The cheapest times to fly from MFE to MCO are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 28th to July 22nd (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 13th to November 18th

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 MFE to MCO is late September. Prices can be as high as $823 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $294 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX (MFE) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $299 to $560 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $368. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $596. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $228 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $433 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MFE to MCO flight.

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

MFE to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MFE to MCO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from McAllen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, 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 $124 (25%) 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 $363. Return trip prices are from the MCO to MFE 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 MFE 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 52 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 MFE to MCO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) in Sanford, FL

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 31.06% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See MFE to SFB flights

Destination alternative #2: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 8.31% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to RSW flights

Destination alternative #3: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in Jacksonville, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 8.08% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to JAX flights

Destination alternative #4: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) in West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 7.39% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to PBI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to McAllen Miller International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1050 miles or 1690 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MFE to MCO flight is about 2 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from MFE to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MFE
Origination airport name McAllen Miller International Airport
City Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 26.2
Longitude -98.2

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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