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Travelers usually depart from Charlotte Douglas International, Charlotte, Charlotte Greyhound Station, Charlotte, NC - Glenwood Drive, or Charlotte-Hidden Valley when they travel from Charlotte to San Diego. Book your trip to arrive at San Diego International, San Diego, CA Bus Station, San Diego, CA - Old Town, McClellan–Palomar, or San Diego, CA - La Jolla. The distance between Charlotte and San Diego is 3339 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. Charlotte and San Diego have 401 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Charlotte to San Diego

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Charlotte, CLT can enter San Diego, SAN.

Departure

Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Recommended proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result
  • 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 Charlotte to San Diego?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Charlotte and San Diego takes around 5.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Charlotte and San Diego?
The flight distance between Charlotte and San Diego is 3339 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Charlotte and San Diego?
Several carriers operate flights between Charlotte and San Diego. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Alaska Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Charlotte?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Charlotte and Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, Orlando, Philadelphia, London, San Francisco, Sacramento, Phoenix, San Juan, Cancún, Dallas, New York, Fort Lauderdale, Seattle, Washington, D.C., Austin, Houston, Paris, Chicago.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Diego and Denver, Las Vegas, Austin, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, New York, Phoenix, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Raleigh, Chicago, Orlando, San Antonio, Detroit, Dallas, St. Louis, Cleveland, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, London.
What airports are near Charlotte?
The main airport in Charlotte is Charlotte Douglas International. It is also served by Raleigh–Durham International, Charlotte Douglas International, Asheville Regional, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Myrtle Beach International, Piedmont Triad International, Roanoke–Blacksburg Regional, Concord Regional, Tri-Cities Regional, Columbia Metropolitan.
What airports are near San Diego?
The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, John Wayne, Tijuana International, Ontario International, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Imperial County, Long Beach, Yuma International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Charlotte and San Diego?
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