The cheapest times to fly from FLL to BDL are

  • January 8th to February 18th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to December 9th (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 FLL to BDL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $869 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $193 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Hartford

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Hartford, CT (BDL) will usually cost between $203 to $515 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 $211. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $445. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $234 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $274 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to BDL flight.

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

FLL to BDL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to BDL 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 $0.14, 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 $145 (36%) 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 $246. Return trip prices are from the BDL to FLL 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 FLL to BDL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 6 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 BDL while comparing.

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

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 15.69% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to BOS flights

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

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 14.60% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 13.50% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to JFK flights

Destination alternative #4: Westchester County Airport (HPN) in White Plains, NY

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 2.19% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to HPN flights

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

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 2.55% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to EWR flights

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

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from BDL
  • Usually 0.36% less expensive than BDL
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to ORH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Azul, China Eastern, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1175 miles or 1891 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to BDL flight is about 3 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Hartford, CT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from FLL to BDL.


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 BDL
Destination airport name Bradley International Airport
City Hartford, CT
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -72.7


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from FLL to BDL tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 41% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 19% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BDL heading for FLL about 33 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Hartford, CT is about 28 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • JetBlue: 39 minutes late
  • Spirit: 21 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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