The cheapest times to fly from MRY to PHX are
- May 28th to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
- July 9th to July 22nd
- August 20th to February 4th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, and January 22nd)
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 MRY to PHX is early December. Prices can be as high as $415 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $214 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from Monterey, CA (MRY) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $217 to $318 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 $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $313. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $84 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $245 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MRY to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MRY to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MRY to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Monterey. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, 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 $48 (17%) 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 $237. Return trip prices are from the PHX to MRY flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MRY to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 3 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MRY to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Monterey Regional Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 597 miles or 961 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MRY to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MRY to PHX flight is about 2 hour 3 minutes.
How many flights go between Monterey, CA and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 42 available flights from MRY to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Monterey Regional Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from MRY to PHX tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 20% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 55% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for MRY about 2 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 1 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Mesa: 2 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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