The cheapest times to fly from DAB to EYW are

  • January 1st to January 14th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 9th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 DAB to EYW is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1230 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $397 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Key West

Flying from Daytona Beach, FL (DAB) to Key West, FL (EYW) will usually cost between $453 to $879 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $452. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $930. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $477 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $685 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAB to EYW flight.

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

DAB to EYW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAB to EYW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Daytona Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.32, which is 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 $120 (15%) 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 $616. Return trip prices are from the EYW to DAB 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 DAB to EYW 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 34 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 DAB to EYW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 32.92% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Jose Marti International Airport (HAV) in Havana

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 15.77% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to HAV flights

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

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 9.27% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to FLL flights

Destination alternative #4: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 8.91% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to RSW flights


Flight Hacking DAB to EYW

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 DAB to EYW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Atlanta, GA (DAB > ATL > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $515
  • Average savings: $171 (24.89%)

See DAB to ATL flights

Hack #2: Pensacola, FL (DAB > PNS > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $547
  • Average savings: $138 (20.15%)

See DAB to PNS flights

Hack #3: Richmond, VA (DAB > RIC > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $568
  • Average savings: $118 (17.15%)

See DAB to RIC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAB to EYW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Key West International Airport to Daytona Beach International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 322 miles or 518 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DAB to EYW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAB to EYW flight is about 1 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Daytona Beach, FL and Key West, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from DAB to EYW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDAB
Origination airport nameDaytona Beach International Airport
CityDaytona Beach, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeEYW
Destination airport nameKey West International Airport
CityKey West, FL
Countrythe United States


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