Flights to San Diego

Cheap Flights to San Diego

When you think of California, you probably think first of Los Angeles or San Francisco. But if you want to truly experience the best California has to offer, you won't want to forget about San Diego. With its gorgeous beaches, mild climate, and incredible tourist attractions, San Diego is a lovely and enjoyable vacation destination for all ages. If you're looking for the best price to San Diego, you'll want to compare and book your flight through Skyscanner.

What to See and Do in San Diego

When visiting San Diego you won't want to miss Balboa Park. The 1,200-acre space is a great place to take a scenic walk, go for a bike ride, or just relax in one of the many beautifully landscaped gardens. Within the park's borders, you'll also find museums like the San Diego Art Institute, as well as the San Diego Zoo which houses over 650 animal species.

San Diego is also home to many popular sandy beaches. Make sure your hotel is close to a beach that meets your personal needs, as some beaches are more suitable than others for swimming, surfing, or scuba diving. If you're travelling with children, you'll want to be close to Children's Pool Beach. This beach is a favourite location for families due to the man-made wall that protects the beach from ocean waves.

Best Time to Book a Flight to San Diego

On average, temperatures in San Diego do not drop lower than 14°C even in the winter, with ice and snow being very rare occurrences. For this reason, tourists may wish to escape the Canadian weather and visit mild San Diego from November to March. Summers in San Diego are also very popular, as the weather is generally sunny and warm. Though hurricanes in San Diego are rare, the summers can sometimes bring thunderstorms.

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Airports in San Diego

The major airport servicing San Diego is San Diego International Airport (SAN), formerly known as Lindbergh Field. Major Canadian airlines such as Air Canada fly to SAN as well as major US airlines like Southwest Airlines. The airport is located less than twenty minutes from downtown San Diego.

If you will be visiting Mexico, certain airlines also offer shuttle services from San Diego to nearby Tijuana International Airport (TIJ). Also nearby, McCellan-Palomar Airport (CLD) is located in Carlsbad, California, which is part of San Diego County. Currently, the only flights that operate to and from CLD are through private charter planes and air taxis.

Tips for Travelling to San Diego

Canadians are generally permitted to visit the United States without a visa, as long as the trip will not be longer than a few months. San Diego is not considered to have a high crime rate, but as one of USA's largest cities, it is still prudent to keep your passport and personal possessions secure when visiting.

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