The cheapest times to fly from MCO to ASM are

  • January 29th to March 25th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • August 6th to December 9th (except the week of August 20th)

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 ASM is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $4753 for Tuesday flights during late July, or as low as $1207 for Saturday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Asmara

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Asmara (ASM) will usually cost between $1312 to $3051 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1321. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $2328. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1007 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1602 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to ASM flight.

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

MCO to ASM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to ASM flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ASM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MCO. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Asmara, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Orlando. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2493 (40%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1576. Return trip prices are from the ASM 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 ASM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MCO to ASM

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MCO to ASM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Washington, DC (MCO > IAD > ASM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1291
  • Average savings: $311 (19.41%)

See MCO to IAD flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MCO > JFK > ASM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1340
  • Average savings: $263 (16.39%)

See MCO to JFK flights

Hack #3: Dubai (MCO > DXB > ASM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1452
  • Average savings: $150 (9.36%)

See MCO to DXB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Asmara International Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7429 miles or 11956 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to ASM flight is about 14 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Asmara?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from MCO to ASM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMCO
Origination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeASM
Destination airport nameAsmara International Airport


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