The cheapest times to fly from FLO to MEI are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 16th to July 15th (except the weeks of April 30th and May 14th)
  • October 22nd 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 FLO to MEI is late January. Prices can be as high as $872 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $324 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Meridian

Flying from Florence, SC (FLO) to Meridian, MS (MEI) will usually cost between $365 to $649 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $387. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $608. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $221 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $489 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FLO to MEI flight.

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

FLO to MEI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FLO to MEI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Florence. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.57, which is above 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 $139 (24%) 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 $435. Return trip prices are from the MEI to FLO 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 FLO to MEI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 57 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 FLO to MEI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from MEI
  • Usually 38.34% less expensive than MEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FLO to JAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 117 miles (188 km) away from MEI
  • Usually 34.36% less expensive than MEI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FLO to MOB flights

Destination alternative #3: Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport (PIB) in Hattiesburg/Laurel, MS

  • 69 miles (111 km) away from MEI
  • Usually 12.68% less expensive than MEI
  • 2-layover flights available

See FLO to PIB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FLO to MEI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Key Field Airport to Florence Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 537 miles or 864 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FLO to MEI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FLO to MEI flight is about 1 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Florence, SC and Meridian, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from FLO to MEI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FLO
Origination airport name Florence Regional Airport
City Florence, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.2
Longitude -79.7

Return Airport

Destination code MEI
Destination airport name Key Field Airport
City Meridian, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -88.8


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