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The cheapest times to fly from MKE to TUS are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • August 6th to October 7th

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 TUS is late January. Prices can be as high as $816 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $312 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Tucson

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to Tucson, AZ (TUS) will usually cost between $312 to $573 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $352. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $597. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $245 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $394 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to TUS flight.

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

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MKE to TUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to TUS 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 $0.17, which is 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 $166 (33%) 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 $331. Return trip prices are from the TUS to MKE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MKE to TUS 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 37 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 MKE to TUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from TUS
  • Usually 9.64% less expensive than TUS
  • Nonstop flights available

See MKE to PHX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MKE to TUS? 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 Tucson International Airport to General Mitchell International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1460 miles or 2350 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MKE to TUS flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and Tucson, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from MKE to TUS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MKE
Origination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code TUS
Destination airport name Tucson International Airport
City Tucson, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 32.1
Longitude -110.9

 

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