The cheapest times to fly from FLL to PSE are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • September 3rd to November 11th (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 PSE is late January. Prices can be as high as $922 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $359 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Ponce

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Ponce, PR (PSE) will usually cost between $387 to $708 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $394. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $810. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $416 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $451 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to PSE flight.

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

FLL to PSE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to PSE 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 $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PSE, 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 $70 (13%) 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 $456. Return trip prices are from the PSE 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 PSE 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 50 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 PSE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU) in San Juan, PR

  • 47 miles (76 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 34.20% less expensive than PSE
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to SJU flights

Destination alternative #2: Rafael Hernandez Airport (BQN) in Aguadilla, PR

  • 50 miles (80 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 21.51% less expensive than PSE
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to BQN flights

Destination alternative #3: Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Punta Cana

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 17.96% less expensive than PSE
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to PUJ flights

Destination alternative #4: Cyril E King Airport (STT) in Charlotte Amalie, VI

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from PSE
  • Usually 15.58% less expensive than PSE
  • Nonstop flights available

See FLL to STT flights


Flight Hacking FLL to PSE

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 PSE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (FLL > MCO > PSE)

  • Price for both tickets: $439
  • Average savings: $13 (2.77%)

See FLL to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Emirates, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Silver Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1032 miles or 1661 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to PSE flight is about 2 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Lauderdale, FL and Ponce, PR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from FLL to PSE.


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 PSE
Destination airport name Mercedita Airport
City Ponce, PR
Country the United States
Latitude 18
Longitude -66.6


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