The cheapest times to fly from LPB to SAN are

  • January 22nd to May 6th (except the weeks of February 5th and April 2nd)
  • August 27th to November 25th

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 LPB to SAN is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $2004 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $840 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to San Diego

Flying from La Paz (LPB) to San Diego, CA (SAN) will usually cost between $1030 to $1616 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $1006. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1698. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $692 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1298 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LPB to SAN flight.

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

LPB to SAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LPB to SAN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from La Paz. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $147 (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 $1240. Return trip prices are from the SAN to LPB 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 LPB 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 9 hour 26 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 LPB to SAN while comparing.

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

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SAN
  • Usually 26.24% less expensive than SAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See LPB to LAX flights


Flight Hacking LPB 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 LPB to SAN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (LPB > MIA > SAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $937
  • Average savings: $361 (27.82%)

See LPB to FLL flights

Hack #2: Fort Lauderdale, FL (LPB > FLL > SAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1021
  • Average savings: $277 (21.31%)

See LPB to MIA flights

Hack #3: Bogota (LPB > BOG > SAN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1135
  • Average savings: $163 (12.52%)

See LPB to BOG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Avianca, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4694 miles or 7554 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LPB to SAN flight is about 9 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between La Paz and San Diego, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from LPB to SAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLPB
Origination airport nameEl Alto International Airport
CityLa Paz

Return Airport

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


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