The cheapest times to fly from FWA to MDT are

  • July 16th to August 5th
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 18th (except the week of December 17th)

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 FWA to MDT is early December. Prices can be as high as $555 for Friday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $215 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Harrisburg

Flying from Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) to Harrisburg, PA (MDT) will usually cost between $217 to $411 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $253. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $503. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $250 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $278 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FWA to MDT flight.

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

FWA to MDT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FWA to MDT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Wayne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.39, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Harrisburg, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Wayne. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (32%) 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 $231. Return trip prices are from the MDT to FWA 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 FWA to MDT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 47 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 FWA to MDT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Baltimore, MD

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from MDT
  • Usually 7.01% less expensive than MDT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FWA to BWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FWA to MDT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Harrisburg International Airport to Fort Wayne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 446 miles or 718 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FWA to MDT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FWA to MDT flight is about 1 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Wayne, IN and Harrisburg, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from FWA to MDT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FWA
Origination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2

Return Airport

Destination code MDT
Destination airport name Harrisburg International Airport
City Harrisburg, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.2
Longitude -76.8


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