The cheapest times to fly from SBY to RSW are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 6th to September 30th

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 SBY to RSW is late January. Prices can be as high as $861 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $285 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Fort Myers

Flying from Salisbury, MD (SBY) to Fort Myers, FL (RSW) will usually cost between $291 to $561 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $294. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $546. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $252 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $304 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBY to RSW flight.

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

SBY to RSW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SBY to RSW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Ocean City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is 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 $74 (19%) 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 $308. Return trip prices are from the RSW to SBY 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 SBY to RSW 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 35 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 SBY to RSW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 16.64% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SBY to TPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 13.01% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SBY to MCO flights

Destination alternative #3: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 7.74% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SBY to MLB flights

Destination alternative #4: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 7.41% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SBY to FLL flights

Destination alternative #5: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from RSW
  • Usually 3.95% less expensive than RSW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SBY to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Southwest Florida International Airport to Salisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 892 miles or 1436 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBY to RSW flight is about 2 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Salisbury, MD and Fort Myers, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from SBY to RSW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSBY
Origination airport nameSalisbury-Ocean City/Wicomico Regional Airport
CitySalisbury, MD
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeRSW
Destination airport nameSouthwest Florida International Airport
CityFort Myers, FL
Countrythe United States


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