The cheapest times to fly from ESC to MEX are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • April 16th to June 10th
  • July 30th to November 11th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 ESC to MEX is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2657 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $390 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Mexico City

Flying from Escanaba, MI (ESC) to Mexico City (MEX) will usually cost between $410 to $1846 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $455. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2368. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1913 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $702 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ESC to MEX flight.

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

ESC to MEX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ESC to MEX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Escanaba. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mexico City, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Escanaba. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $381 (36%) 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 $648. Return trip prices are from the MEX to ESC 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 ESC to MEX 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 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ESC to MEX

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 ESC to MEX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cleveland, OH (ESC > CLE > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $687
  • Average savings: $15 (2.14%)

See ESC to CLE flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (ESC > DTW > MEX)

  • Price for both tickets: $691
  • Average savings: $11 (1.57%)

See ESC to DTW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1940 miles or 3122 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ESC to MEX flight is about 4 hour 28 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from ESC to MEX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ESC
Origination airport name Delta County Airport
City Escanaba, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.7
Longitude -87.1

Return Airport

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


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