The cheapest times to fly from FLL to SCL are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • August 6th to December 9th

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 SCL is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1123 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $603 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Santiago

Flying from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) to Santiago (SCL) will usually cost between $651 to $1047 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $649. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1055. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $406 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $828 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLL to SCL flight.

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

FLL to SCL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLL to SCL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fort Lauderdale. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SCL, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FLL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Santiago, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Lauderdale. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $53 (6%) 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 $811. Return trip prices are from the SCL 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 SCL 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 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FLL to SCL

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 SCL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (FLL > LIM > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $699
  • Average savings: $129 (15.53%)

See FLL to LIM flights

Hack #2: Santa Cruz (FLL > VVI > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $767
  • Average savings: $61 (7.37%)

See FLL to VVI flights

Hack #3: Quito (FLL > UIO > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $825
  • Average savings: $3 (0.36%)

See FLL to UIO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, Bahamasair, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4153 miles or 6684 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLL to SCL flight is about 8 hour 27 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from FLL to SCL.


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 SCL
Destination airport name Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport
City Santiago
Country Chile
Latitude -33.4
Longitude -70.8


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