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The cheapest times to fly from BOS to RSW are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 3rd to February 11th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BOS to RSW is early September. Prices can be as high as $740 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $117 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Boston, MA (BOS) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $146 to $449 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $132. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $324 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $213 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOS to RSW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BOS to RSW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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BOS to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOS to RSW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Boston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (36%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $190. Return trip prices are from the RSW to BOS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BOS to RSW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 14 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from BOS to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 5.41% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOS to PBI flights

Destination alternative #2: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 1.41% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See BOS to TPA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BOS to RSW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Logan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1251 miles or 2013 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BOS to RSW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOS to RSW flight is about 3 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Boston, MA and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from BOS to RSW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeBOS
Origination airport nameLogan International Airport
CityBoston, MA
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.4
Longitude-71

Return Airport

Destination codeRSW
Destination airport nameSouthwest Florida International Airport
CityFort Myers, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude26.5
Longitude-81.8

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BOS to RSW tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave RSW heading for BOS about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Myers, FL is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Republic: 9 minutes late
  • JetBlue: 11 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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