The cheapest times to fly from CEN to MEX are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • August 6th to October 7th
  • November 19th to December 2nd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CEN to MEX is mid August. Prices can be as high as $260 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $76 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Mexico City

Flying from Ciudad Obregon (CEN) to Mexico City (MEX) will usually cost between $79 to $214 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $121. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $203. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $83 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $165 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CEN to MEX flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CEN to MEX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CEN to MEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CEN to MEX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Ciudad Obregón. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $79 (40%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $118. Return trip prices are from the MEX to CEN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CEN to MEX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 33 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CEN to MEX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport to Ciudad Obregon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 875 miles or 1408 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CEN to MEX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CEN to MEX flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Ciudad Obregon and Mexico City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from CEN to MEX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CEN
Origination airport name Ciudad Obregon International Airport
City Ciudad Obregon
Country Mexico
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -109.8

Return Airport

Destination code MEX
Destination airport name Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport
City Mexico City
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.4
Longitude -99.1


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