The cheapest times to fly from MRY to RSW are

  • January 1st to January 21st
  • April 9th to June 17th (except the week of May 14th)
  • July 2nd to August 5th
  • October 29th to November 18th

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 MRY to RSW is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1036 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $336 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Monterey, CA (MRY) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $336 to $786 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $363. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $695. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $332 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $441 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MRY to RSW flight.

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

MRY to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MRY to RSW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Monterey. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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 $236 (35%) 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 $402. Return trip prices are from the RSW to MRY 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 MRY 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 22 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 MRY to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 2.95% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MRY to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 2.27% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MRY to MIA flights

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

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 2.15% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MRY to TPA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Monterey Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2440 miles or 3927 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MRY to RSW flight is about 5 hour 22 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from MRY to RSW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MRY
Origination airport name Monterey Regional Airport
City Monterey, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.6
Longitude -121.8

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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