Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights to Fort Lauderdale
JetBlue, Delta and United Airlines have waived their change and cancellation fees on flights to Fort Lauderdale. Confirm policies on booking site.
Etihad Airways, LATAM Airlines and Alitalia do not allow booking a middle seat on flights to Fort Lauderdale.
The cheapest airline ticket to Fort Lauderdale from the United States in the last 72 hours was $19 one-way, and $175 round-trip on the route from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale. The most popular route is from New York to Fort Lauderdale and the cheapest ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $51 round-trip.
In general from United States, JetBlue, Delta and Spirit Airlines fly the most to Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale Airport is 3 miles from the center of Fort Lauderdale. View on Map.
Fort Lauderdale is served by Fort Lauderdale Airport, also commonly referred to as Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Intl, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood Intl. The airport code is FLL.
One great option is to catch a show by one of FLL Terminal Tunes’ live acts. FLL Terminal Tunes is FLL’s solution to your music and entertainment needs while you’re waiting at the airport before or after your flight. There are also plenty of shops and restaurants.
Both Crowne Plaza Ft Lauderdale Airport and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Lauderdale Airport South offer free shuttle services to and from the airport. If you’re catching a red-eye flight to Fort Lauderdale or get stuck there due to a late arrival, you’ll still be able to check in without a hitch, as the Crowne Plaza runs its shuttle 24 hours a day.
There is a cloud-themed play area for kids, designed by Harvard Graduate School of Design architect Volkan Alkanoglu, located on the mezzanine level of Terminal 1. You’ll also find peaceful Baby Oasis rooms for nursing mothers.
Fort Lauderdale, like Miami, has a Latin American flair to it and you’ll find these flavors at the airport. Casavana Cuban Restaurant serves a variety of Cuban classics such as pastelitos, cafe con leche, vaca frita and pressed Cuban sandwiches. Another great restaurant option is Cross Grains Brewhouse.
If you need to get from one airport to another for transfers, Tri-Rail Miami cheaply and efficiently connects Miami International Airport, FLL Airport and Palm Beach International Airport.
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With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Fast easy good space"
Cons: "The delay was almost unbearable"
Pros: "They were nice and professional"
Cons: "on this flight a bit more to eat"
Pros: "Like that I had access to WiFi whole on the plane."
Cons: "Not charging for food or snacks"
Pros: "Excellent leg room, friendly staff, smooth plane ride and new upgraded seats"
Cons: "Nothing, excellent experience"
Pros: "The luggage waiting time was 0!"
Cons: "Im happy"
Pros: "I slept throughout the flight."
Cons: "I did not experience any disturbance."
Cons: "Everything, 5 hours delay"
Cons: "Everything, for example being on time"
Pros: "Los asientos amplios"
Cons: "The snack bar, Couoh he better"
Cons: "At the airport we are still waiting for our luggage almost an hour"
Pros: "Nice pilot -Jim."
Cons: "Multiple delays & gate changes"
Pros: "Everything was amazing...."
Cons: "Double verification at JFK due to booking via agent. They stopped the travelers for dou le verification which they have verified all the douments double time"
Cons: "Nobody speaks english. Announcement also in Portuguese. Very difficult for foreigners. Gate people are awful."
Cons: "No WiFi. Old plane"
Cons: "Evetying was excelent"
Pros: "Ability to channel surf"
Cons: "More food oprions"
Cons: "Dar hospedaje a los pasajeros que perdimos el vuelo por culpa de JetBlue"
Cons: "Boarding was by groups but ended up being 2 different lines of people merging into one. I felt as though boarding should be smoother/more organized."
Pros: "Everything was great"
Cons: "Lower fees for checked luggage!!! Not to follow other airlines charging for the first suitcase. Thanks"
Pros: "Nice plane, amenities"
Cons: "Better information about perpetual delays - honesty about delay. Information to respond appropriately."
Pros: "Good room quick and efficient here on time"
Cons: "Late departure"
Pros: "Ma little bit"
Pros: "Service was excellent, everything on time. Great price and even better value."
Pros: "Swift boarding procesx"
Pros: "you had gluten free choices"
Cons: "need expanded gluten free menu"
Pros: "Staff was nice."
Cons: "Couldn’t get internet to work."
Pros: "Timely and pleasant experience. My extra space seat assignment was grea."
Cons: "No particulars"
Pros: "The effort to stay on track so far so good"
Pros: "I liked the customer service and they actually served snacks. Flight was smoothe"
Cons: "Flight was delayed"
Cons: "1brand new suitcase was completely damaged"
Cons: "Limited movie options."
Pros: "lots of legroom!"
Pros: "Business clas was excellent and service very good."
Cons: "The have problems with the movies"
Pros: "Having an A320 on a 2 hour nonstop"
Cons: "Bag fee"
Cons: "Security line was very long"
Pros: "Amazing staff at the ticketing counter. Very pleasant and patient."
Cons: "Heavy delay without accommodated hotel and food"
Pros: "Service was great, smooth landing. Great songs and communication by pilot and captain"
Pros: "Everything, trip was great"
Pros: "I would like to have ore of a grace period to check baggage."
Pros: "Very nice people and helpful. Good attitude"
Cons: "Board was a bit disorganized and took much longer than I am used to even on full planes"
Pros: "The tv is good addition Comfortable chairs"
Cons: "Menu could have been improved"
Pros: "Boarding was smooth."
Cons: "The cabin temperature was very hot"
Cons: "More food more room - but hey that’s what we always want"
Cons: "The delay was totally unexpected and frustrating particularly when no bad weather around!"
Cons: "Leave on time so passengers dont miss their connection flights My family of 7 people are stuck at the airport in Zurich with no connection flights until tomorrow to have to board on two additional flights Absolutely unacceptable Never again will we book flights with Delta."
Cons: "Very bad service, airline unrespectfull, discortesy"
Cons: "5 hours delay. Most of that time we were on the runway. We even had to deplane and board again. We were given all kind of excuses till the pilot himself said that this is unheard off !!"
Cons: "Late taking off. Let's leave on time"
Cons: "Passengers should have the option to ask for additional snacks."
Pros: "The cAbin attendant was really good"
Pros: "Early arrival. On time departure. Good selection of movies"
Pros: "Overall ok."
Cons: "Cabin was freezing."
Pros: "Timely, clean"
Cons: "A little chaotic at boarding time"
Pros: "I love the aesthetic of the new planes. Boarding was seamless and the staff was great! More cookies please!"
Pros: "Everything in 1 class"
Pros: "Snacks and drinks were yummy and very appreciated. Entertainment was great. Tons of shows and movies and all for free. There was also free iMessage only WiFi which was enjoyed while messaging friends and loved ones while in the air."
Cons: "For the amount of passengers boarding, they started the boarding process way too late which resulting in a delay taking off. The entire boarding process felt sloppy, disorganized, and hectic. They allowed passengers to board that were seated at the end of the plane while some 1 was boarding, causing tons of congestion. The boarding process was the slowest I have ever experienced in all the flights I’ve been on. The crew was ok, but slightly snappy/rude like typical New Yorkers. The flight from ft. Lauderdale to New York was much more pleasant."
Pros: "Quick, safe flight. Very good pilot."
Cons: "In flight entertainment did not work at all during the 2.5 hour flight. Was very disappointed."
Pros: "The food and the service"
Pros: "The welcoming and kindness of flight attendants and staff"
Cons: "That headsets are not free and the leg space seemed tighter than usual"
Pros: "After being redirected and behind on travel plans due to weather and missed flights this was a welcomed relief. Everything went as planned and staff was very helpful."
Pros: "Food and movies were good."
Cons: "Didn't leave on time."
Cons: "Price to get a little more space"
Pros: "Excellent job"
Pros: "So many movies to watch. Keep it up!"
Cons: "The food was too sweet and salty."
Pros: "Layout of aircraft."
Cons: "USB port barely accessible. Also, it didn't seem to work."
Cons: "I was not aware, when I picked my seat, that we were ahead of the Emergency Exit. My seat was extremely uncomfortable."
Pros: "Everything went wonderful. Excellent crew"
Cons: "No problems"
Pros: "movie choices are great"
Cons: "the people sitting behind me kept talking about dying from the aircraft, it makes me uncomfortable."
Cons: "This is possibly the worst airplane food ive ever had. Ever. The chicken didn't look nor taste like chicken and it was in some weird green chickpea sauce?? Very unpleasant."
Pros: "The long delay could of been avoided if the Delta counter had lied to me by saying I wouldn't have a problem changing my flight out early once I got into NYC from China Not a happy Delta customer There were delays and no compensation"
Pros: "Delta Comfort seats"
Cons: "Shuttle driver stopped to talk to a friend thus making me late snd missed my connecton. Rude agents at gate and when I called and spoke to a Delta representative, was told that they would have never put me on that flight due to short connection time. To which I replied that thet is an issue between Delta and their business withthe booking site and the customer should not be to blame"
Pros: "Delta Comfort seats"
Cons: "Delta employee who drive shuttle to connection stopped to drop off a passenger and proceed to chat w other workers thereby getting me to my gate late and missing my connection and getting me to Florida almost 3 hours later than planned. Agents at desk in JFK were rude. There was another Delta employee also on the shuttle who was the only one who seemed to show concern. He alerted the driver, called the boarding gate and led me to it."
Pros: "Everything up to departure. Sat in line for almost an hour."
Cons: "They were rude and notnhelpful lost my luggage"
Pros: "When I was finally able to get on a later flight this was a very good one"
Cons: "The cancellation of original flight was stressful as I had a wedding to attend and the long delay and subsequent cancellation of original flight prevented me from it. Further, I was forced to get local transport after arrival in FLL, since I missed my ride altogether."
Pros: "Una hora de retraso"
Cons: "Una hora de retraso"
Pros: "Movies- pro staff"
Pros: "Plane was comfortable"
Cons: "In order to leave airport on time (plane came in late) they claimed overhead space was full and that remainder boarding passengers had to check their bags. (Bags to be picked up in baggage claim) When walked into plane saw plenty of overhead space for carryons!"
Cons: "Too old aircrafts"
Pros: "Every thing went well thx"
Pros: "The only airline that I'm aware of that still offers: • free snacks • free checked bags • free meal and drinks on international flights"
Pros: "Although I am a vegetarian, It was nice Delta was serving sandwiches."
Pros: "The space between the seats"
Cons: "Seats space"
Cons: "the connection time between flights was NOT adequate especially considering I had to go through customs! AA did page me and had a representative (I think his name was Brian) waiting for me to help me get to my connection. He gave me a bright red/orange tag. I still hit some barriers. I was stopped in security and my carry on was put aside to be searched. It sat and sat . I explained to the man I had to go. He said he was working alone, so I had to wait. I was ready to leave it and just run to catch the flight, but the security man said I wasn't allowed to do that. He finally called someone else to search my bag (nothing found) I did make it...barely!"
Pros: "The stewardesses were very polite and helpful"
Cons: "6hours delay and no reimbursement. It sucked! Thank you."
Cons: "No individual screen. It would have been nice to know that beforehand. It was an unpleasant surprise."
Pros: "Friendly staff."
Pros: "In general everything was good."
Cons: "There was no menu to know ahead what was coming so I could have decided before the meals came"
Cons: "Strange thing: my wife and I were in business class. The stewardess going down my isle said all dinner choices were already used up and I only had a choice of pasta or chicken. Later the stewardess went down the isle for my wife and she had all choices available! Weird. And the stewardess said this was as it was supposed to be."
Pros: "I loved the delay."
Cons: "Sits are very tight."
Pros: "The spaciousness of the economy cabin. Arriving early at destination!"
Cons: "Food could be improved upon."
Pros: "Cookie hehehh"
Pros: "Overall was great."
Pros: "Boarding was on time and we departed on time and arrived on schedule-fllight was very comfortable"
Cons: "Snacks were ok but main meal could have been better- suggest u go back to box meal such as a sandwich and piece of fruit."
Pros: "Fast once we were airborne"
Cons: "Delay without explanation, then sitting on tarmac for 40 minutes."
Cons: "They were not honest with the information given by stewardesses"
Cons: "Airfare.com is very difficult to deal with."
Cons: "one of the worst trip ever. although there were many turbulances, the captain did not appear to be proficient along the way. The landing was horrible as well."
Pros: "It was my first time I was a little scared but not anymore it was a smooth ride. Don't change nothing keep up the good work. Thanks for letting me explore"
Pros: "Clean, quiet, nice staff"
Cons: "Was late"
Cons: "No usb or wall chargers. No inseat entertainment and glitchy wifi entertainment"
Cons: "There was no phone charger at the seat."
Cons: "Always delaysd"
Pros: "Aircraft 777-200. I've seated in row 14, wich have great confort for legs."
Pros: "The pilot was amazing!"
Cons: "There seets are two small. And they dont sell alcohol. That sucks."
Cons: "Served drink as they prepped for landing"
Pros: "Everything went smooth"
Pros: "Every thing."
Cons: "All good"
Pros: "Once we boarded, business class was very good."
Cons: "Food was pretty bad, dinner and breakfast. No taste at all."
Pros: "No delays, speedy boarding and off boarding."
Cons: "Nothing..it was great."
Pros: "Same as above"
Cons: "Same as above"
Pros: "Terrible porque no pude viajar ayer"
Pros: "Everything overall"
Pros: "found out upon boarding that my $97 ticket was for a business class seat. Awesome"
Cons: "Delayed 2 hrs"
Pros: "i have to pay $90 for my seat"
Cons: "It was a headache!"
Cons: "No food"
Pros: "does not have compensation during my stay, sad"
Pros: "Seating way too tight"
Pros: "It was five star all the way."
Pros: "Everything except what I didn't like."
Cons: "Delayed departure"
Cons: "The movies were watched were old movies; they could be updated."
Cons: "breakfast was horrible"
Cons: "At the airport before collecting my boarding pass I was told to pay additional $25 for te baggage I was carrying! Am an international traveler and asked for an exception to be made for the waiver of that fee as I couldn't figure that out while booking my ticket online, the information was so poorly reflected on the website! Spoke to a supervisor on duty and she was extremely rude and terrible as far as listening was concerned! Maybe people can be more human during such times, listen and take some feedback rather than stating a loud no and asking straight away to pay?"
Pros: "On time with no problems"
Pros: "Flight was on time and very smooth"
Cons: "Everything was great"
Cons: "Better seat"
Pros: "Crew not nice! Very rude and not helpful"
Cons: "They charge money for everything and not help"
Pros: "The worst company EVER"
Cons: "The worst company EVER"
Cons: "Way too many passengers"
Pros: "Got there fast"
Cons: "didn't like the fact I had to pay $52 for my baggage"
Pros: "Friendly and efficient journey"
Cons: "Lots of advertisement for Spirit credit card. Not interested at all."
Pros: "Stewardiist were great"
Cons: "Airport was too big"
Cons: "very bad customer service, overcharge for loggage & poor service."
Pros: "See above!"
Cons: "See above!"
Cons: "I never got there. Unbelievable."
Cons: "One star....didn't use"
Pros: "The price."
Cons: "The comfort."
Cons: "This trip did not happen. I missed the flight and Spirit made it impossible for me to get on another flight. SPIRIT IS THE ABSOLUTE WORSE AIRLINE!"
Pros: "Price was Excellent"
Cons: "The seat was crowded and it felt like sitting on a bench"
Pros: "As stated in the first question. Very well."
Cons: "All went well."
Pros: "Same as first leg of my journey. Cramped space nickel n dining for everything"
Cons: "Cramped space"
Cons: "Flight delayed for 3 hrs then once on plane sat for 1 hr for pilot to come from the hotel.... crazy right"
Cons: "Seating was tight"
Cons: "Will never ride spirit again"
Pros: "Comfortable Quick boarding"
Pros: "The Cree on 403 was great. Had a lot of laughs."
Cons: "I missed my connection thanks to Spirit."
Cons: "very uncomfortable cramped seating"
Pros: "I got to my destination."
Cons: "Having to pay $50 to check ONE medium-sized bag!! :("
Cons: "I ordered wheel chair service for both destinations and you guy let this 90 year old man just walk by with out asking any questions"
Pros: "I enjoyed the smooth ride and transition from check-in to arrival in fort lauderdale."
Cons: "The seats were really cramped and there were no options of free drinks and crackers during the flight."
Cons: "Didn't like the fact that my $100 flight went up 80% to $180 just to add one single bag then another $60 to check in at airport plus another $60 not to sit in back rows. I cancelled flight and took American Airlines for $147 which included everything that Spirit wanted to charge me $300!!!"
Pros: "Did not go flights cancel"
Cons: "Couldn't go flights canced. Could not go ,,cancled"
Pros: "I like the service and the on time schedule..."
Cons: "On Time schedule."
Cons: "The flight was delayed several hours because they were waiting on a flight attendant; an airline should have backup staff to prevent something like this from happening."
Cons: "Flights departures always delays And in my case was an our."
Cons: "If the goal is no frills, this airline is there. Unfortunately, it is not much of a deal. For a few dollars more we could have had assigned seats (instead of randomly assigned seats) free water and soda (instead of $3) and seats that have padding and recline (not bus seats).Buy the time we paid for one bag, a diet coke and a can of Pringles, American was cheaper."
Pros: "They formed within forwar they have to sue forward with an awesome personality"
Cons: "There was nothing that I would travel with great service awesome prices"
Pros: "Same as above"
Cons: "Same as above!"
Cons: "Seating is not adjustable and id not very comfortable but trip was short enough to be barely acceptable."
Cons: "The $55 baggage charge took me by surprise. I will not be taking Spirit again."
Cons: "Flight was delayed 4 hours extremely rude and had no apology for being late and staff were rude when you asked about it"
Pros: "I checked in at the kiosk and it was quick . And proceeded to the security long line and that one was quick aswell .overall very smooth"
Cons: "Did not expect to pay for luggage."
Cons: "The hidden added costs, the delays on both flights, seat would not recline."
Pros: "Brand new plane, very very smooth ride."
Cons: "Delay and just the overall service"
Cons: "Delay delay delay"
Airlines flying to Fort Lauderdale have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights to Fort Lauderdale
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights to Fort Lauderdale
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights to Fort Lauderdale
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights to Fort Lauderdale
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