The cheapest times to fly from LEJ to SRQ are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 LEJ to SRQ is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1734 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $900 for Tuesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Sarasota

Flying from Leipzig (LEJ) to Sarasota/Bradenton, FL (SRQ) will usually cost between $916 to $1564 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $943. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1636. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $693 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1095 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LEJ to SRQ flight.

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

LEJ to SRQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LEJ to SRQ flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Leipzig. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. 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 $200 (14%) 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 $1072. Return trip prices are from the SRQ to LEJ 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 LEJ to SRQ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 54 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 LEJ to SRQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Executive Airport (ORL) in Orlando, FL

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 57.63% less expensive than SRQ
  • Nonstop flights available

See LEJ to ORL flights

Destination alternative #2: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 22.65% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEJ to RSW flights

Destination alternative #3: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 21.74% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEJ to TPA flights

Destination alternative #4: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 20.41% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See LEJ to MCO flights


Flight Hacking LEJ to SRQ

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 LEJ to SRQ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (LEJ > JFK > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $899
  • Average savings: $196 (17.9%)

See LEJ to ZRH flights

Hack #2: Zurich (LEJ > ZRH > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $911
  • Average savings: $185 (16.85%)

See LEJ to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (LEJ > EWR > SRQ)

  • Price for both tickets: $922
  • Average savings: $173 (15.8%)

See LEJ to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LEJ to SRQ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Eurowings, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport to Leipzig Halle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4955 miles or 7974 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LEJ to SRQ flight is about 9 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Leipzig and Sarasota/Bradenton, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from LEJ to SRQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LEJ
Origination airport name Leipzig Halle Airport
City Leipzig
Country Germany
Latitude 51.4
Longitude 12.2

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


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