The cheapest times to fly from RSW to BEY are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the week of April 9th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 RSW to BEY is mid January. Prices can be as high as $3102 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $792 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Beirut

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Beirut (BEY) will usually cost between $885 to $1450 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 $924. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1945. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1021 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1321 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to BEY flight.

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

RSW to BEY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to BEY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BEY, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into RSW. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Beirut, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Myers. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $119 (9%) 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 $1186. Return trip prices are from the BEY to RSW 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 RSW to BEY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 50 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 RSW to BEY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ben Gurion Airport (TLV) in Tel Aviv

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from BEY
  • Usually 2.42% less expensive than BEY
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to TLV flights


Flight Hacking RSW to BEY

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 RSW to BEY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (RSW > BOS > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $377 (28.54%)

See RSW to BOS flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (RSW > DCA > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1032
  • Average savings: $290 (21.92%)

See RSW to DCA flights

Hack #3: Atlanta, GA (RSW > ATL > BEY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1049
  • Average savings: $272 (20.59%)

See RSW to ATL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 16 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air Serbia, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rafic Hariri International Airport to Southwest Florida International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6580 miles or 10589 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to BEY flight is about 12 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Beirut?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from RSW to BEY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RSW
Origination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8

Return Airport

Destination code BEY
Destination airport name Rafic Hariri International Airport
City Beirut
Country Lebanon
Latitude 33.8
Longitude 35.5


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