NEW YORK (WETM) – It’s the time of 12 months to begin occupied with the vacations. Thousands and thousands of individuals will probably be taking to the skies to journey on holidays, to go to household, to only to get away. And if you happen to’re reserving a flight, certainly one of your high considerations will probably be airfares.

To create this survey of holiday-time airfares, we checked out airports which might be simply accessible from the Twin Tiers. These embrace airports in Elmira, Ithaca, Binghamton, Syracuse and Rochester. To search out the costs, we used Kayak.com for all locations and IFlySWA.com for Rochester and Syracuse.

This listing additionally solely contains flights which might be 11 hours or much less (together with layovers) to seven in style cities throughout the U.S.: Miami, Dallas, Los Angeles, Denver, Atlanta, Honolulu and Orlando. There are vacation flights which might be 21 hours lengthy and are cheaper than the shorter journeys, however they embrace lengthy layovers.

Basically, flights from the smaller airports in Elmira, Ithaca and Binghamton are dearer with much less airline competitors. For instance, flights to Los Angeles are $500-$750 cheaper from Syracuse than from Binghamton or Elmira, respectively.

These are the price of flights from the 5 native airports, as of September 21, 2022. These flights are scheduled to go away early within the morning on December 22 and return on December 27. Costs will fluctuate as extra seats are booked:

To Miami:

  • Rochester: $700 Spirit and Jet Blue, $713 American
  • Syracuse: $570 Southwest (Wanna Get Away fare, restricted seats)
  • Ithaca: $1309 United
  • Elmira: $1622 Delta
  • Binghamton: $1547 Delta

To Dallas:

  • Rochester: $672 American
  • Syracuse: $474 Allegiant out, Frontier return
  • Ithaca: $1016 United
  • Elmira: $958 Delta
  • Binghamton: $1031 Delta

To Los Angeles:

  • Rochester: $858 Delta
  • Syracuse: $741 American
  • Ithaca: $1088 Delta
  • Elmira: $928 Delta
  • Binghamton: $868 Delta

To Denver:

  • Rochester: $751 Delta; $743 Frontier out, JetBlue return
  • Syracuse: $560 Allegiant and Frontier (one leg every)
  • Ithaca: $1024 United
  • Elmira: $1208 Delta
  • Binghamton: $1171 Delta

To Atlanta:

  • Rochester: $437 Southwest (Wanna Get Away truthful, restricted seats)
  • Syracuse: $396 Southwest (Wanna Get Away fare, restricted seats
  • Ithaca: $924 United
  • Elmira: $816 Delta
  • Binghamton: $938 Delta

To Honolulu:

  • Rochester $1334 American
  • Syracuse: $1334 United
  • Ithaca: $1893 United
  • Elmira: $1781 Delta
  • Binghamton: no flights; $351,519 air taxi (>11 hours)

To Orlando:

  • Rochester: $312 Frontier
  • Syracuse: $323 Frontier
  • Ithaca: $1229 United
  • Elmira: $571 Allegiant and Frontier
  • Binghamton: $671 Allegiant and Frontier