The cheapest times to fly from SYR to ART are

  • October 8th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 12th and March 12th)

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 SYR to ART is early December. Prices can be as high as $692 for Friday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $242 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Watertown

Flying from Syracuse, NY (SYR) to Watertown, NY (ART) will usually cost between $257 to $692 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $306. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $644. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $529 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYR to ART flight.

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

SYR to ART Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYR to ART flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Syracuse. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $5.4, which is above 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 Watertown, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Syracuse. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $164 (28%) 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 $419. Return trip prices are from the ART to SYR 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 SYR to ART 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 5 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 SYR to ART while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) in Rochester, NY

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from ART
  • Usually 26.47% less expensive than ART
  • 1-layover flights available

See SYR to ROC flights


Flight Hacking SYR to ART

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 SYR to ART — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SYR > BOS > ART)

  • Price for both tickets: $344
  • Average savings: $185 (34.97%)

See SYR to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (SYR > LGA > ART)

  • Price for both tickets: $385
  • Average savings: $144 (27.22%)

See SYR to LGA flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (SYR > DCA > ART)

  • Price for both tickets: $463
  • Average savings: $66 (12.48%)

See SYR to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SYR to ART? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Watertown International Airport to Syracuse Hancock International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 61 miles or 98 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SYR to ART?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYR to ART flight is about 1 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Syracuse, NY and Watertown, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from SYR to ART.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYR
Origination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1

Return Airport

Destination code ART
Destination airport name Watertown International Airport
City Watertown, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 44
Longitude -76


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