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The cheapest times to fly from DAB to MCO are

  • February 26th to April 1st
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • June 25th to November 4th (except the weeks of July 2nd and October 22nd)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 DAB to MCO is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $989 for Sunday flights during early February, or as low as $284 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Daytona Beach, FL (DAB) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $393 to $747 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $370. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early February, with an average price of $757. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $387 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $679 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAB to MCO flight.

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

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DAB to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAB to MCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Daytona Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $7.8, which is above 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 $60 (9%) 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 $621. Return trip prices are from the MCO to DAB flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DAB 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 1 hour 5 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 DAB to MCO while comparing.

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

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 13.11% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to TPA flights

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

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 8.10% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to RSW flights

Destination alternative #3: Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 6.11% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to SRQ flights

Destination alternative #4: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in Jacksonville, FL

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 4.71% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to JAX flights

 

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

Hack #1: Atlanta, GA (DAB > ATL > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $315
  • Average savings: $365 (53.68%)

See DAB to ATL flights

Hack #2: Richmond, VA (DAB > RIC > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $408
  • Average savings: $271 (39.91%)

See DAB to RIC flights

Hack #3: Chattanooga, TN (DAB > CHA > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $419
  • Average savings: $261 (38.37%)

See DAB to CHA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAB 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 Daytona Beach International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 54 miles or 87 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAB to MCO flight is about 1 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Daytona Beach, FL and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from DAB to MCO.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDAB
Origination airport nameDaytona Beach International Airport
CityDaytona Beach, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude29.2
Longitude-81.1

Return Airport

Destination codeMCO
Destination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude28.4
Longitude-81.3

 

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