The cheapest times to fly from MIA to TAM are

  • January 8th to April 8th (except the weeks of January 29th and March 26th)
  • April 23rd to August 5th (except the week of June 25th)
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the week of November 12th)

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 TAM is early December. Prices can be as high as $924 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $508 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Tampico

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Tampico (TAM) will usually cost between $508 to $713 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $508. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $324 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $563 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to TAM flight.

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

MIA to TAM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to TAM 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 $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $44 (8%) 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 $516. Return trip prices are from the TAM 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 TAM 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 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MIA to TAM

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 TAM — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $359
  • Average savings: $205 (36.32%)

See MIA to MEX flights

Hack #2: Cancun (MIA > CUN > TAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $461
  • Average savings: $103 (18.21%)

See MIA to CUN flights

Hack #3: Guadalajara (MIA > GDL > TAM)

  • Price for both tickets: $462
  • Average savings: $102 (18.03%)

See MIA to GDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1134 miles or 1825 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to TAM flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Tampico?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MIA to TAM.


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 TAM
Destination airport name General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport
City Tampico
Country Mexico
Latitude 22.3
Longitude -97.9


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