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The cheapest times to fly from RSW to JAX are

  • July 30th to February 4th (except the week of December 17th)

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 JAX is early September. Prices can be as high as $667 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $222 for Wednesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Jacksonville, FL (JAX) will usually cost between $260 to $637 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $250. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $600. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $350 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $427 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to JAX flight.

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

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RSW to JAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to JAX 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 $0.97, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into RSW. 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 $62 (13%) 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 $400. Return trip prices are from the JAX to RSW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RSW to JAX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 28 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 JAX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) in Savannah, GA

  • 116 miles (187 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 39.04% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to SAV flights

Destination alternative #2: Hilton Head Airport (HHH) in Hilton Head, SC

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 38.69% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to HHH flights

Destination alternative #3: Brunswick Golden Isles Airport (BQK) in Brunswick, GA

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 25.91% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to BQK flights

Destination alternative #4: Valdosta Regional Airport (VLD) in Valdosta, GA

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from JAX
  • Usually 20.52% less expensive than JAX
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to VLD flights

 

Flight Hacking RSW to JAX

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 JAX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Detroit, MI (RSW > DTW > JAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $388
  • Average savings: $39 (9.03%)

See RSW to DTW flights

Hack #2: Boston, MA (RSW > BOS > JAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $408
  • Average savings: $19 (4.34%)

See RSW to BOS flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (RSW > DCA > JAX)

  • Price for both tickets: $412
  • Average savings: $15 (3.4%)

See RSW to DCA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 273 miles or 439 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to JAX flight is about 1 hour 28 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from RSW to JAX.

 

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 JAX
Destination airport name Jacksonville International Airport
City Jacksonville, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -81.7

 

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