The cheapest times to fly from FTU to RUN are

  • January 22nd to September 23rd (except the weeks of March 26th, April 2nd, April 30th, July 23rd, July 30th, and August 6th)
  • October 29th to November 18th

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 FTU to RUN is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $378 for Monday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $309 for Friday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Saint-Denis

Flying from Fort Dauphin (FTU) to Reunion Island (RUN) will usually cost between $309 to $364 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $309. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $378. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $69 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $312 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FTU to RUN flight.

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

FTU to RUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FTU to RUN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Taolagnaro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RUN, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into FTU. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Saint-Denis, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Taolagnaro. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $26 (7%) 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 $309. Return trip prices are from the RUN to FTU 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 FTU to RUN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FTU to RUN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Austral, Air Madagascar, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from La Reunion Roland Garros Airport to Marillac Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 615 miles or 990 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FTU to RUN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FTU to RUN flight is about 2 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Dauphin and Reunion Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 2 available flights from FTU to RUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FTU
Origination airport name Marillac Airport
City Fort Dauphin
Country Madagascar
Latitude -25
Longitude 47

Return Airport

Destination code RUN
Destination airport name La Reunion Roland Garros Airport
City Reunion Island
Country Reunion
Latitude -20.9
Longitude 55.5


Other Resources

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