The cheapest times to fly from FTE to USH are

  • February 5th to July 8th
  • September 24th to October 14th

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 FTE to USH is early to mid March. Prices can be as high as $466 for Friday flights during early November, or as low as $120 for Thursday flights around early to mid March.


When to Fly to Ushuaia

Flying from El Calafate (FTE) to Ushuaia (USH) will usually cost between $131 to $349 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid March with an average ticket price of $150. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early November, with an average price of $354. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $204 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $212 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FTE to USH flight.

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

FTE to USH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FTE to USH flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from El Calafate. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $63 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $194. Return trip prices are from the USH to FTE 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 FTE to USH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FTE to USH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, LATAM, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Islas Malvinas Airport to El Calafate Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 349 miles or 562 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FTE to USH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FTE to USH flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between El Calafate and Ushuaia?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from FTE to USH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FTE
Origination airport name El Calafate Airport
City El Calafate
Country Argentina
Latitude -50.3
Longitude -72.1

Return Airport

Destination code USH
Destination airport name Islas Malvinas Airport
City Ushuaia
Country Argentina
Latitude -54.8
Longitude -68.3


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