
San Diego £1.98
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
12% A meal in San Diego is 12% cheaper than a meal in San Francisco.
San Francisco £19.8
San Diego £17.42
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1.27 USD
1 USD = 0.79 GBP
Last checked on 02 March 2024
Distance: 459 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
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
Embarkader (EMB) How far from city centre: 2 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

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2. Can the price of my tickets from San Francisco to San Diego change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from San Francisco to San Diego 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 Francisco and San Diego, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between San Francisco to San Diego 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 Francisco to San Diego

How long does the flight take to go from San Francisco to San Diego?
The total flight time between San Francisco and San Diego is of around 01:38 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 Francisco to San Diego at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from San Francisco to San Diego is 19£. 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 Diego expensive to visit compared to San Francisco?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in San Diego costs an average of 5.94 GBP, 87% more expensive than San Francisco, with a fare of 3.17 GBP, while train tickets costs 9% less in San Diego: 1.98 GBP against 2.18 GBP in San Francisco. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 17.42 GBP in San Diego, 12% less than the 19.80 GBP in San Francisco. The price of the coffee is around 3% more expensive in San Diego, with an average of 4.43 GBP , while in San Francisco the coffee costs 4.32 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from San Francisco to San Diego?
The most popular months to book a trip from San Francisco to San Diego are January, December and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to San Diego?
The best time of the year to go to San Diego when flying from San Francisco 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 Diego from San Francisco in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, July and December are the months with less volume of searchs for the route San Francisco - San Diego.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from San Francisco to San Diego?
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 Francisco. 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 Diego compared to San Francisco?
While in San Francisco the temperatures can reach an average of 32.98 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,San Diego's temperatures can go up to 32.1 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 1.16 ºC in San Diego, compared to the 2.36 ºC average degrees reported in San Francisco. During the winter period, San Francisco can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while San Diego have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between San Francisco and San Diego?
The main airport route flying between San Francisco and San Diego is: San Francisco Intl Airport (SFO) to Lindbergh International Airport (SAN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Alaska Airlines.
  • All Nippon Airways.
  • Lufthansa.
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to San Diego are:
Airlines with indirect flights from San Francisco to San Diego are:
  • American Airlines, stoping in Los Angeles for 138 minutes minimun.
Flight Duration 1 h and 38 m Flights between San Francisco and San Diego take, on average, 1 h and 38 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £19 Cheapest price for a flight between San Francisco and San Diego found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport San Francisco Intl Airport The airport San Francisco Intl Airport is the departure airport operating flights between San Francisco and San Diego
Arriving Airport Lindbergh International Airport Flights departing San Francisco with San Diego as destination arrive at Lindbergh International Airport

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