The cheapest times to fly from DAB to FLL are

  • January 1st to January 21st
  • July 16th 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 DAB to FLL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1344 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $372 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from Daytona Beach, FL (DAB) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $419 to $776 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $421. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $767. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $346 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $622 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAB to FLL flight.

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

DAB to FLL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAB to FLL 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 $1.74, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $133 (20%) 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 $535. Return trip prices are from the FLL 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 FLL 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 23 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 FLL while comparing.

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

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 26.07% less expensive than FLL
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to MIA flights


Flight Hacking DAB to FLL

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 FLL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $359
  • Average savings: $263 (42.32%)

See DAB to ATL flights

Hack #2: Richmond, VA (DAB > RIC > FLL)

  • Price for both tickets: $412
  • Average savings: $210 (33.71%)

See DAB to RIC flights

Hack #3: Greensboro/High Point, NC (DAB > GSO > FLL)

  • Price for both tickets: $422
  • Average savings: $200 (32.18%)

See DAB to GSO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAB to FLL? 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 Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Daytona Beach International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 222 miles or 357 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAB to FLL flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Daytona Beach, FL and Fort Lauderdale, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from DAB to FLL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DAB
Origination airport name Daytona Beach International Airport
City Daytona Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 29.2
Longitude -81.1

Return Airport

Destination code FLL
Destination airport name Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
City Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.1
Longitude -80.1


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