The cheapest times to fly from SAN to VLC are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • October 1st 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 SAN to VLC is late January. Prices can be as high as $1937 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $805 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Valencia

Flying from San Diego, CA (SAN) to Valencia (VLC) will usually cost between $822 to $1643 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 $833. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1703. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $870 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1290 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAN to VLC flight.

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

SAN to VLC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAN to VLC 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 $0.13, which is far 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 $166 (13%) 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 $1141. Return trip prices are from the VLC 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 VLC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAN to VLC

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 VLC — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $826
  • Average savings: $465 (36.01%)

See SAN to MIA flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (SAN > BOS > VLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $831
  • Average savings: $459 (35.58%)

See SAN to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SAN > JFK > VLC)

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $452 (35%)

See SAN to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6011 miles or 9674 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAN to VLC flight is about 11 hour 48 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from SAN to VLC.


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 VLC
Destination airport name Valencia Airport
City Valencia
Country Spain
Latitude 39.5
Longitude -0.5


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