The cheapest times to fly from CGI to MCO are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • August 6th to October 28th (except the week of October 8th)

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 CGI to MCO is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $925 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $305 for Wednesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Cape Girardeau, MO (CGI) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $325 to $658 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $351. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $612. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $261 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $417 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CGI to MCO flight.

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

CGI to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CGI to MCO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cape Girardeau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MCO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into CGI. Sundays 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 $199 (34%) 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 $368. Return trip prices are from the MCO to CGI 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 CGI to MCO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking CGI to MCO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from CGI to MCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (CGI > ORD > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $415
  • Average savings: $2 (0.48%)

See CGI to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CGI to MCO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to Cape Girardeau Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 773 miles or 1244 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CGI to MCO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CGI to MCO flight is about 2 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Cape Girardeau, MO and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from CGI to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CGI
Origination airport name Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
City Cape Girardeau, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -89.6

Return Airport

Destination code MCO
Destination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3


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