The cheapest times to fly from PPN to FLL are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 16th to May 20th
  • August 27th to November 25th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 8th)

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 PPN to FLL is late September. Prices can be as high as $1085 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $512 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Fort Lauderdale

Flying from Popayan (PPN) to Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) will usually cost between $543 to $965 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $512. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $976. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $464 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $585 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PPN to FLL flight.

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

PPN to FLL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PPN to FLL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Popayán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Lauderdale, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Popayán. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (6%) 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 $642. Return trip prices are from the FLL to PPN 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 PPN to FLL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 57 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 PPN to FLL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from FLL
  • Usually 1.88% less expensive than FLL
  • 1-layover flights available

See PPN to MIA flights


Flight Hacking PPN to FLL

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 PPN to FLL ÔÇö but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (PPN > BOG > FLL)

  • Price for both tickets: $521
  • Average savings: $65 (11.03%)

See PPN to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PPN to FLL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Avianca, COPA, JetBlue, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Machangara Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1649 miles or 2654 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PPN to FLL flight is about 3 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Popayan and Fort Lauderdale, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 5 available flights from PPN to FLL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PPN
Origination airport name Machangara Airport
City Popayan
Country Colombia
Latitude 2.5
Longitude -76.6

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


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