The cheapest times to fly from MQT to EYW are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • July 2nd to August 5th
  • late October

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 MQT to EYW is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1511 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $378 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Key West

Flying from Marquette, MI (MQT) to Key West, FL (EYW) will usually cost between $473 to $1029 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $544. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $635 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $663 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MQT to EYW flight.

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

MQT to EYW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MQT to EYW flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Marquette. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, 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 $230 (28%) 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 $609. Return trip prices are from the EYW to MQT 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 MQT to EYW 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 45 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 MQT to EYW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers, FL

  • 137 miles (220 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 37.93% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MQT to RSW flights

Destination alternative #2: Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 37.48% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MQT to FLL flights

Destination alternative #3: Miami International Airport (MIA) in Miami, FL

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from EYW
  • Usually 27.00% less expensive than EYW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MQT to MIA flights


Flight Hacking MQT to EYW

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 MQT to EYW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fort Lauderdale, FL (MQT > FLL > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $558
  • Average savings: $106 (15.91%)

See MQT to FLL flights

Hack #2: Tampa, FL (MQT > TPA > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $625
  • Average savings: $39 (5.81%)

See MQT to TPA flights

Hack #3: Orlando, FL (MQT > MCO > EYW)

  • Price for both tickets: $629
  • Average savings: $35 (5.2%)

See MQT to MCO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MQT to EYW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Key West International Airport to Sawyer International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1538 miles or 2475 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MQT to EYW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MQT to EYW flight is about 3 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Marquette, MI and Key West, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from MQT to EYW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MQT
Origination airport name Sawyer International Airport
City Marquette, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 46.4
Longitude -87.4

Return Airport

Destination code EYW
Destination airport name Key West International Airport
City Key West, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 24.6
Longitude -81.8


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