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The cheapest times to fly from MCO to PBI are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • July 30th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 PBI is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1432 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $252 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.

 

When to Fly to West Palm Beach

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) will usually cost between $298 to $729 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 $278. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $753. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $476 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $527 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to PBI flight.

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

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MCO to PBI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to PBI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.3, which is above 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 $123 (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 $456. Return trip prices are from the PBI 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 PBI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 14 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 PBI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 70.97% less expensive than PBI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to FLL flights

Destination alternative #2: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 63 miles (101 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 66.89% less expensive than PBI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to MIA flights

Destination alternative #3: Bimini International Airport (BIM) in Bimini

  • 85 miles (137 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 44.21% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to BIM flights

Destination alternative #4: Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO) in Freeport

  • 87 miles (140 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 31.12% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to FPO flights

Destination alternative #5: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 9.49% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to RSW flights

Destination alternative #6: Melbourne International Airport (MLB) in Melbourne, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 4.08% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to MLB flights

 

Flight Hacking MCO to PBI

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 PBI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Atlanta, GA (MCO > ATL > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $381
  • Average savings: $146 (27.7%)

See MCO to ATL flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (MCO > DCA > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $411
  • Average savings: $117 (22.11%)

See MCO to DCA flights

Hack #3: Richmond, VA (MCO > RIC > PBI)

  • Price for both tickets: $415
  • Average savings: $113 (21.35%)

See MCO to RIC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palm Beach International Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 142 miles or 229 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to PBI flight is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from MCO to PBI.

 

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 PBI
Destination airport name Palm Beach International Airport
City West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.7
Longitude -80.1

 

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