The cheapest times to fly from DRO to RSW are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 16th to June 17th (except the weeks of May 7th and May 21st)
  • August 13th to August 26th
  • September 24th to November 18th (except the week of October 1st)

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 DRO to RSW is early November. Prices can be as high as $1031 for Saturday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $549 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Durango, CO (DRO) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $564 to $734 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $721. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $159 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $604 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRO to RSW flight.

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

DRO to RSW Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $74 (11%) 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 $579. Return trip prices are from the RSW to DRO 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 DRO to RSW can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 1 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 DRO to RSW while comparing.

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

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 6.71% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to MIA flights

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

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 1.90% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Durango La Plata County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1685 miles or 2712 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRO to RSW flight is about 4 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Durango, CO and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from DRO to RSW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DRO
Origination airport name Durango La Plata County Airport
City Durango, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -107.7

Return Airport

Destination code RSW
Destination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8


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