The cheapest times to fly from MFE to FNT are

  • April 16th to May 20th
  • July 16th to July 29th
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • December 24th to March 4th

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 MFE to FNT is late January. Prices can be as high as $1040 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $327 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX (MFE) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $367 to $700 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $381. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $690. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $309 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $489 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MFE to FNT flight.

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

MFE to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MFE to FNT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from McAllen. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Flint, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to McAllen. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $124 (22%) 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 $424. Return trip prices are from the FNT to MFE 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 MFE to FNT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 32 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 MFE to FNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 23.11% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 17.18% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 16.05% less expensive than FNT
  • 2-layover flights available

See MFE to TOL flights

Destination alternative #4: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 15.85% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to CLE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MFE to FNT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Bishop International Airport to McAllen Miller International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1418 miles or 2282 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MFE to FNT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MFE to FNT flight is about 3 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from MFE to FNT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MFE
Origination airport name McAllen Miller International Airport
City Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 26.2
Longitude -98.2

Return Airport

Destination code FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7


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