The cheapest times to fly from MCO to DSS are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 DSS is mid January. Prices can be as high as $3451 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $1152 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Dakar

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Dakar Thies (DSS) will usually cost between $1285 to $2145 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2193. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $899 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1469 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to DSS flight.

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

MCO to DSS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to DSS flight is slightly 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 $0.22, which is 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 $767 (29%) 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 $1443. Return trip prices are from the DSS 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 DSS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 31 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MCO to DSS

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 DSS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Paris (MCO > CDG > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1165
  • Average savings: $305 (20.73%)

See MCO to CDG flights

Hack #2: Madrid (MCO > MAD > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1206
  • Average savings: $263 (17.9%)

See MCO to MAD flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MCO > JFK > DSS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1218
  • Average savings: $252 (17.12%)

See MCO to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Royal Air Maroc, South African, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Blaise Diagne International Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4189 miles or 6742 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to DSS flight is about 8 hour 31 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Dakar Thies?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from MCO to DSS.


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 DSS
Destination airport name Blaise Diagne International Airport
City Dakar Thies
Country Senegal
Latitude 14.7
Longitude -17.1


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