The cheapest times to fly from FNT to SFB are

  • January 15th to February 4th
  • July 16th to November 4th (except the week of August 13th)

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 FNT to SFB is early September. Prices can be as high as $502 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $147 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Flint, MI (FNT) to Sanford, FL (SFB) will usually cost between $170 to $420 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $155. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $442. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $287 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $245 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FNT to SFB flight.

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

FNT to SFB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FNT to SFB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Flint. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $90 (29%) 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 $214. Return trip prices are from the SFB to FNT 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 FNT to SFB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 46 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 FNT to SFB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in Jacksonville, FL

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from SFB
  • Usually 5.71% less expensive than SFB
  • 1-layover flights available

See FNT to JAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FNT to SFB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Allegiant, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando Sanford International Airport to Bishop International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 990 miles or 1593 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FNT to SFB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FNT to SFB flight is about 2 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Flint, MI and Sanford, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from FNT to SFB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FNT
Origination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

Return Airport

Destination code SFB
Destination airport name Orlando Sanford International Airport
City Sanford, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.8
Longitude -81.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from FNT to SFB tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SFB heading for FNT about 5 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Sanford, FL is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 5 minutes late


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