The cheapest times to fly from MID to AUS are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 6th to November 25th (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 MID to AUS is early September. Prices can be as high as $1107 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $397 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Austin

Flying from Merida (MID) to Austin, TX (AUS) will usually cost between $434 to $692 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $425. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $763. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $338 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $486 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MID to AUS flight.

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

MID to AUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MID to AUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mérida. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above 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 $50 (9%) 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 $482. Return trip prices are from the AUS to MID 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 MID to AUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 26 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 MID to AUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: San Antonio International Airport (SAT) in San Antonio, TX

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 33.54% less expensive than AUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See MID to SAT flights

Destination alternative #2: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 31.28% less expensive than AUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See MID to IAH flights

Destination alternative #3: William P Hobby Airport (HOU) in Houston, TX

  • 148 miles (238 km) away from AUS
  • Usually 3.29% less expensive than AUS
  • 2-layover flights available

See MID to HOU flights


Flight Hacking MID to AUS

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 MID to AUS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Guadalajara (MID > GDL > AUS)

  • Price for both tickets: $482
  • Average savings: $4 (0.82%)

See MID to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MID to AUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, Qantas, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Austin – Bergstrom International Airport to Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 811 miles or 1305 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MID to AUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MID to AUS flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Merida and Austin, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from MID to AUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MID
Origination airport name Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport
City Merida
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.9
Longitude -89.7

Return Airport

Destination code AUS
Destination airport name Austin – Bergstrom International Airport
City Austin, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -97.7


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