The cheapest times to fly from MIA to MLB are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • May 7th to June 3rd (except the week of May 21st)
  • July 9th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 23rd, September 24th, and October 1st)

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 MIA to MLB is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $1012 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $284 for Tuesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Melbourne

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Melbourne, FL (MLB) will usually cost between $322 to $606 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $324. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $566. 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 $404 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to MLB flight.

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

MIA to MLB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to MLB flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.56, which is above 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 $167 (32%) 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 $355. Return trip prices are from the MLB to MIA 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 MIA to MLB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 16 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 MIA to MLB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 46 miles (74 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 57.18% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See MIA to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 51.98% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See MIA to TPA flights

Destination alternative #3: Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV) in Gainesville, FL

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from MLB
  • Usually 31.68% less expensive than MLB
  • Nonstop flights available

See MIA to GNV flights


Flight Hacking MIA to MLB

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 MIA to MLB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Atlanta, GA (MIA > ATL > MLB)

  • Price for both tickets: $359
  • Average savings: $45 (11.14%)

See MIA to ATL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MIA to MLB? 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 Melbourne International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 161 miles or 259 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to MLB flight is about 1 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Melbourne, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 63 available flights from MIA to MLB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMIA
Origination airport nameMiami International Airport
CityMiami, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMLB
Destination airport nameMelbourne International Airport
CityMelbourne, FL
Countrythe United States


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