The cheapest times to fly from PIA to PGD are
- January 8th to February 4th (except the week of January 15th)
- July 16th to October 28th (except the week of October 15th)
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 PIA to PGD is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $657 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $153 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.
When to Fly to Punta Gorda
Flying from Peoria, IL (PIA) to Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) will usually cost between $185 to $501 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $171. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $530. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $359 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $256 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIA to PGD flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PIA to PGD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PIA to PGD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Peoria. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $214 (41%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $252. Return trip prices are from the PGD to PIA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PIA to PGD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 52 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PIA to PGD while comparing.
- 81 miles (130 km) away from PGD
- Usually 12.50% less expensive than PGD
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PIA to PGD? 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 Punta Gorda Airport to General Downing – Peoria International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1046 miles or 1683 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PIA to PGD?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIA to PGD flight is about 2 hour 52 minutes.
How many flights go between Peoria, IL and Punta Gorda, FL?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from PIA to PGD.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||General Downing – Peoria International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Punta Gorda Airport|
|City||Punta Gorda, FL|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PIA to PGD tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 36% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 36% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PGD heading for PIA about 15 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Punta Gorda, FL is about 10 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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