The cheapest times to fly from MEX to MQT are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 9th to June 17th
  • October 29th to November 11th

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 MEX to MQT is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1125 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $344 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Marquette

Flying from Mexico City (MEX) to Marquette, MI (MQT) will usually cost between $452 to $912 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $921. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $459 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $651 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEX to MQT flight.

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

MEX to MQT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEX to MQT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mexico City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $194 (26%) 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 $569. Return trip prices are from the MQT to MEX 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 MEX to MQT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 32 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MEX to MQT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Green Bay Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB) in Green Bay, WI

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MQT
  • Usually 17.60% less expensive than MQT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEX to GRB flights

Destination alternative #2: Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) in Traverse City, MI

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MQT
  • Usually 12.38% less expensive than MQT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEX to TVC flights

Destination alternative #3: Houghton County Memorial Airport (CMX) in Hancock/Houghton, MI

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from MQT
  • Usually 3.31% less expensive than MQT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEX to CMX flights


Flight Hacking MEX to MQT

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 MEX to MQT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Antonio, TX (MEX > SAT > MQT)

  • Price for both tickets: $628
  • Average savings: $23 (3.46%)

See MEX to MCO flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (MEX > MCO > MQT)

  • Price for both tickets: $647
  • Average savings: $4 (0.54%)

See MEX to SAT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1974 miles or 3177 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEX to MQT flight is about 4 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Mexico City and Marquette, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MEX to MQT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code MQT
Destination airport name Sawyer International Airport
City Marquette, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 46.4
Longitude -87.4


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