The cheapest times to fly from MDW to MID are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • May 7th to May 20th
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 3rd, October 8th, October 15th, 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 MDW to MID is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2164 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $431 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Mérida

Flying from Chicago, IL (MDW) to Merida (MID) will usually cost between $515 to $1579 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 $462. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1523. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1060 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $706 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDW to MID flight.

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

MDW to MID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDW to MID flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $388 (28%) 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 $683. Return trip prices are from the MID to MDW 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 MDW to MID 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 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MDW to MID

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 MDW to MID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (MDW > GDL > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $455
  • Average savings: $252 (35.62%)

See MDW to GDL flights

Hack #2: Havana (MDW > HAV > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $602
  • Average savings: $105 (14.8%)

See MDW to HAV flights

Hack #3: Mexico City (MDW > MEX > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $621
  • Average savings: $86 (12.11%)

See MDW to MEX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MDW to MID? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Delta, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1445 miles or 2325 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MDW to MID?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDW to MID flight is about 3 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Merida?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MDW to MID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMDW
Origination airport nameChicago Midway International Airport
CityChicago, IL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMID
Destination airport nameLicenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport


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