The cheapest times to fly from SAN to WAW are

  • January 8th to March 18th
  • 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 WAW is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1737 for Friday flights during mid July, or as low as $785 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Warsaw

Flying from San Diego, CA (SAN) to Warsaw (WAW) will usually cost between $865 to $1535 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $958. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $1520. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $562 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1131 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAN to WAW flight.

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

SAN to WAW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAN to WAW 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 $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to WAW, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into SAN. Fridays 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 $126 (10%) 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 $1091. Return trip prices are from the WAW 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 WAW 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 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SAN to WAW

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 WAW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Copenhagen (SAN > CPH > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $839
  • Average savings: $293 (25.86%)

See SAN to CPH flights

Hack #2: Oslo (SAN > OSL > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $846
  • Average savings: $285 (25.2%)

See SAN to OSL flights

Hack #3: Billund (SAN > BLL > WAW)

  • Price for both tickets: $871
  • Average savings: $260 (22.99%)

See SAN to BLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6048 miles or 9733 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAN to WAW flight is about 11 hour 52 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from SAN to WAW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeWAW
Destination airport nameWarsaw Chopin Airport


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