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The cheapest times to fly from LAX to RSW are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • early December

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 LAX to RSW is early September. Prices can be as high as $1049 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $292 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $302 to $598 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $306. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $627. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $322 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $373 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to RSW flight.

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

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LAX to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to RSW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $124 (26%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $349. Return trip prices are from the RSW to LAX 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 LAX 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 5 hour 0 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 LAX to RSW while comparing.

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

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 13.81% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to MIA flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 26.54% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to MCO flights

Destination alternative #3: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 11.80% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to FLL flights

Destination alternative #4: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 7.91% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to PBI flights

Destination alternative #5: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 1.21% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to MLB flights

Destination alternative #6: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 0.54% less expensive than RSW
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAX to TPA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2234 miles or 3595 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to RSW flight is about 5 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from LAX to RSW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

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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