Seattle to San Diego Flights
Seattle and San Diego airports and terminals
Airports in Seattle WA, US
SeaTac Airport (SEA)
Distance from City Center: 10.9 miles
Carriers for flights from SEA to SAN
CarriersAlaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Cheap flights from Seattle to San Diego
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
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Cheapest weekend flights in October from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Thu, Oct 30||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Virgin America||
|Return Sun, Nov 2||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Virgin America|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Sun, Oct 26||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Alaska Airlines||
|Return Thu, Oct 30||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Alaska Airlines|
Best one-week trip in October from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Fri, Oct 17||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Frontier Airlines||
|Return Fri, Oct 24||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Frontier Airlines|
Cheapest weekend flights in November from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Sat, Nov 22||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Alaska Airlines||
|Return Sun, Nov 23||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Alaska Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Mon, Nov 24||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Delta Air Lines||
|Return Wed, Dec 3||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Delta Air Lines|
Best one-week trip in November from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Sat, Nov 22||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Virgin America||
|Return Sat, Nov 29||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Virgin America|
Cheapest weekend flights in December from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Sat, Dec 6||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Virgin America||
|Return Mon, Dec 8||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Virgin America|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Wed, Dec 10||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Delta Air Lines||
|Return Sun, Dec 14||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Delta Air Lines|
Best one-week trip in December from Seattle to San Diego
|Leave Tue, Dec 23||Seattle (SEA)||San Diego (SAN)||Virgin America||
|Return Tue, Dec 30||San Diego (SAN)||Seattle (SEA)||Virgin America|
Traveling from Seattle to San Diego
While Seattle is home to several airports, the only one that handles commercial flights is the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Also known as Sea-Tac, this airport is responsible for all incoming flights, along with flights from Seattle. Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways are a few airlines that operate out of this airport. Located in SeaTac, Washington, the airport sits along the intersection of three state routes: 99, 518, and 509. Though the airport has three terminals, only the Concourse Terminal and North Satellite Terminal handle domestic flights. The South Satellite Terminal specializes in international flights. It's just a short drive from the airport to downtown.
When you need to reach your hotel quickly, head for the public transportation system, which consists of Sound Transit and Metro Transit. The buses and light rails only cost a few dollars, and you can visit the sales counter at any station to purchase tickets for your trip. The light rail system drops passengers directly at some of the top hotels in the downtown area. Seattle uses a grid system for its roads, which makes finding your hotel easy if you drive. You can use the Orbitz.com sign to look for rental cars from the airport.
If you visit during the spring, winter, or fall, you need a warm coat and an umbrella. Though the city does not get snow, it does get a high amount of rain during these seasons, and temperatures that can drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The summer is much warmer, with temperatures in the high 70s and less rainfall.
Seattle is home to dozens of cultural activities and attractions, including the Seattle International Film Festival, the Henry Art Galley, the Woodland Park Zoo, and the Seattle Underground Tour, which takes you through older parts of the city. When you look for flights from Seattle on Orbitz.com, take a few minutes to look for other low-cost attractions in the city.
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 Seattle to San Diego
- 16 direct flights are operating from Seattle to San Diego today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 38m.
- American Airlines flight 6854 (1:20 AM GMT, Boeing 737 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Seattle to San Diego.
- American Airlines flight 7081 (2:55 PM GMT, Boeing 737 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Seattle to San Diego.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Seattle to San Diego (American Airlines flight 6856, Boeing 737 Passenger) takes 2h 33m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Seattle to San Diego (Delta Air Lines flight 5786, Embraer 175) takes 2h 48m.
- Flights from SeaTac Airport (SEA) to San Diego Airport (SAN) are available for this route.
Aircraft options between Seattle and San Diego
|Boeing 737-700 Passenger||Alaska Airlines|
|Boeing 737-400 Passenger||Alaska Airlines|
|Boeing 737 Passenger||American Airlines|
|Boeing 737-900 (Winglets) Passenger||Alaska Airlines|
|Boeing 737-900 Passenger||Alaska Airlines|
|Boeing 737-800 Passenger||Delta Air Lines|
|Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger||Alaska Airlines|
|Airbus Industrie A320||Delta Air Lines|
|Embraer 175||Delta Air Lines|
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