The cheapest times to fly from ALB to FLL are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- August 20th to November 18th
- 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 ALB to FLL is early September. Prices can be as high as $806 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $202 for Tuesday flights around early September.
When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale
Flying from Albany, NY (ALB) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $208 to $583 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 $213. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $553. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $340 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $279 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ALB to FLL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ALB to FLL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the ALB to FLL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Albany. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FLL, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ALB. 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 $168 (40%) 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 $241. Return trip prices are from the FLL to ALB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from ALB to FLL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 9 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 ALB to FLL while comparing.
- 128 miles (206 km) away from FLL
- Usually 19.00% less expensive than FLL
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from ALB to FLL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Silver Airways, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Albany International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1207 miles or 1942 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from ALB to FLL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop ALB to FLL flight is about 3 hour 9 minutes.
How many flights go between Albany, NY and Fort Lauderdale, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from ALB to FLL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Albany International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport|
|City||Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from ALB to FLL tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 71% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FLL heading for ALB about 84 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Lauderdale, FL is about 61 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- JetBlue: 84 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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