Cheap flights from San Diego to Phoenix

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Travelers usually depart from San Diego International, San Diego bus station, San Diego Old Town station, San Diego-La Jolla, or San Diego-Balboa Park when they travel from San Diego to Phoenix. Book your trip to arrive at Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Phoenix–Mesa Gateway, Phoenix, AZ Greyhound Bus stop, Phoenix Airport, or Phoenix-Tufesa. The distance between San Diego and Phoenix is 489 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, and United Airlines. San Diego and Phoenix have 176 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from San Diego to Phoenix

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo
Allegiant AirAAYG4No4 min before flightNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from San Diego to Phoenix?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between San Diego and Phoenix takes around 1.4 hours.

What is the flight distance between San Diego and Phoenix?

The flight distance between San Diego and Phoenix is 489 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Diego and Phoenix?

Several carriers operate flights between San Diego and Phoenix. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Diego and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Orlando International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, San Francisco International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, William P. Hobby, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Tampa International, Seattle–Tacoma International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Phoenix?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Phoenix and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, George Bush Intercontinental, O Hare International, San Diego International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Salt Lake City International, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International.

Which airports are there in San Diego?

San Diego is mainly served by San Diego International. But there are other airports nearby, including Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, McClellan–Palomar.

What airports are near San Diego?

The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Tijuana International, John Wayne, Ontario International, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Imperial County, Hawthorne Municipal, Cable.

What airports are near Phoenix?

The main airport in Phoenix is Phoenix Sky Harbor International. It is also served by Tucson International, Marana Regional Airport, Flagstaff Pulliam, Ernest A. Love Field, Show Low Regional.

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