Cheap flights from San Diego, CA to New York, NY

Flights starting at £93. Choose between Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines, or United Airlines to find the best price.

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Cheapest one-way trip

£93

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£147

Cheapest round-trip

£224

Average round-trip

£257

Nonstop flights in December

£147 – £765

Round trips

San Diego SANNew York JFK

Multiple carriers

£227

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Travelers usually depart from San Diego International, San Diego, CA Bus Station, San Diego, CA - Old Town, McClellan–Palomar, or San Diego, CA - La Jolla when they travel from San Diego to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between San Diego and New York is 3932 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Delta Air Lines. San Diego and New York have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and Staten Island.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from San Diego, SAN can enter New York, JFK, but there are restrictions.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Diego to New York?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Diego and New York takes around 5.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between San Diego and New York?
The flight distance between San Diego and New York is 3932 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Diego and New York?
Several carriers operate flights between San Diego and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Diego and London, Edmonton, Las Vegas, Cincinnati, Manchester, Phoenix, Houston, Denver, San Francisco, Austin, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Madrid, Raleigh, Nashville, Detroit, Atlanta, Chicago.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Edinburgh, Toronto, Glasgow, Birmingham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tallinn, Denpasar, San Juan, Orlando, Bristol, Manila, Thessaloniki, Bangkok, Malta, Vancouver, Budapest.
Which airports are there in San Diego?
San Diego is mainly served by San Diego International. But there are other airports nearby, including McClellan–Palomar, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar.
What airports are near San Diego?
The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Tijuana International, Ontario International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Imperial County, Long Beach, Yuma International, Hawthorne Municipal.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Trenton–Mercer, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
What buses and trains depart from San Diego?
A number of bus and train companies depart from San Diego, including Greyhound.
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