The cheapest times to fly from IND to PGD are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • July 16th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 11th

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 IND to PGD is mid August. Prices can be as high as $618 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $158 for Monday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Punta Gorda

Flying from Indianapolis, IN (IND) to Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) will usually cost between $168 to $500 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $158. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $576. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $418 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $231 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IND to PGD flight.

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

IND to PGD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IND to PGD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Indianapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PGD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into IND. 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 $40 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $241. Return trip prices are from the PGD to IND 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 IND to PGD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 38 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 IND to PGD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 17.75% less expensive than PGD
  • Nonstop flights available

See IND to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: St Pete Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in St. Petersburg, FL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 12.99% less expensive than PGD
  • Nonstop flights available

See IND to PIE flights

Destination alternative #3: Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in Sanford, FL

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 12.99% less expensive than PGD
  • Nonstop flights available

See IND to SFB flights

Destination alternative #4: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from PGD
  • Usually 1.08% less expensive than PGD
  • 1-layover flights available

See IND to MLB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IND to PGD? 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 Punta Gorda Airport to Indianapolis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 918 miles or 1477 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from IND to PGD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IND to PGD flight is about 2 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Indianapolis, IN and Punta Gorda, FL?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IND
Origination airport name Indianapolis International Airport
City Indianapolis, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 39.7
Longitude -86.3

Return Airport

Destination code PGD
Destination airport name Punta Gorda Airport
City Punta Gorda, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.9
Longitude -82


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from IND to PGD tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PGD heading for IND about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Punta Gorda, FL is about 17 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 9 minutes late


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