Cheap flights from Dallas, TX to San Diego, CA

Flights starting at $74. Choose between American Airlines, Linear Air, or Spirit Airlines to find the best price.

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Cheapest one-way trip

$74

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$128

Cheapest round-trip

$110

Average round-trip

$186

Nonstop flights in December

$128 – $643

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Dallas DFWSan Diego SAN

Frontier Airlines

$110
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Frontier Airlines

$135

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Travelers usually depart from Dallas/Fort Worth International, Dallas Love Field, Dallas, TX - Greyhound station, Dallas, TX - Union Station, or Addison Airport when they travel from Dallas 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 Dallas and San Diego is 1882 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, Linear Air, Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and United Airlines. Dallas and San Diego have 401 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Dallas to San Diego

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Linear Air O2YesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Dallas-Fort Worth, DFW can enter San Diego, SAN.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • 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 Dallas to San Diego?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Dallas and San Diego takes around 3.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Dallas and San Diego?
The flight distance between Dallas and San Diego is 1882 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Dallas and San Diego?
Several carriers operate flights between Dallas and San Diego. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Frontier Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dallas?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dallas and Denver, Las Vegas, Orlando, London, Paris, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Mexico City, New York, Raleigh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Barcelona, Chicago, Sacramento, Seattle, Phoenix, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale.
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, Charlotte, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Raleigh, Chicago, Orlando, San Antonio, Detroit, St. Louis, Cleveland, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, London.
Which airports are there in Dallas?
Dallas is mainly served by Dallas/Fort Worth International. But there are other airports nearby, including Dallas Love Field, Addison Airport.
What airports are near Dallas?
The main airport in Dallas is Dallas/Fort Worth International. It is also served by East Texas Regional, Lawton–Fort Sill Regional, Tyler Pounds Regional, Easterwood, Waco Regional, Wichita Falls Municipal, Killeen–Fort Hood Regional.
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, Hawthorne Municipal, Yuma International.
What buses and trains depart from Dallas?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Dallas, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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