gnv-to-rsw

 

The cheapest times to fly from GNV to RSW are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th
  • November 5th 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 GNV to RSW is early January. Prices can be as high as $825 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $381 for Wednesday flights around early January.

 

When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Gainesville, FL (GNV) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $629 to $690 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $589. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $745. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $155 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $685 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GNV to RSW flight.

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

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GNV to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GNV to RSW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Gainesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.94, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to RSW, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GNV. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Myers, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Gainesville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $46 (7%) 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 $640. Return trip prices are from the RSW to GNV flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GNV to RSW 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 23 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 GNV to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 59.71% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See GNV to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Key West International Airport (EYW) in Key West, FL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 51.68% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GNV to EYW flights

Destination alternative #3: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 41.02% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GNV to TPA flights

Destination alternative #4: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 38.39% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GNV to MCO flights

Destination alternative #5: Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 14.31% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GNV to SRQ flights

Destination alternative #6: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 21.02% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See GNV to MLB flights

 

Flight Hacking GNV to RSW

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 GNV to RSW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Greensboro/High Point, NC (GNV > GSO > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $444
  • Average savings: $241 (35.18%)

See GNV to GSO flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (GNV > DTW > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $459
  • Average savings: $226 (32.99%)

See GNV to DTW flights

Hack #3: Atlanta, GA (GNV > ATL > RSW)

  • Price for both tickets: $481
  • Average savings: $204 (29.78%)

See GNV to ATL flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GNV to RSW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Gainesville Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 220 miles or 354 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GNV to RSW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GNV to RSW flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Gainesville, FL and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from GNV to RSW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code GNV
Origination airport name Gainesville Regional Airport
City Gainesville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 29.7
Longitude -82.3

Return Airport

Destination code RSW
Destination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8

 

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