The cheapest times to fly from MKE to MCO are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 MKE to MCO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $773 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $205 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $212 to $456 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $225. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $494. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $269 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $267 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to MCO flight.

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

MKE to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to MCO flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Milwaukee. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, 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. 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 $93 (26%) 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 $248. Return trip prices are from the MCO to MKE 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

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MKE to MCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 54 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from MKE to MCO while comparing.

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

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 36.70% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See MKE to SFB flights

Destination alternative #2: St Pete Clearwater International Airport (PIE) in St. Petersburg, FL

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 31.09% less expensive than MCO
  • Nonstop flights available

See MKE to PIE flights

Destination alternative #3: Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) in Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from MCO
  • Usually 3.75% less expensive than MCO
  • 1-layover flights available

See MKE to SRQ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MKE to MCO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to General Mitchell International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1068 miles or 1719 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MKE to MCO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MKE to MCO flight is about 2 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from MKE to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMKE
Origination airport nameGeneral Mitchell International Airport
CityMilwaukee, WI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMCO
Destination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MKE to MCO tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 18% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 14% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MCO heading for MKE about 5 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Orlando, FL is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 4 minutes late
  • Frontier: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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