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Flights to Fort Lauderdale in 2023

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Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 1% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 284Average for round-trip flights in February 2023
Round-trip fromC$ 133From Toronto to Fort Lauderdale
One-way fromC$ 84One-way flight from Toronto to Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Fort Lauderdale?

The cheapest ticket to Fort Lauderdale found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.


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Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Fort Lauderdale is December. The most expensive month for flights is July. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Fort Lauderdale?

Average Fort Lauderdale flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month



C$ 335 - C$ 760



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When is the best time to book a flight to Fort Lauderdale?

The price you pay for your flight to Fort Lauderdale may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Fort Lauderdale?

Wednesday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Fort Lauderdale. Flying on Saturday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Fort Lauderdale?

Flights at noon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Fort Lauderdale. Flights in the evening are usually the most expensive.

When to fly to Fort Lauderdale

Peak Season:
Runs mid-December to mid-May and July and August when schools are out and families take vacations in Fort Lauderdale. 

Shoulder Season:
October to mid-December is the shoulder season when cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale and accommodations are easier to find. 

Off Season:
Takes in much of the Hurricane Season. The months of mid-May to September are, if you want to take a chance on the weather – and save on flights and hotels, the best time to visit Fort Lauderdale .


The Venice of America, Fort Lauderdale is built around thousands of canals and inland waterways. Getting around is an experience like no other in America, cheap water taxis whizz you downtown from the beach to shopping and dining opportunities on Las Olas Boulevard.

About 45 minutes north of Miami and four hours south of Orlando, in the middle of South Florida’s Gold Coast, Fort Lauderdale used to be Spring Break Central. College students landed on cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale and partied for a week nonstop. In recent years, with older, cheaper, motels demolished and hotels such as the St Regis and Hilton springing up, Fort Lauderdale has grown up. Now couples and families visit for the beaches, cultural, historical and, of course, social events.

There’s plenty to see. Along with the Blue Wave beaches are the Museum of Discovery and Science, Museum of Arts, Broward Center for the Performing Arts and Stranahan House all within walking distance, along the New River.

How long is the flight to Fort Lauderdale?

While a direct flight from Toronto, Canada to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A., is only about three hours, there are also flights between the two cities with a single stopover, that, depending on the length of the stopover, can bump the trip time up to anywhere from five to 15 hours or more. You can find flights from Montreal that will get you to the Fort Lauderdale airport in 3h 24m. On the other side of Canada, Vancouver offers flights to Fort Lauderdale ranging from 8h 25m to 11 hours and longer.

Where can you get direct flights to Fort Lauderdale from?

If you are hoping to get to the Fort Lauderdale airport, Florida as quickly as possible, your best bet would be to hop on a direct flight from Toronto or Montreal. While Vancouver does not offer any direct flights to Fort Lauderdale, you can find flights out of Vancouver with only one layover, often in California or Montreal. Many of the Fort Lauderdale flight deals are comparable in price, fluctuating right around C$200 for direct flights and for some one-stop flights.

How do you get from Fort Lauderdale airport to the city centre?

The Fort Lauderdale airport is located five miles (or eight kilometers) from the Fort Lauderdale city centre. There are a number of ways to get where you would like to go from the airport. Taxis are readily available outside of each of the airport’s four terminals, and will typically cost between C$12-20 for the 20-minute ride to downtown Fort Lauderdale. There are car rental options at the airport and a shuttle at bus stop 7 in every terminal that can take you to other car rental sites outside of the airport as well.

For C$1 per trip, the Broward County Transit bus No. 1 will get you downtown in about 17 minutes. The FLA 1 Shuttle goes from the airport terminals to the TriRail station, where a C$2-5 ticket can get you to Fort Lauderdale in 44 minutes.

What are some things to do in Fort Lauderdale?

A visit to the beach will likely be high on your list of things to do, as Fort Lauderdale boasts over 23 miles of gorgeous beaches. From the popular Fort Lauderdale Beach to the quieter Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, and all the beaches in between, there is a beach experience for everyone to discover.

Las Olas Boulevard is a major draw for those excited to do some shopping, dining, and exploring museums and art galleries. Strolling down the Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale is a great way to take in a multitude of cultural attractions. For those just wanting to get out into nature, the 180-acre Hugh Taylor Birch State Park is a nice oasis within the city, and the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens is a beautiful historic estate celebrating a seamless combination of nature, art, and history. If you would like to find out why Fort Lauderdale has been referred to as “the Venice of America,” be sure to check out the canals of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Fort Lauderdale?

When travelling by air, Canadians do not need a visa to land in Fort Lauderdale, granted the stay is no more than six months. When flying into the United States, a Canadian citizen need only provide a valid passport or a NEXUS card.

Fort Lauderdale climate

Fort Lauderdale has a tropical climate. An average year-round temperature of 25 degrees Celsius (77 degrees Fahrenheit) and endless sunshine is reason alone to book cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale. There are two seasons – wet and dry. The wet season, hot and humid, runs from May to October, taking in most of Hurricane Season (June 1 to September 30). The dry season (November through April) is milder with little rain.

Getting around Fort Lauderdale

Ample parking and wide-flung city limits make driving the easiest way to get around Fort Lauderdale. Renting a car is best, and you can often find package deals when you book your cheap flight to Fort Lauderdale. Major car rental companies can be found at the airport. If you’re not a driver, there are plenty of taxis around the city, but they are expensive. The bus is much cheaper, but is very complicated. You can also take a water taxi downtown via the New River and the waterway. 

What is good to know if travelling to Fort Lauderdale?

  • Popular with residents and visitors is the Riverwalk area. After taking cheap flights to Fort Lauderdale, its tropical landscape and views of the city, outdoor cafes, gazebos and park benches make it a wonderful place for an evening stroll.
  • Stranahan House is Fort Lauderdale’s most historic building. It was built by Frank Stranahan in 1901 as a trading post for settlers and the Seminole Indians. Over the years it evolved into the post office, community centre and town hall as Stranahan became a postmaster, banker and businessman. He married Ivy Julia Cromartie, a fellow pioneer and the area’s first school teacher. In 1906, it became the Stranahans’ personal residence and remained so until Ivy’s death in 1971.
  • At Hugh Taylor Birch State Park you can camp, hike, bike, skate or Segway around the park. A day at the beach, picnicking, or getting fresh air and some exercise costs just $1 for pedestrians and up to $4 for a car load of up to eight people.
  • Butterfly World in Tradewinds Park, 16km north of Fort Lauderdale has one of the world’s largest collections of butterflies.

Fort Lauderdale airport overview

One of the busiest airports in Florida, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is an important hub for cruise passengers headed to the Everglades, and for connections between the Caribbean and North America.

Second only to Miami International Airport for southern Florida traffic, you’ll find flights to Fort Lauderdale International Airport from cities such as Chicago, New York, Dallas, Las Vegas, Cleveland, Boston, Montreal, Port-au-Prince, Cancun, Guatemala City, Nassau and Kingston.

A sprawling structure serving more than 22 million passengers each year, the airport’s four terminals are only accessible by shuttle, but friendly staff members are always on hand to help you get where you need to go.

Facilities and entertainment are adequate and many frequent flyers love its efficient processing times and budget airlines, choosing Fort Lauderdale as a convenient alternative to the bustle of Miami International.

How popular are flights to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) this year?

This year has seen a 167% increase in flight searches for Fort Lauderdale.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Fort Lauderdale?

For a flight to Fort Lauderdale, you will be flying into Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is just 5.4 km from the centre of the city. 19 airlines have flights to Fort Lauderdale from Toronto on a daily basis. Booking flights to Fort Lauderdale should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 8 flights from Toronto per day.

Other local departures to Fort Lauderdale from Canada

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