The cheapest times to fly from EWR to FLL are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 EWR to FLL is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $664 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $136 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $146 to $489 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 $163. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $483. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $321 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $254 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to FLL flight.

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

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EWR to FLL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to FLL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below 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 $140 (41%) 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 $205. Return trip prices are from the FLL to EWR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EWR to FLL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 54 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to FLL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1067 miles or 1717 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to FLL flight is about 2 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Fort Lauderdale, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from EWR to FLL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from EWR to FLL tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 45% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 12% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FLL heading for EWR about 27 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Lauderdale, FL is about 25 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • United: 31 minutes late
  • JetBlue: 25 minutes late
  • Spirit: 21 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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