The cheapest times to fly from LCK to SRQ are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • July 23rd to September 30th
  • October 15th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 SRQ is mid August. Prices can be as high as $541 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $129 for Thursday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Sarasota

Flying from Columbus, OH (LCK) to Sarasota/Bradenton, FL (SRQ) will usually cost between $141 to $305 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 $136. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $504. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $177 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCK to SRQ flight.

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

LCK to SRQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCK to SRQ 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. 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 $18 (8%) 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 $195. Return trip prices are from the SRQ 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 SRQ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 32 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LCK to SRQ? 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 Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport to Rickenbacker International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 858 miles or 1381 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCK to SRQ flight is about 2 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, OH and Sarasota/Bradenton, 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 SRQ.


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 SRQ
Destination airport name Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport
City Sarasota/Bradenton, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -82.6


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LCK to SRQ tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 50% 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 SRQ heading for LCK about 15 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL is about 11 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 15 minutes late


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