The cheapest times to fly from MDE to SEA are

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 2nd)
  • August 13th to November 25th (except the weeks of August 20th and November 5th)

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 MDE to SEA is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1796 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $952 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Seattle

Flying from Medellin (MDE) to Seattle, WA (SEA) will usually cost between $1025 to $1435 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $983. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1618. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $635 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1059 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDE to SEA flight.

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

MDE to SEA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDE to SEA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Medellin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below 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 $74 (6%) 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 $1076. Return trip prices are from the SEA to MDE 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 MDE to SEA 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 7 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 MDE to SEA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Portland International Airport (PDX) in Portland, OR

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from SEA
  • Usually 19.74% less expensive than SEA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MDE to PDX flights


Flight Hacking MDE to SEA

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 MDE to SEA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (MDE > ORD > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $730
  • Average savings: $329 (31.07%)

See MDE to LAS flights

Hack #2: Las Vegas, NV (MDE > LAS > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $772
  • Average savings: $287 (27.1%)

See MDE to ORD flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (MDE > LAX > SEA)

  • Price for both tickets: $774
  • Average savings: $285 (26.91%)

See MDE to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MDE to SEA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Seattle/Tacoma International Airport to Jose Maria Cordova Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3966 miles or 6383 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MDE to SEA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDE to SEA flight is about 8 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Medellin and Seattle, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from MDE to SEA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMDE
Origination airport nameJose Maria Cordova Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeSEA
Destination airport nameSeattle/Tacoma International Airport
CitySeattle, WA
Countrythe United States


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