The cheapest times to fly from CLO to MDE are

  • February 5th to March 11th
  • May 28th to July 29th
  • August 13th to December 2nd (except the weeks of October 1st and 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 CLO to MDE is mid October. Prices can be as high as $136 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $74 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Cali (CLO) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $75 to $122 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $80. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $124. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $44 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $96 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CLO to MDE flight.

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

CLO to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CLO to MDE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cali. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $14 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $92. Return trip prices are from the MDE to CLO 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 CLO to MDE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 20 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CLO to MDE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 28.65% less expensive than MDE
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLO to BOG flights

Destination alternative #2: El Carano Airport (UIB) in Quibdo

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 10.42% less expensive than MDE
  • Nonstop flights available

See CLO to UIB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CLO to MDE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Avianca, Avior, COPA, Copa Airlines Colombia, InterJet, LATAM, Spirit, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Alfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 193 miles or 311 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CLO to MDE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CLO to MDE flight is about 1 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Cali and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 50 available flights from CLO to MDE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCLO
Origination airport nameAlfonso Bonilla Aragon International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMDE
Destination airport nameJose Maria Cordova Airport


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