The cheapest times to fly from FLN to SBN are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 5th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • August 6th to November 4th (except the weeks of October 1st and 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 FLN to SBN is early February. Prices can be as high as $3300 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1445 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to South Bend

Flying from Florianopolis (FLN) to South Bend, IN (SBN) will usually cost between $1603 to $2518 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $1641. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2929. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1768 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLN to SBN flight.

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

FLN to SBN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLN to SBN flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Florianópolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $307 (15%) 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 $1759. Return trip prices are from the SBN to FLN 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 FLN to SBN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 38 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 FLN to SBN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 17.99% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See FLN to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 2.57% less expensive than SBN
  • 2-layover flights available

See FLN to IND flights


Flight Hacking FLN to SBN

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 FLN to SBN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (FLN > JFK > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1127
  • Average savings: $641 (36.26%)

See FLN to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (FLN > EWR > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1134
  • Average savings: $634 (35.86%)

See FLN to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (FLN > LGA > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1197
  • Average savings: $571 (32.3%)

See FLN to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FLN to SBN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, KLM, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from South Bend International Airport to Hercilio Luz International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5365 miles or 8634 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FLN to SBN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLN to SBN flight is about 10 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Florianopolis and South Bend, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from FLN to SBN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FLN
Origination airport name Hercilio Luz International Airport
City Florianopolis
Country Brazil
Latitude -27.7
Longitude -48.5

Return Airport

Destination code SBN
Destination airport name South Bend International Airport
City South Bend, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41.7
Longitude -86.3


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