The cheapest times to fly from ABI to SBY are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • March 19th to May 20th (except the weeks of March 26th and May 7th)
  • October 29th to November 18th

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 ABI to SBY is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1239 for Monday flights during early March, or as low as $349 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Ocean City

Flying from Abilene, TX (ABI) to Salisbury, MD (SBY) will usually cost between $350 to $844 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $367. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $857. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $490 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $535 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABI to SBY flight.

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

ABI to SBY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABI to SBY flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Abilene. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $258 (38%) 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 $406. Return trip prices are from the SBY to ABI 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 ABI to SBY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 32 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 ABI to SBY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) in Washington, DC

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 31.21% less expensive than SBY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABI to DCA flights

Destination alternative #2: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 27.10% less expensive than SBY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABI to BWI flights

Destination alternative #3: Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) in Washington, DC

  • 113 miles (182 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 27.10% less expensive than SBY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABI to IAD flights

Destination alternative #4: Norfolk International Airport (ORF) in Norfolk, VA

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from SBY
  • Usually 24.95% less expensive than SBY
  • 1-layover flights available

See ABI to ORF flights


Flight Hacking ABI to SBY

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ABI to SBY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cincinnati, OH (ABI > CVG > SBY)

  • Price for both tickets: $528
  • Average savings: $7 (1.31%)

See ABI to CVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABI to SBY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport to Abilene Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1417 miles or 2280 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABI to SBY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABI to SBY flight is about 3 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Abilene, TX and Salisbury, MD?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from ABI to SBY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ABI
Origination airport name Abilene Regional Airport
City Abilene, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.4
Longitude -99.7

Return Airport

Destination code SBY
Destination airport name Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
City Salisbury, MD
Country the United States
Latitude 38.3
Longitude -75.5


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