The cheapest times to fly from ACV to MCO are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the weeks of February 12th and March 12th)
  • April 9th to May 20th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • early December

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 ACV to MCO is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1309 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $397 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Arcata/Eureka, CA (ACV) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $397 to $958 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $447. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $910. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $463 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $656 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACV to MCO flight.

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

ACV to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACV to MCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Arcata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. 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 $261 (32%) 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 $526. Return trip prices are from the MCO to ACV 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 ACV 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 5 hour 34 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 ACV to MCO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 8.69% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See ACV to TPA flights


Flight Hacking ACV 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 ACV to MCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ACV > LAX > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $639
  • Average savings: $17 (2.59%)

See ACV to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2551 miles or 4105 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACV to MCO flight is about 5 hour 34 minutes.

How many flights go between Arcata/Eureka, CA 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 ACV to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ACV
Origination airport name California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport
City Arcata/Eureka, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -124.1

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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