The cheapest times to fly from MFE to PBI are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 23rd to June 10th (except the week of May 14th)
  • July 16th to July 29th
  • October 8th to November 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 MFE to PBI is early November. Prices can be as high as $1075 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $344 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to West Palm Beach

Flying from Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX (MFE) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) will usually cost between $370 to $594 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 $366. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1075. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $709 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $401 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MFE to PBI flight.

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

MFE to PBI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MFE to PBI 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 $0.22, 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 $91 (19%) 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 $383. Return trip prices are from the PBI 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 PBI 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 0 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 PBI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from PBI
  • Usually 1.00% less expensive than PBI
  • 1-layover flights available

See MFE to RSW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MFE to PBI? 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 Palm Beach International Airport to McAllen Miller International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1122 miles or 1806 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MFE to PBI flight is about 3 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Mission/McAllen/Edinburg, TX and West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from MFE to PBI.


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 PBI
Destination airport name Palm Beach International Airport
City West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.7
Longitude -80.1


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