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The cheapest times to fly from FLL to ALB are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 14th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 FLL to ALB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $846 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $199 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to Albany

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Albany, NY (ALB) will usually cost between $209 to $550 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 $213. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $507. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $294 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $306 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to ALB flight.

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

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FLL to ALB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to ALB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ALB, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into FLL. 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 Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $246. Return trip prices are from the ALB to FLL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FLL to ALB 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 FLL to ALB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Logan International Airport (BOS) in Boston, MA

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 24.39% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to BOS flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 23.40% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: Westchester County Airport (HPN) in White Plains, NY

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 12.27% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to HPN flights

Destination alternative #4: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 22.42% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #5: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 12.60% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to EWR flights

Destination alternative #6: Worcester Regional Airport (ORH) in Worcester, MA

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from ALB
  • Usually 10.64% less expensive than ALB
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to ORH flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FLL to ALB? 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 Albany International Airport to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1207 miles or 1942 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to ALB flight is about 3 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Albany, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from FLL to ALB.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code ALB
Destination airport name Albany International Airport
City Albany, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.7
Longitude -73.8

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from FLL to ALB tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 52% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 26% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave ALB heading for FLL about 78 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Albany, NY is about 71 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • JetBlue: 78 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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