The cheapest times to fly from RSW to DAY are
- January 8th to February 4th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- May 21st to June 10th
- July 16th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 30th 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 RSW to DAY is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $773 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $181 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.
When to Fly to Dayton
Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $184 to $423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $205. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $401. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $197 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $238 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to DAY flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RSW to DAY route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the RSW to DAY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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 $103 (32%) 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 $216. Return trip prices are from the DAY to RSW 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 RSW to DAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 40 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 DAY while comparing.
- 64 miles (103 km) away from DAY
- Usually 8.21% less expensive than DAY
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from RSW to DAY? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to Southwest Florida International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 934 miles or 1503 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from RSW to DAY?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to DAY flight is about 2 hour 40 minutes.
How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Dayton, OH?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from RSW to DAY.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Southwest Florida International Airport|
|City||Fort Myers, FL|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||James M Cox/Dayton International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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