The cheapest times to fly from LCK to FLL are

  • January 1st to January 28th
  • July 23rd to August 5th
  • October 1st to November 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 29th)

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 LCK to FLL is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $461 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $143 for Thursday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from Columbus, OH (LCK) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $156 to $364 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $159. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $459. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $300 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $205 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCK to FLL flight.

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

LCK to FLL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCK to FLL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $146 (34%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $214. Return trip prices are from the FLL to LCK 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 LCK to FLL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 43 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LCK to FLL? 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 Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Rickenbacker International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 963 miles or 1550 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LCK to FLL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCK to FLL flight is about 2 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Fort Lauderdale, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from LCK to FLL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LCK
Origination airport name Rickenbacker International Airport
City Columbus, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 39.8
Longitude -82.9

Return Airport

Destination code FLL
Destination airport name Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
City Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.1
Longitude -80.1


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LCK to FLL tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 13% 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 FLL heading for LCK about 2 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Lauderdale, FL is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 2 minutes late


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