The cheapest times to fly from MCO to VPS are

  • February 12th to July 29th (except the weeks of April 9th and April 23rd)
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 27th and 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 VPS is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $368 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $152 for Tuesday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Destin

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Valparaiso, FL (VPS) will usually cost between $167 to $286 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 $175. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $319. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $212 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to VPS flight.

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

MCO to VPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to VPS 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 $0.38, which is a bit 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 $33 (14%) 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 $198. Return trip prices are from the VPS 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 VPS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 344 miles or 554 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to VPS flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Valparaiso, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 54 available flights from MCO to VPS.


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 VPS
Destination airport name Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport
City Valparaiso, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -86.5


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