The cheapest times to fly from FLL to ERI are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the week of May 7th)
  • July 9th to July 22nd
  • August 13th 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 FLL to ERI is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $868 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $201 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Erie

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Erie, PA (ERI) will usually cost between $221 to $561 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 $258. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $515. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $258 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $345 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to ERI flight.

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

FLL to ERI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to ERI 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 $0.19, which is 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 $189 (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 $269. Return trip prices are from the ERI 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 ERI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 58 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 FLL to ERI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 37.97% less expensive than ERI
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to CLE flights

Destination alternative #2: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 28.26% less expensive than ERI
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to BUF flights

Destination alternative #3: Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) in Pittsburgh, PA

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 25.07% less expensive than ERI
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to PIT flights

Destination alternative #4: Akron-Canton Regional Airport (CAK) in Akron, OH

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 22.90% less expensive than ERI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FLL to CAK flights

Destination alternative #5: Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in Rochester, NY

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 12.46% less expensive than ERI
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to ROC flights

Destination alternative #6: Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from ERI
  • Usually 8.41% less expensive than ERI
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to YYZ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FLL to ERI? 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 Erie International/Tom Ridge Field Airport to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1106 miles or 1780 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to ERI flight is about 2 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Erie, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from FLL to ERI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFLL
Origination airport nameFort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
CityFort Lauderdale, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeERI
Destination airport nameErie International/Tom Ridge Field Airport
CityErie, PA
Countrythe United States


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