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The cheapest times to fly from MCO to AVL are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • July 16th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 AVL is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $543 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $151 for Wednesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Asheville

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Asheville, NC (AVL) will usually cost between $157 to $376 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 $183. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $343. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $160 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $261 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to AVL flight.

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

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MCO to AVL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to AVL 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 $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AVL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MCO. 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 $134 (40%) 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 $200. Return trip prices are from the AVL to MCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MCO to AVL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 52 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 MCO to AVL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) in Greer, SC

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from AVL
  • Usually 18.23% less expensive than AVL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to GSP flights

Destination alternative #2: Augusta Regional at Bush Field Airport (AGS) in Augusta, GA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from AVL
  • Usually 16.31% less expensive than AVL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to AGS flights

Destination alternative #3: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from AVL
  • Usually 13.63% less expensive than AVL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to CLT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 489 miles or 787 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to AVL flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Asheville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 64 available flights from MCO to AVL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeMCO
Origination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States
Latitude28.4
Longitude-81.3

Return Airport

Destination codeAVL
Destination airport nameAsheville Regional Airport
CityAsheville, NC
Countrythe United States
Latitude35.4
Longitude-82.5

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MCO to AVL tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 44% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AVL heading for MCO about 18 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Asheville, NC is about 25 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Spirit: 18 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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