The cheapest times to fly from MCO to QRO are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 14th to June 17th
  • August 6th 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 QRO is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1567 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $452 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Santiago de Querétaro

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Queretaro (QRO) will usually cost between $482 to $728 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $467. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $955. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $488 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to QRO flight.

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

MCO to QRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to QRO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Santiago de Querétaro, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Orlando. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $62 (11%) 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 $507. Return trip prices are from the QRO 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 QRO 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 19 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 QRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 49.49% less expensive than QRO
  • Nonstop flights available

See MCO to MEX flights

Destination alternative #2: General Francisco J. Mujica International Airport (MLM) in Morelia

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 9.09% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to MLM flights

Destination alternative #3: Guanajuato International Airport (BJX) in Leon/Guanajuato

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from QRO
  • Usually 8.48% less expensive than QRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to BJX flights


Flight Hacking MCO to QRO

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 QRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (MCO > MEX > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $399
  • Average savings: $97 (19.49%)

See MCO to MEX flights

Hack #2: Guadalajara (MCO > GDL > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $452
  • Average savings: $43 (8.69%)

See MCO to GDL flights

Hack #3: Monterrey (MCO > MTY > QRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $486
  • Average savings: $9 (1.82%)

See MCO to MTY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, Volaris, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Queretaro Intercontinental Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1301 miles or 2094 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to QRO flight is about 3 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Queretaro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from MCO to QRO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeQRO
Destination airport nameQueretaro Intercontinental Airport


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