The cheapest times to fly from RSW to MOB are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)

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 RSW to MOB is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $680 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $155 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Mobile

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Mobile, AL (MOB) will usually cost between $178 to $455 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $192. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $456. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $263 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $287 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to MOB flight.

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

RSW to MOB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to MOB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above 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 $135 (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 $240. Return trip prices are from the MOB to RSW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RSW to MOB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 51 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from RSW to MOB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from MOB
  • Usually 1.57% less expensive than MOB
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to PNS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 487 miles or 784 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to MOB flight is about 1 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Mobile, AL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from RSW to MOB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RSW
Origination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8

Return Airport

Destination code MOB
Destination airport name Mobile Regional Airport
City Mobile, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.7
Longitude -88.2


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