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Low season

FebruaryBest time to beat the crowds with an average 34% drop in price.

High season

SeptemberMost popular time to fly with an average 50% increase in price.

Average price round-trip

$105(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal round-trip

$102or less

Good deal one-way

$74or less

When to book flights from Phoenix to San Diego

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $74 or less one-way and $102 or less round-trip.
  • The cheapest flight from Phoenix to San Diego was found 12 days before departure, on average.
  • Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be August, September and October. The cheapest month to fly is February.
  • Morning departure is around 19% cheaper than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top airlines flying Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to San Diego

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

7.2
American Airlines
Overall score based on 45,475 reviews
7.5
Boarding
7.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
6.9
Entertainment
6.7
Food
Airline reviews

Cons: "They didn’t board us closer to the front just because we had an hour layover. Barely had time to go thru customs n tsa to make it to the gateof our connecting flight."

Pros: "Totally fine"
Cons: "It was fine"

Pros: "Nothing."
Cons: "I have flown this airline many times and never once have we ever taken off on time. We left 2 and a half hours late and the people that work for them are grumps all the time. Never flying them again."

Cons: "difficult connecting to wifi."

Pros: "It was hastle free"

Pros: "Short flight"
Cons: "Numerous delays."

Pros: "Staff was awesome!"
Cons: "As was getting in line for security, overheard it was at least a one-half hour wait. The wait was actually pretty close to 1/2 hr."

Pros: "Quick and easy thanks"

Pros: "Sittings on the tarmac for 90 minutes no airs no waters. 114 degrees"
Cons: "The very least employees should offer customer some waters to cool of"

Pros: "Staff on the plane was pleasant."
Cons: "When I checked in I wasn't given a seat assignment. I had to wait until I got to the gate."

Pros: "santa ana airport"
Cons: "charged me $50 when i checked in my suitcase."

Cons: "Could not read paper when passenger in front reclined seat. No space between rows."

Pros: "Boarding was swift. Gate staff was friendly."
Cons: "Phone charging stations at gate were down at every gate in the terminal. We waited nearly 45 minutes on the plane at the gate for a "flight attendant that is going to hitch a ride to make a flight from San Diego to Charlotte." This was obnoxious! We waited for almost as long as the flight was scheduled to take. Poor form."

Cons: "Took my bag for no reason, I flew there with it."

Pros: "Very smooth"
Cons: "I didn't not like anything."

Cons: "Power cord plug-ins for cell phone in passenger lounge were limited. Wish standard seating allowed for more width, better way to avoid reclined seat in front."

Pros: "Great service!"

Cons: "Price"

Pros: "I love the cookies"
Cons: "I wish my seat would recline more"

Pros: "Everything was great could have done nothing to improve wonderful set"
Cons: "Everything was great magnificent service no complaints"

Pros: "comfortable seating"

Cons: "They forced me to check my bag in to baggage claim instead of at the gate. The airport staff were extremely rude and disrespectful."

Pros: "Service"
Cons: "Everything was perfect"

Pros: "Everything was nice and comfy"
Cons: "Nothing everything is perfect"

Cons: "That there is no internet"

Cons: "No seemed happy at all."

Pros: "Nothing stood out"
Cons: "Nothing stood out"

Pros: "Smooth boarding"
Cons: "No entertainment"

Pros: "The touchscreen was pretty awesome"
Cons: "Loud passengers"

Pros: "Everything"

Cons: "delayed"

Cons: "See my previous comment"

Pros: "Bathroom!!"
Cons: "There were no screens by each place!!"

Cons: "It did not happen! Had to taxi to Austin!"

Pros: "NOTHING"
Cons: "Everything. DELAYS___DELAYS"

Pros: "AM staff were helpful and pleasant when I asked questions."

Pros: "Yes"
Cons: "Yes"

Cons: "1 hour late. And when the pilot made announcements during the movie it would not pause. We missed parts of the movie. It was annoying."

Pros: "Quick flight, stewardesses still offered complimentary drinks, a/c worked well."

Cons: "Terrible side to side of aeroport to get conetion fly with out time"

Pros: "on time..."

Pros: "Everything. I was amazed and extra appreciative that my checked bag made what turned out to be a very tight connection! Thanks!"
Cons: "Everything was great. I would like to connect that it would be nice to have a not applicable rating option for food and entertainment as they are often not applicable but having to choose something effects the overall rating."

Pros: "Fast shuttle to our hotel"
Cons: "Heat"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "HORRIBLE!!!!"

Pros: "See above."
Cons: "See above."

Cons: "My wifi didn't work"

Cons: "too many upset babies"

Pros: "All OK!"

Pros: "Excellent"

Pros: "Super friendly crew"

Pros: "Very comfy. Got in early."
Cons: "Need The Rona to be done already! No in-flight service"

Pros: "Great prices!"
Cons: "Spread people out before boarding"

Pros: "Seat very small and uncomfortable"

Cons: "All Kiosk check in machines were out of service and there was only two attendants at the desk checking people in. The check in process took very long ."

Pros: "nothing"
Cons: "That Airline stole clothes out of the luagage"

Pros: "Good and easy to pay your tickets on kayak fly and hotel"

Pros: "$60 bag checking $55 for carry on $21 for seat selection"
Cons: "$60 bag checking $55 for carry on $21 for seat selection pay for water on board"

Pros: "Quick simple"

Pros: "The friendliness of the attendants."

Pros: "Love the low rates !!"

Pros: "NA"
Cons: "Frontier just lost this customer for life. I'll pay a hundred dollars more to fly United. Getting socked in the face and drug out of my seat by the SS sounds more appealing than ever flying with Frontier again."

Cons: "Delayed 6 hours. Enough said."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "They changed the gate and told no one and the plane was delayed and they gave no notice"

Pros: "Way to cramped. No adjustment for seat. No padding."
Cons: "Nothing complimentary to eat or drink."

Cons: "No food"

Pros: "Happy energetic voice of pilot"
Cons: "Plane left an hour late."

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Delay after delay after delay"

Cons: "The same 2 screaming babies entire flights. Attendants allowed with no assistance."

Pros: "One of the stewardesses was in a great mood which was nice."
Cons: "There were moths flying around in the plane which made me very uncomfortable."

Pros: "Cheap ticket"
Cons: "I felt nickle and dimes for everything"

Pros: "Are you kidding?"

Pros: "Delayed 2 plus hours no plane no explanation no offer nothing"
Cons: "Waiting all night"

Pros: "^"
Cons: "^"

Cons: "Delayed"

Cons: "Boarding was late"

Cons: "Everything"

Pros: "Great staff"
Cons: "It was a bit delayed"

Pros: "Speedy boarding, take off was smooth."
Cons: "Seating was a little cramp, landing was rough."

Cons: "There should be a complementary Drink other than Ice water"

Cons: "Bag fees"

Cons: "no precheck available?"

Pros: "Nothing, never use them again EVER"
Cons: "NOTHING0 ZILCH"

Cons: "Lost my bag, enough said"

Cons: "The seat headrest was uncomfortable hard to sleep.."

Pros: "Check in was done quickly"

Pros: "Nothing"
Cons: "Same as above"

Cons: "Paying for carry on."

Pros: "Its very god"

Pros: "We arrived early"

Pros: "Seat comfortabke"
Cons: "Too many fees: very disappointed! Checking in at terminal was awful. VERY long wait:"

Cons: "Delay and Carry-luggage is charged"

Pros: "Not a thing!"
Cons: "The lack of empathy for my situation."

Pros: "Very horrible service bumpy ride"

Pros: "Once I found out I have to for everything from carry on to water there was nothing to like about booking on Frontier."

Pros: "Saa"
Cons: "Saa"

Pros: "overall it was good."
Cons: "I HATE the bag fees"

Pros: "Cheap, until you had to pay for bags and drinks."
Cons: "Had to wait for over 1/2 hour to disembark."

Pros: "Great company, good service, no complaints"
Cons: "You have to pay for food"

Cons: "No free soft drinks.."

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