The cheapest times to fly from MCO to ABI are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • May 21st to June 17th
  • July 9th to September 30th
  • October 29th to November 11th

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 MCO to ABI is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $985 for Sunday flights during late February and early March, or as low as $348 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Abilene

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Abilene, TX (ABI) will usually cost between $349 to $630 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 $349. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late February and early March, with an average price of $660. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $312 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $358 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to ABI flight.

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

MCO to ABI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to ABI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $95 (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 $356. Return trip prices are from the ABI to MCO 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 MCO to ABI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 1 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 MCO to ABI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Robert Gray AAF Airport (GRK) in Killeen, TX

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from ABI
  • Usually 24.76% less expensive than ABI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to GRK flights

Destination alternative #2: Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport (SPS) in Wichita Falls, TX

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from ABI
  • Usually 1.96% less expensive than ABI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to SPS flights

Destination alternative #3: San Angelo Regional/Mathis Field Airport (SJT) in San Angelo, TX

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from ABI
  • Usually 0.98% less expensive than ABI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to SJT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MCO to ABI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abilene Regional Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1127 miles or 1814 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MCO to ABI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to ABI flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Abilene, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from MCO to ABI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCO
Origination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3

Return Airport

Destination code ABI
Destination airport name Abilene Regional Airport
City Abilene, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.4
Longitude -99.7


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