The cheapest times to fly from FLG to SAN are

  • July 9th to July 29th
  • October 15th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 FLG to SAN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $611 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $208 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to San Diego

Flying from Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) to San Diego, CA (SAN) will usually cost between $208 to $404 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $213. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $391. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $178 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $246 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLG to SAN flight.

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

FLG to SAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLG to SAN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Grand Canyon Village. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FLG. 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 $89 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $226. Return trip prices are from the SAN to FLG 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 FLG to SAN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 37 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 FLG to SAN while comparing.

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

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SAN
  • Usually 8.33% less expensive than SAN
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLG to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 357 miles or 575 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLG to SAN flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Flagstaff, AZ and San Diego, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 31 available flights from FLG to SAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FLG
Origination airport name Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City Flagstaff, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 35.1
Longitude -111.7

Return Airport

Destination code SAN
Destination airport name San Diego International Airport
City San Diego, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -117.2


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