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Minneapolis to San Diego Flights

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Selected fares from Minneapolis to San Diego

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MSP SAN Thu, Dec 11 - Mon, Dec 15 $198
MSP SAN Wed, Jan 21 - Tue, Jan 27 $254
MSP SAN Fri, Dec 12 - Mon, Dec 15 $267
MSP SAN Fri, Dec 12 - Mon, Dec 15 $284
MSP SAN Mon, Dec 8 - Sun, Dec 14 $284
MSP SAN Fri, Dec 5 - Thu, Dec 11 $291
MSP SAN Mon, Dec 8 - Sun, Dec 14 $390

Minneapolis and San Diego airports and terminals

Airports in Minneapolis MN, US
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  • 1

    Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (MSP)

    Distance from City Center: 7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from MSP to SAN

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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Airports in San Diego CA, US
map of airports in San Diego
  • 1

    San Diego Airport (SAN)

    Distance from City Center: 2 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from MSP to SAN

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
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Cheap flights from Minneapolis to San Diego

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Featured San Diego Airport Hotels

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Homewood Suites by Hilton Carlsbad-North San Diego County

3 stars
4.2 / 5 39 reviews

2223 Palomar Airport Road Map

Free hot breakfast and high speed internet access

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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Carlsbad

3 stars
3.8 / 5 22 reviews

5835 Owens Avenue Map

Rate includes breakfast

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Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Carlsbad

3 stars
3.9 / 5 8 reviews

2000 Faraday Ave. Map

Includes spa treatments & champagne

...The McClellan/Palomar Airport (CLD) is just one mile away making getting to the area for business in Vista, Carlsbad or the US Marine base – Camp Pendleton quick and easy.... More

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Holiday Inn Express SAN DIEGO AIRPORT-OLD TOWN

3 stars
4.0 / 5 98 reviews

1955 San Diego Avenue Map

The Holiday Inn Express San Diego Airport / Old Town is situated in an outstanding location in Americas Finest City.... More

Hotel only $101

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

4 stars
3.8 / 5 490 reviews

1380 Harbor Island Drive Map

Save 15% on your stay, Breakfast Included

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Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town

2 stars
4.0 / 5 12 reviews

3900 Old Town Avenue Map

Tucked away among the birthplace of San Diego, California amid the culture and history of the city, this charming Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott San Diego Old Town provides an escape from... More

November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Nov 14 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines $308
Earn $3.08
Return Mon, Nov 17 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Nov 18 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines $268
Earn $2.68
Return Wed, Nov 19 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in November from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 27 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Sun Country Airlines $284
Earn $2.84
Return Thu, Dec 4 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Sun Country Airlines
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December

Cheapest weekend flights in December from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Sun Country Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Mon, Dec 8 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Sun Country Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Dec 5 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Sun Country Airlines $198
Earn $1.98
Return Mon, Dec 8 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Sun Country Airlines

Best one-week trip in December from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Dec 7 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Sun Country Airlines $205
Earn $2.05
Return Sun, Dec 14 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Sun Country Airlines
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January

Cheapest weekend flights in January from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jan 1 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines $324
Earn $3.24
Return Sun, Jan 4 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Frontier Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 21 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines $254
Earn $2.54
Return Tue, Jan 27 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Frontier Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Minneapolis to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 14 Minneapolis (MSP) San Diego (SAN) Frontier Airlines $284
Earn $2.84
Return Wed, Jan 21 San Diego (SAN) Minneapolis (MSP) Frontier Airlines
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Flying from Minneapolis to San Diego

Airports in Minneapolis

The city of Minneapolis is served by the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. The airport is situated to the southeast of the city. Several domestic airlines and three international airlines serve the airport. Travelers looking for cheap flights from Minneapolis can search for flights from several airlines at once on Orbitz.com, including Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport is a joint military-civilian airport. The airport is situated approximately 10 miles from both downtown Saint Paul and downtown Minneapolis.

Parking at Minneapolis Airport

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport offers a variety of parking options. Covered parking is available for visits lasting more than nine hours at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $22. Value parking is also available at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $16. For visits less than nine hours, short-term parking is available at a rate of $5 for the first hour and up to a maximum of $36 a day.

Transportation at the Minneapolis Airport

Travelers departing from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport can take advantage of a range of transportation services, including car rental companies, van and shuttle services, and taxi services. Public transportation is also available through the Metro Transit. The public bus service serves the Twin Cities metro area. Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Fares average between $38 and $49 for trips to and from downtown Minneapolis. Fares from downtown St. Paul range between $30 and $37.

Restaurants at the Minneapolis Airport

Several dining options are available at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, making it easy for travelers to enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee or a quick snack prior to boarding their flight. Restaurant options include A&W, Burger King, Caribou Coffee, Dunn Bros Coffee, Einstein Bros. Bagels, French Meadow Bakery Cafe, La Brea Bakery Café and Starbucks Coffee. By searching for multiple airlines at once on Orbitz.com, it is easy to find cheap flights from Minneapolis.

Flights to San Diego

Booking flights to San Diego with Orbitz.com helps ensure you get the best rate on your airline tickets. The website makes it easy to find a flight that fits your budget. Orbitz.com searches hundreds of flight combinations to find you a bargain.

San Diego International Airport

The San Diego International Airport is located on North Harbor Drive, approximately three miles from downtown San Diego. The airport has hubs for 20 different airlines, including Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, British Airways, JetBlue and Southwest Airlines. The Orbitz.com website searches flights from all available airlines and displays the results, so you can choose a flight that fits your travel needs and budget.

Parking and Transportation

The San Diego International Airport doesn't allow curbside parking. If you're being picked up from the airport, you'll need to pay for parking. Parking costs $2 for every half hour, with a maximum of $28 per day. The airport offers complimentary shuttle services from the parking lot to the airport terminals. Amtrak and the Metro Bus run between the airport and downtown San Diego every 15 minutes. You can also reserve a taxicab at any of the airport's transportation plazas. Orbitz.com can reserve you a rental car for the duration of your trip. The airport has courtesy phones located near baggage claim, so you can request shuttle service to the car rental company as soon as you arrive.

Dining at the Airport

If you need to grab a quick bite to eat when you arrive, the airport has numerous restaurants, including Monet's California Deli, Pizza Uno, McDonald's and Cramer's Deli. Because Orbitz.com takes care of everything when you book flights to San Diego on the website, you'll have plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before you head to your hotel.

Interesting facts about flights from Minneapolis to San Diego

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Minneapolis to San Diego today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 52m.
    • Alaska Airlines flight 5498 (12:40 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Minneapolis to San Diego.
    • Alaska Airlines flight 5498 (12:40 PM GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's latest available flight from Minneapolis to San Diego.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Minneapolis to San Diego (Alaska Airlines flight 5498, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 52m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Minneapolis to San Diego (Alaska Airlines flight 5498, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 3h 52m.
    • Flights from Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (MSP) to San Diego Airport (SAN) are available for this route.