The cheapest times to fly from FLL to FNC are

  • January 8th to May 13th (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • October 1st to October 14th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 FNC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2658 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $647 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Madeira

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Funchal (FNC) will usually cost between $740 to $2085 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $758. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2246. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1488 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1251 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to FNC flight.

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

FLL to FNC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to FNC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Madeira, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Lauderdale. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $303 (21%) 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 $1099. Return trip prices are from the FNC 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 FNC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FLL to FNC

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 FNC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (FLL > LGW > FNC)

  • Price for both tickets: $670
  • Average savings: $582 (46.48%)

See FLL to LGW flights

Hack #2: Paris (FLL > ORY > FNC)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $502 (40.13%)

See FLL to ORY flights

Hack #3: Lisbon (FLL > LIS > FNC)

  • Price for both tickets: $752
  • Average savings: $500 (39.93%)

See FLL to LIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3787 miles or 6095 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to FNC flight is about 7 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Funchal?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeFNC
Destination airport nameMadeira Airport


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