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The cheapest times to fly from TUS to PSP are

  • July 9th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)
  • December 3rd to March 4th (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

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 TUS to PSP is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $629 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Palm Springs

Flying from Tucson, AZ (TUS) to Palm Springs, CA (PSP) will usually cost between $239 to $515 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $252. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $475. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $223 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $304 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TUS to PSP flight.

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

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TUS to PSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TUS to PSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Tucson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.55, which is above 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 $114 (29%) 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 $282. Return trip prices are from the PSP to TUS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from TUS to PSP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from TUS to PSP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 9.54% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See TUS to ONT flights

Destination alternative #2: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 41.94% less expensive than PSP
  • Nonstop flights available

See TUS to LAX flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 9.54% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See TUS to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: San Diego International Airport (SAN) in San Diego, CA

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 5.43% less expensive than PSP
  • Nonstop flights available

See TUS to SAN flights

Destination alternative #5: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 1.81% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See TUS to SNA flights

Destination alternative #6: Yuma MCAS/Yuma International Airport (YUM) in Yuma, AZ

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 3.95% less expensive than PSP
  • 1-layover flights available

See TUS to YUM flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from TUS to PSP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palm Springs International Airport to Tucson International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 343 miles or 552 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from TUS to PSP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TUS to PSP flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Tucson, AZ and Palm Springs, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 71 available flights from TUS to PSP.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeTUS
Origination airport nameTucson International Airport
CityTucson, AZ
Countrythe United States
Latitude32.1
Longitude-110.9

Return Airport

Destination codePSP
Destination airport namePalm Springs International Airport
CityPalm Springs, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.8
Longitude-116.5

 

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