The cheapest times to fly from MDW to SEZ are

  • August 13th to September 2nd
  • October 8th to March 18th

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 SEZ is early November. Prices can be as high as $12600 for Saturday flights during mid July, or as low as $1141 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Mahé, Seychelles

Flying from Chicago, IL (MDW) to Mahe Islands (SEZ) will usually cost between $1272 to $10750 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $2797. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $9204. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $6407 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5351 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MDW to SEZ flight.

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

MDW to SEZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MDW to SEZ flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Chicago. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SEZ, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MDW. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mahé, Seychelles, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Chicago. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $2706 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $3982. Return trip prices are from the SEZ 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 SEZ can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MDW to SEZ

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 SEZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (MDW > LHR > SEZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1178
  • Average savings: $4174 (77.99%)

See MDW to LHR flights

Hack #2: Mumbai (MDW > BOM > SEZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1290
  • Average savings: $4062 (75.9%)

See MDW to BOM flights

Hack #3: Johannesburg (MDW > JNB > SEZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1321
  • Average savings: $4030 (75.31%)

See MDW to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Delta, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Seychelles International Airport to Chicago Midway International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9018 miles or 14513 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MDW to SEZ flight is about 17 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Chicago, IL and Mahe Islands?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from MDW to SEZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeSEZ
Destination airport nameSeychelles International Airport
CityMahe Islands
Countrythe Seychelles


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