The cheapest times to fly from SBP to PHX are
- January 1st to March 4th
- August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and October 8th)
- December 3rd 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 SBP to PHX is early December. Prices can be as high as $499 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $218 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $231 to $313 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $234. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $358. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $123 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $246 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBP to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SBP to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SBP to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from San Luis Obispo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, 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 $46 (16%) 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 $242. Return trip prices are from the PHX to SBP 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 SBP to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 54 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SBP to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Contour Airlines, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to San Luis County Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 508 miles or 818 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SBP to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBP to PHX flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.
How many flights go between San Luis Obispo, CA and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from SBP to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||San Luis County Regional Airport|
|City||San Luis Obispo, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from SBP to PHX tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 44% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for SBP about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 6 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 8 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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