Cheap Tickets from San Diego to Phoenix

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Take advantage of the competitive fare on the route San Diego (CA) to Phoenix (AZ). The route is served by leading Low Cost and Mainline carriers of the US. We have offered you travel tools to help you sort the list of San Diego to Phoenix flights by departure and arrival timing, number of stop, and availability of free checked-in baggage. Confirm your air ticket booking online. You may also take help of one of our travel experts available over the phone.

San Diego to Phoenix Flight Information

Departure Airport in San Diego, CA

San Diego Airport

Official Name: San Diego International Airport

Airport Code: SAN

Location: 3 mi (4.8 km) northwest of Downtown San Diego, California

Quick Facts about SAN: The airport is a focus city for Alaska Airlines and Southwest Airlines

Arrival Airport in Phoenix, AZ

 Phoenix International Airport

Official Name: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

Airport Code: PHX

Location: 3 miles (4.8 km) east of downtown Phoenix

Quick Facts: The airport serves as the sixth-largest hub for American Airlines with over 250 daily departures to 102 destinations in 5 countries.

Operating Airlines

Airlines Flights by Stop Departure Airport Arrival Airport Connection Airport
Frontier (F9) Nonstop SAN PHX Not applicable
American (AA) Nonstop SAN PHX Not applicable
American (AA) 1-Stop SAN PHX Dallas Fort Worth (DFW)
Alaska (AS) 1-Stop SAN PHX Seattle (SEA)
United (UA) 1-Stop SAN PHX Chicago (ORD)
Alaska (AS) 1-Stop SAN PHX San Francisco (SFO)

Flight Distance, Flight Time

Flight distance: 304 miles/490 km

Flight time: 51 minutes

Time Difference: 0 minutes

The flight time is calculated by assuming the aircraft speed as 804.67 km or 500 miles per hour. The flight distance is straight aerial distance between the two points. Also, the flight time is only the time spent in the air, i.e., it doesn’t include the take-off and landing times. If there is a technical stop-over or layover, the overall travel time increases further.

Phoenix Tourism Season


Spring (February to April)


Summer (May to October)


Winter (November to January)

Frequently Asked Questions

What percentage of departure flights take off on time at San Diego Airport?

The airport had 11,708k flight departures to domestic destinations and of them only 81% were on time. The average delayed departure minutes equaled 57.95.

What percentage of arrival flights gets delayed at Phoenix Airport?

Twenty percent of the total arrival flights (21,359k) were delayed at the airport last year. The average delay minutes equaled 64.07 minutes.

Which is the best airline to fly from San Diego to Phoenix?

Alaska Airlines (AS) tops the list of carriers operating on this route by on-time performance. The data is sourced from OAG OTP Report (June ’18 – May ’19)

Airlines On-Time Flight % Total Flights
Alaska Airlines (AS) 80.7 456,996
American Airlines (AA) 78.9 2,320,441
United Airlines (UA) 76.9 1,769,122
Frontier (F9) 69.4 127,358

Which airlines has the cheapest air ticket on this route?

Frontier Airlines. It’s one of the leading low-cost carriers in the US.