The cheapest times to fly from ACY to RSW are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • July 16th to October 28th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 ACY to RSW is early September. Prices can be as high as $741 for Friday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $187 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Atlantic City, NJ (ACY) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $195 to $741 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 $203. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $696. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $493 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $350 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACY to RSW flight.

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

ACY to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACY to RSW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Atlantic City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $115 (27%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $312. Return trip prices are from the RSW to ACY 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 ACY to RSW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 45 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 ACY to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 15.31% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See ACY to TPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 14.45% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See ACY to MCO flights

Destination alternative #3: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 5.58% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See ACY to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 984 miles or 1584 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACY to RSW flight is about 2 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlantic City, NJ and Fort Myers, FL?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeACY
Origination airport nameAtlantic City International Airport
CityAtlantic City, NJ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeRSW
Destination airport nameSouthwest Florida International Airport
CityFort Myers, FL
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ACY to RSW tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 32% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 52% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave RSW heading for ACY about 6 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Myers, FL is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Spirit: 6 minutes late


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