How to Get Cheap Flights to Florida This Winter — Starting at $49 Round-trip
With news that this New Year’s will be colder and snowier than expected for many in the U.S., now is the ideal time to make like a snowbird and book a flight to Florida. Luckily airlines have similar warm-weather intentions, and depending on your origin, many are offering flights to the peninsula state for as low as $48 round-trip.
The Airfare Spot found flights from Houston to Miami for $81 round-trip — available on United. The fare is available on Sunday through Wednesday departures in January and Sunday and Tuesday departures in February.
The Flight Deal spotted round-trip flights from Vancouver to Miami starting at $265 on American Airlines in January and February. And travelers in Minneapolis can escape the Midwestern winter with Delta’s round-trip flights to Miami from $161 through mid-April.
Travelers in Atlanta, New Orleans, Detroit, Nashville and New York–Newark can get to Fort Lauderdale’s beaches for as $66 round-trip on JetBlue. Those in San Francisco can snag nonstop flights to Fort Lauderdale from $256 for flights through mid-February on JetBlue.
Passengers in Philadelphia can jet off to Orlando for $49 for a round-trip flight on American Airlines. The fare is basic economy (meaning you can’t put your bag in overhead storage or pick a seat before you get to the airport), but it’s valid from flights through the beginning of February.