The cheapest times to fly from GDL to CEN are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 12th)

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 GDL to CEN is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $3567 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $79 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.


When to Fly to Ciudad Obregón

Flying from Guadalajara (GDL) to Ciudad Obregon (CEN) will usually cost between $94 to $1224 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $128. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $3463. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3335 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $153 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GDL to CEN flight.

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

GDL to CEN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GDL to CEN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Guadalajara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $541 (61%) 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 $116. Return trip prices are from the CEN to GDL 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 GDL to CEN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from GDL to CEN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: General Ignacio P. Garcia International Airport (HMO) in Hermosillo

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from CEN
  • Usually 45.42% less expensive than CEN
  • Nonstop flights available

See GDL to HMO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GDL to CEN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Aereo Calafia, Aeromexico, Alaska, COPA, Delta, JAL, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ciudad Obregon International Airport to Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 628 miles or 1011 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GDL to CEN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GDL to CEN flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Guadalajara and Ciudad Obregon?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from GDL to CEN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GDL
Origination airport name Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport
City Guadalajara
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.5
Longitude -103.3

Return Airport

Destination code CEN
Destination airport name Ciudad Obregon International Airport
City Ciudad Obregon
Country Mexico
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -109.8


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