|Origin Airport IATA Code||FMY|
|Destination Airport IATA Code||PVD|
|Direct Flight Airlines||Aer Lingus, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, TAP Air Portugal|
|Earliest Flight Arrival||7:05PM UTC|
|Latest Flight Arrival||4:00AM UTC|
Are you planning a trip to Providence, the capital city of Rhode Island You can fly from Fort Myers to Providence on a flight out of the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) off the 93 freeway. Your flight to Providence will take about two hours and 45 minutes.
The English Protestant Roger Williams helped begin the colony of Providence Plantation in 1636. The city celebrates its history with a number of locations dedicated to Williams, such as the Roger Williams Park and the 40-acre Roger Williams Zoo. For more cultural pursuits, the Providence Athenaeum is an independent, member-supported library founded in 1836 that is open to the public. If you re looking for live entertainment, the WaterFire is a beautifully designed theater that hosts local performances as well as national and international touring productions.
The T.F. Green Airport (PVD) is located south of Providence, near Warwick, and you can take the MBTA Commuter Rail to get into the city. During the month of January, enjoy the annual Providence Boat Show, or come in February for the Newport Winter Festival. Bundle up, though, as winter temperatures drop to lows in the teens. Summers here are humid and warm, with average high temperatures in the low 80s.
While you can't fly nonstop from Fort Myers, FL (RSW-Southwest Florida Intl.) to Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), there are a number of airlines that operate on this route with just one stopover. Why not find out if American Airlines or Southwest Airlines have flights that fit with your travel plans? If they don't, look up United Airlines.
The quickest flight time from Fort Myers to Providence is 3 hours and 30 minutes. Grab your favorite tipple from the drink trolley, go over your travel itinerary or listen to that podcast — you'll have plenty of time on this medium-haul trip.
If you're looking for the airline with the most flights from Fort Myers (and vicinity) to Providence (and vicinity), JetBlue is the top pick. This renowned carrier operates 20 monthly flights along this route.
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 Providence 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.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Providence 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.
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.
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.
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.