The cheapest times to fly from MIA to MZT are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of January 29th)
  • April 23rd to June 17th (except the weeks of April 30th, May 14th, and May 21st)
  • August 6th to October 7th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MZT is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1319 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $551 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Mazatlán

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Mazatlan (MZT) will usually cost between $599 to $764 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $584. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $805. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $221 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $650 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to MZT flight.

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

MIA to MZT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to MZT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $87 (12%) 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 $619. Return trip prices are from the MZT 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 MZT 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 56 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 MZT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Durango International Airport (DGO) in Durango

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from MZT
  • Usually 17.23% less expensive than MZT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MIA to DGO flights


Flight Hacking MIA to MZT

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 MZT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (MIA > MEX > MZT)

  • Price for both tickets: $343
  • Average savings: $307 (47.23%)

See MIA to MEX flights

Hack #2: Hermosillo (MIA > HMO > MZT)

  • Price for both tickets: $617
  • Average savings: $33 (5.08%)

See MIA to HMO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, Sun Country Airlines, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Rafael Buelna International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1640 miles or 2639 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to MZT flight is about 3 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Mazatlan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 34 available flights from MIA to MZT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code MZT
Destination airport name General Rafael Buelna International Airport
City Mazatlan
Country Mexico
Latitude 23.2
Longitude -106.3


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