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The cheapest times to fly from MEC to MIA are

  • January 15th to February 25th
  • July 30th to December 2nd

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 MEC to MIA is early September. Prices can be as high as $1155 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $624 for Tuesday flights around early September.

 

When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Manta (MEC) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $626 to $847 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $626. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $867. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $242 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $683 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEC to MIA flight.

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

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MEC to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEC to MIA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Manta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $68 (9%) 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 $692. Return trip prices are from the MIA to MEC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MEC to MIA can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 18 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 MEC to MIA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from MIA
  • Usually 4.54% less expensive than MIA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MEC to FLL flights

 

Flight Hacking MEC to MIA

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 MEC to MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Quito (MEC > UIO > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $671
  • Average savings: $13 (1.83%)

See MEC to flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEC to MIA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, LATAM, TAME, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Miami International Airport to Eloy Alfaro International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1847 miles or 2972 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MEC to MIA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEC to MIA flight is about 4 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Manta and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from MEC to MIA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MEC
Origination airport name Eloy Alfaro International Airport
City Manta
Country Ecuador
Latitude -0.9
Longitude -80.7

Return Airport

Destination code MIA
Destination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3

 

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