The cheapest times to fly from SAN to HYD are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 21st to July 22nd (except the weeks of June 4th, June 18th, and July 2nd)
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 HYD is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $3767 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $940 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Hyderabad

Flying from San Diego, CA (SAN) to Hyderabad (HYD) will usually cost between $961 to $1638 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $974. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $2131. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1157 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1147 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAN to HYD flight.

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

SAN to HYD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAN to HYD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from San Diego. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HYD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into SAN. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Hyderabad, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San Diego. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $96 (7%) 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 $1150. Return trip prices are from the HYD 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 HYD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAN to HYD

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 SAN to HYD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Singapore (SAN > SIN > HYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1019
  • Average savings: $128 (11.16%)

See SAN to SIN flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (SAN > HKG > HYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1067
  • Average savings: $81 (7.02%)

See SAN to HKG flights

Hack #3: Kuala Lumpur (SAN > KUL > HYD)

  • Price for both tickets: $1069
  • Average savings: $78 (6.8%)

See SAN to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Gulf Air, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Kuwait Airways, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, Vistara, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8832 miles or 14214 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAN to HYD flight is about 16 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between San Diego, CA and Hyderabad?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from SAN to HYD.


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 HYD
Destination airport name Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
City Hyderabad
Country India
Latitude 17.2
Longitude 78.4


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