The cheapest times to fly from FNC to TFN are

  • February 26th to March 18th
  • July 16th to October 21st (except the week of July 23rd)
  • November 5th to November 25th

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 FNC to TFN is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1638 for Thursday flights during early January, or as low as $190 for Friday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Tenerife

Flying from Funchal (FNC) to Tenerife (TFN) will usually cost between $248 to $1262 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $399. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1360. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $961 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $748 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FNC to TFN flight.

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

FNC to TFN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FNC to TFN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Madeira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.59, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $361 (42%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $483. Return trip prices are from the TFN to FNC 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 FNC to TFN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 30 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from FNC to TFN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Las Palmas

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from TFN
  • Usually 57.86% less expensive than TFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See FNC to LPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Tenerife

  • 33 miles (53 km) away from TFN
  • Usually 51.30% less expensive than TFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See FNC to TFS flights


Flight Hacking FNC to TFN

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 FNC to TFN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (FNC > MAD > TFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $337
  • Average savings: $411 (54.98%)

See FNC to LIS flights

Hack #2: Lisbon (FNC > LIS > TFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $366
  • Average savings: $382 (51.1%)

See FNC to MAD flights

Hack #3: Las Palmas (FNC > LPA > TFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $376
  • Average savings: $372 (49.7%)

See FNC to LPA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Azores Airlines, Binter Canarias, British Airways, Iberia, KLM, Tap Air Portugal, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tenerife Norte Airport to Madeira Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 292 miles or 470 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FNC to TFN flight is about 1 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Funchal and Tenerife?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from FNC to TFN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FNC
Origination airport name Madeira Airport
City Funchal
Country Portugal
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -16.8

Return Airport

Destination code TFN
Destination airport name Tenerife Norte Airport
City Tenerife
Country Spain
Latitude 28.5
Longitude -16.3


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