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Seattle to San Diego Flights

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Selected fares from Seattle to San Diego

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SEA SAN Sun, Sep 21 - Sat, Sep 27 $134
SEA SAN Wed, Dec 3 - Thu, Dec 4 $153
SEA SAN Thu, Nov 6 - Thu, Nov 13 $177
SEA SAN Thu, Nov 6 - Thu, Nov 13 $189
SEA SAN Wed, Sep 10 - Mon, Sep 15 $194
SEA SAN Sat, Sep 6 - Sat, Sep 13 $202
SEA SAN Wed, Sep 10 - Tue, Sep 16 $266
SEA SAN Sat, Aug 30 - Mon, Sep 1 $352
SEA SAN Thu, Aug 28 - Mon, Sep 1 $761
SEA SAN Mon, Jul 28 - Tue, Jul 29 $1,222

Seattle and San Diego airports and terminals

Airports in Seattle WA, US
map of airports in Seattle
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    SeaTac Airport (SEA)

    Distance from City Center: 10.9 miles

    Carriers for flights from SEA to SAN

    Carriers
    Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines
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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 SEA to SAN

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Alaska Airlines, American Airlines
    Terminal 2 Delta Air Lines
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Cheap flights from Seattle to San Diego

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Featured San Diego Airport Hotels

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Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Carlsbad

3 stars
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Rate includes breakfast

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Residence Inn by Marriott San Diego Carlsbad

3 stars
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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
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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

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4 stars
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Fairfield Inn & Suites San Diego Old Town

2 stars
4.0 / 5 21 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

August

Cheapest weekend flights in August from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 14 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Alaska Airlines $189
Earn $1.89
Return Sat, Aug 16 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Alaska Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Aug 31 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Alaska Airlines $141
Earn $1.41
Return Fri, Sep 5 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Alaska Airlines

Best one-week trip in August from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 28 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines $153
Earn $1.53
Return Thu, Sep 4 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Delta Air Lines
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September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Sep 6 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Alaska Airlines $141
Earn $1.41
Return Mon, Sep 8 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Alaska Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Sep 21 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Alaska Airlines $134
Earn $1.34
Return Sat, Sep 27 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Alaska Airlines

Best one-week trip in September from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 22 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Alaska Airlines $141
Earn $1.41
Return Mon, Sep 29 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Alaska Airlines
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 24 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines $160
Earn $1.60
Return Mon, Oct 27 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sun, Oct 12 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines $153
Earn $1.53
Return Tue, Oct 14 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Delta Air Lines

Best one-week trip in October from Seattle to San Diego

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Oct 14 Seattle (SEA) San Diego (SAN) Delta Air Lines $160
Earn $1.60
Return Tue, Oct 21 San Diego (SAN) Seattle (SEA) Delta Air Lines
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Traveling from Seattle to San Diego

Seattle Airport

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.

Transportation

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.

Weather

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.

Popular Attractions

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

    • 19 direct flights are operating from Seattle to San Diego today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 41m.
    • American Airlines flight 6854 (1:15 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 6854, Boeing 737 Passenger) takes 2h 39m.
    • 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

Equipment Carrier
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