The cheapest times to fly from GDL to MXL are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • August 20th to December 2nd (except the week of September 3rd)

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 MXL is mid March. Prices can be as high as $275 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $62 for Wednesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Mexicali

Flying from Guadalajara (GDL) to Mexicali (MXL) will usually cost between $66 to $155 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $69. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $240. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $171 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $90 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GDL to MXL flight.

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

GDL to MXL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GDL to MXL 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 $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $16 (15%) 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 $90. Return trip prices are from the MXL 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 MXL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 59 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aereo Calafia, Aeromexico, InterJet, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada International Airport to Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1113 miles or 1791 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GDL to MXL flight is about 2 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Guadalajara and Mexicali?

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


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 MXL
Destination airport name General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada International Airport
City Mexicali
Country Mexico
Latitude 32.6
Longitude -115.2


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