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Fares from $26 One Way, $51 Round Trip from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota

Prices starting at $51 for return flights and $26 for one-way flights to Sarasota were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota

Origin Airport IATA CodeFLL
Destination Airport IATA CodeTPA
Distance205 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Iberia, Gol, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival2:30PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:16AM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 27, 2020

Fast , organized , good and kind staff !!!

May 28, 2019

Pilot and crew members were very entertaining for the short flight. My little 40min flight went by pretty fast. Thank you!

Jan 23, 2019

Add radio to flight to listen to music for FREE. It’s getting ridiculous to charge to minimal amenities. Thank you for listening

Jan 22, 2019

There was confusion on the part of many passengers as the gate was identified in the United Airlines area and about 48 minutes before take off the gate was identified in a different area.

Oct 22, 2018

The online check-in is not user friendly.

Sep 17, 2018

The attendant made the flight ver pleasant. He was funny

Aug 20, 2018

Delayed flight two hours

Jun 15, 2018

Was told 2 hr delay, only waited 1 hr

Jun 5, 2018

Great intro to the flight by the staff

Mar 25, 2018

DON'T MAKE ME PAY FOR MY SMALL PERSONAL BAG!

Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota

Fort Lauderdale Airport

Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Fort Lauderdale for your next trip. Fort Lauderdale is served by the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, located at 100 Terminal Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL. It is about nine miles away from the city center. Domestic and international flights are provided by 30 airlines, including JetBlue, United, American and US Airways. Over 60,000 travelers pass through the airport each day.

Airport Parking Information

The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport has over 12,000 hourly and daily parking spaces for a small hourly fee. There are lanes available that will allow you to pay for your parking with a SunPass.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. Taxis can accept up to five people for the rate shown on the meter. The fare from downtown Fort Lauderdale to the airport is approximately $16. There is also bus service available through Route 1 of the Broward County Transit bus system. The fare is $1.75, or $4.00 for an all-day pass. Not only can Orbitz.com help you plan your air travel, it can also help you arrange ground transportation.

Fort Lauderdale Airport Restaurants

There are many restaurant options available at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, so you can grab a bite to eat while waiting for your flight. Chili's to Go, Dunkin Donuts, Pizza Uno, Spinaci's Fine Food and many other dining options are available, so there will be something for everyone. There are also plenty of shops for those who need to make last-minute purchases. Checking Orbitz.com for flights from Fort Lauderdale is your best bet for finding the cheapest fares.

Flights to Sarasota

The Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, located at 6000 Airport Circle, Sarasota, FL, serves the passengers of Delta, AirTran, jetBlue, US Airways and Air Canada airlines. By using the search features at Orbitz.com, travelers can find budget flights to Sarasota without hiring a travel planner. Downtown is just six miles south of the airport, while the city of Bradenton is ten miles to the north, making travel to and from the facilities fast and relatively inexpensive.

Going to and From Sarasota Bradenton International Airport

For those who want to drive during their stay, rental cars are available through Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. Free shuttles may be available through your hotel or airline, although the public bus also offers affordable rides at just $1.50 per person. Taxis and other hired cars are available on an individual basis. The typical fare for traveling from the airport to downtown is $40.

The Weather in Sarasota

By and large, the seasons are good to travelers in Sarasota, though reading through the reviews at Orbitz.com may help people decide when to schedule certain events. The year-round temperature averages 72 degrees, but the temps can reach into the 90s during the summer months or dip into the chilly 40s or 50s during the coldest parts of the year. However, snow in Sarasota is an anomaly.

Sarasota Sights and Entertainment

Sarasota is a focal point for cultural arts and conservation in Florida. Each year the Sarasota Orchestra hosts a three-week music festival that draws people in from around the world. Students from Florida State University complete their master's training at the Asolo Conservatory there, and several theater, opera and ballet houses fill the city. The city is also home to the Mote Marine Laboratory and Sarasota Jungle Gardens, which attract nature lovers from across Florida and beyond. While Orbitz.com is crafty at finding the best flights to Sarasota, travelers can also use it to book accommodations and get discounts for the city's top attractions.

Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota?

You'll need to break up the journey from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota because there are no direct flights on this route. Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and JetBlue Airways offer the best alternative — a flight with just a single stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Fort Lauderdale to Sarasota?

The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL-Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl.) to Sarasota, FL (SRQ-Sarasota-Bradenton Intl.) is 3 hours and 4 minutes. Order your favorite tipple from the drink cart, go over your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have plenty of time on this medium-haul journey.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sarasota?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sarasota have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Sarasota with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sarasota without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.