The cheapest times to fly from ACK to EWB are

  • August 6th to February 4th

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 ACK to EWB is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $1479 for Tuesday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $158 for Sunday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to New Bedford

Flying from Nantucket, MA (ACK) to New Bedford/Fall River, MA (EWB) will usually cost between $168 to $1150 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $174. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1479. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1305 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $198 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACK to EWB flight.

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

ACK to EWB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACK to EWB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Nantucket. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.22, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to EWB, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into ACK. Tuesdays 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 $448 (71%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $180. Return trip prices are from the EWB to ACK 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 ACK to EWB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 5 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 ACK to EWB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Barnstable Municipal-Boardman/Polando Field Airport (HYA) in Hyannis, MA

  • 35 miles (56 km) away from EWB
  • Usually 4.04% less expensive than EWB
  • Nonstop flights available

See ACK to HYA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ACK to EWB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from New Bedford Regional Airport to Nantucket Memorial Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 55 miles or 89 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ACK to EWB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACK to EWB flight is about 1 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Nantucket, MA and New Bedford/Fall River, MA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from ACK to EWB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ACK
Origination airport name Nantucket Memorial Airport
City Nantucket, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -70.1

Return Airport

Destination code EWB
Destination airport name New Bedford Regional Airport
City New Bedford/Fall River, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.7
Longitude -71


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