The cheapest times to fly from MAF to PHX are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • July 2nd to July 15th
  • August 6th to September 30th (except the weeks of August 20th and August 27th)

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 MAF to PHX is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $563 for Friday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $245 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Midland/Odessa, TX (MAF) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $245 to $426 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $250. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $435. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $185 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $289 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAF to PHX flight.

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

MAF to PHX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAF to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Midland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHX, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into MAF. 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 $70 (21%) 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 $261. Return trip prices are from the PHX to MAF 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 MAF to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 1 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MAF to PHX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Midland International Air and Space Port Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 579 miles or 932 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MAF to PHX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAF to PHX flight is about 2 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Midland/Odessa, TX and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 96 available flights from MAF to PHX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAF
Origination airport name Midland International Air and Space Port Airport
City Midland/Odessa, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.9
Longitude -102.2

Return Airport

Destination code PHX
Destination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MAF to PHX tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 13% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 74% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for MAF about 3 minutes early. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 4 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 3 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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