The cheapest times to fly from ITH to FPO are

  • January 1st to February 4th (except the week of January 8th)
  • April 16th to July 29th (except the weeks of May 7th, May 21st, and June 25th)
  • August 20th to September 30th

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 ITH to FPO is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1271 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $625 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Freeport

Flying from Ithaca/Cortland, NY (ITH) to Freeport (FPO) will usually cost between $627 to $918 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 $634. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $974. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $341 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $667 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ITH to FPO flight.

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

ITH to FPO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ITH to FPO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Ithaca. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FPO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ITH. 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 $114 (15%) 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 $659. Return trip prices are from the FPO to ITH 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 ITH to FPO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 59 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 ITH to FPO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 50.04% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ITH to PBI flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 49.66% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ITH to FLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 45.84% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ITH to MIA flights

Destination alternative #4: Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) in Nassau

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from FPO
  • Usually 27.68% less expensive than FPO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ITH to NAS flights


Flight Hacking ITH to FPO

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 ITH to FPO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (ITH > FLL > FPO)

  • Price for both tickets: $620
  • Average savings: $47 (7.05%)

See ITH to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ITH to FPO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Bahamasair, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Bahama International Airport to Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1108 miles or 1783 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ITH to FPO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ITH to FPO flight is about 2 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Ithaca/Cortland, NY and Freeport?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ITH to FPO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ITH
Origination airport name Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport
City Ithaca/Cortland, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.5
Longitude -76.5

Return Airport

Destination code FPO
Destination airport name Grand Bahama International Airport
City Freeport
Country The Bahamas
Latitude 26.6
Longitude -78.7


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