The cheapest times to fly from SAN to EGE are

  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • December 3rd to April 1st (except the weeks of December 10th and December 24th)

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 SAN to EGE is late January. Prices can be as high as $972 for Sunday flights during early November, or as low as $277 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Vail

Flying from San Diego, CA (SAN) to Eagle, CO (EGE) will usually cost between $296 to $669 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $310. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $584. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $274 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $382 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAN to EGE flight.

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

SAN to EGE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAN to EGE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Diego. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $169 (32%) 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 $355. Return trip prices are from the EGE to SAN 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 SAN to EGE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 19 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 SAN to EGE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Denver International Airport (DEN) in Denver, CO

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from EGE
  • Usually 35.39% less expensive than EGE
  • Nonstop flights available

See SAN to DEN flights

Destination alternative #2: Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field Airport (ASE) in Aspen, CO

  • 29 miles (47 km) away from EGE
  • Usually 19.27% less expensive than EGE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SAN to ASE flights

Destination alternative #3: Laramie Regional Airport (LAR) in Laramie, WY

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from EGE
  • Usually 7.99% less expensive than EGE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SAN to LAR flights

Destination alternative #4: Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) in Grand Junction, CO

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from EGE
  • Usually 5.11% less expensive than EGE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SAN to GJT flights

Destination alternative #5: City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) in Colorado Springs, CO

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from EGE
  • Usually 0.92% less expensive than EGE
  • 1-layover flights available

See SAN to COS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Eagle County Regional Airport to San Diego International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 745 miles or 1199 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAN to EGE flight is about 2 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between San Diego, CA and Eagle, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from SAN to EGE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code EGE
Destination airport name Eagle County Regional Airport
City Eagle, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.6
Longitude -106.9


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