The cheapest times to fly from MIA to SCL are

  • April 16th to June 17th
  • August 6th to December 2nd (except the week of September 3rd)

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 SCL is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1274 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $743 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Santiago

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Santiago (SCL) will usually cost between $786 to $1068 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $789. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1200. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $410 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $870 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to SCL flight.

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

MIA to SCL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to SCL flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $36 (4%) 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 $880. Return trip prices are from the SCL 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 SCL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 26 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking MIA to SCL

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 SCL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (MIA > LIM > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $678
  • Average savings: $192 (22.07%)

See MIA to LIM flights

Hack #2: Santa Cruz (MIA > VVI > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $165 (18.97%)

See MIA to VVI flights

Hack #3: La Paz (MIA > LPB > SCL)

  • Price for both tickets: $814
  • Average savings: $56 (6.44%)

See MIA to LPB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Gol, InterJet, KLM, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4136 miles or 6656 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to SCL flight is about 8 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Santiago?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 82 available flights from MIA to SCL.


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 SCL
Destination airport name Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport
City Santiago
Country Chile
Latitude -33.4
Longitude -70.8


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