The cheapest times to fly from ADQ to SAN are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • October 8th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADQ to SAN is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1489 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $476 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to San Diego

Flying from Kodiak, AK (ADQ) to San Diego, CA (SAN) will usually cost between $568 to $1116 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $476. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1489. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1013 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $829 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADQ to SAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADQ to SAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADQ to SAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADQ to SAN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kodiak. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $100 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $765. Return trip prices are from the SAN to ADQ flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADQ to SAN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ADQ to SAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SAN
  • Usually 17.85% less expensive than SAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See ADQ to LAX flights


Flight Hacking ADQ to SAN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ADQ to SAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Anchorage, AK (ADQ > ANC > SAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $679
  • Average savings: $150 (18.09%)

See ADQ to ANC flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (ADQ > SEA > SAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $739
  • Average savings: $91 (10.92%)

See ADQ to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADQ to SAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Ravn Alaska, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Diego International Airport to Kodiak Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2387 miles or 3841 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADQ to SAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADQ to SAN flight is about 5 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Kodiak, AK and San Diego, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from ADQ to SAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeADQ
Origination airport nameKodiak Airport
CityKodiak, AK
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSAN
Destination airport nameSan Diego International Airport
CitySan Diego, CA
Countrythe United States


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