The cheapest times to fly from BHM to MLB are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 14th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • July 23rd to October 7th (except the week of July 30th)
  • October 22nd 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 BHM to MLB is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1184 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $215 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Melbourne

Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Melbourne, FL (MLB) will usually cost between $224 to $416 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $223. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $421. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $198 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $249 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to MLB flight.

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

BHM to MLB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHM to MLB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, 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. 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 $99 (30%) 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 $230. Return trip prices are from the MLB to BHM 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 BHM to MLB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 55 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 BHM to MLB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) in Gainesville, FL

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 4.23% less expensive than MLB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to GNV flights

Destination alternative #2: Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) in Daytona Beach, FL

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 1.41% less expensive than MLB
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to DAB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BHM to MLB? 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 Melbourne International Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 523 miles or 842 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BHM to MLB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to MLB flight is about 1 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Melbourne, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 53 available flights from BHM to MLB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBHM
Origination airport nameBirmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
CityBirmingham, AL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMLB
Destination airport nameMelbourne International Airport
CityMelbourne, FL
Countrythe United States


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