The cheapest times to fly from FLL to DSS are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of October 8th)

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 DSS is late September. Prices can be as high as $6219 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1259 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Dakar

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Dakar Thies (DSS) will usually cost between $1261 to $2144 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1271. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2246. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $975 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1486 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to DSS flight.

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

FLL to DSS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to DSS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Dakar, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Lauderdale. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $264 (14%) 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 $1501. Return trip prices are from the DSS 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 DSS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FLL to DSS

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 FLL to DSS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Milan (FLL > MXP > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $905
  • Average savings: $582 (39.13%)

See FLL to MXP flights

Hack #2: Paris (FLL > CDG > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $906
  • Average savings: $580 (39.03%)

See FLL to CDG flights

Hack #3: Barcelona (FLL > BCN > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $943
  • Average savings: $543 (36.54%)

See FLL to BCN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4123 miles or 6635 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to DSS flight is about 8 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Dakar Thies?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from FLL to DSS.


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 DSS
Destination airport name Blaise Diagne International Airport
City Dakar Thies
Country Senegal
Latitude 14.7
Longitude -17.1


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