The cheapest times to fly from SAT to PHX are
- August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)
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 SAT to PHX is mid October. Prices can be as high as $746 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $249 for Wednesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from San Antonio, TX (SAT) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $250 to $371 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $258. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $412. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $154 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $285 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAT to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SAT to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SAT to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Antonio. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.
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 $25 (8%) 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 $294. Return trip prices are from the PHX to SAT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SAT to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 30 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SAT to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, China Eastern, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to San Antonio International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 841 miles or 1353 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SAT to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAT to PHX flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.
How many flights go between San Antonio, TX and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from SAT to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Antonio International Airport|
|City||San Antonio, TX|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from SAT to PHX tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 27% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for SAT about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Southwest: 10 minutes late
- American: 20 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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