The cheapest times to fly from MVD to MRY are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • February 26th to June 10th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 13th to November 11th (except the weeks of September 10th, October 22nd, and October 29th)

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 MVD to MRY is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $3263 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $835 for Monday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Monterey

Flying from Montevideo (MVD) to Monterey, CA (MRY) will usually cost between $1017 to $1902 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $1073. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2147. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1074 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1319 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MVD to MRY flight.

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

MVD to MRY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MVD to MRY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montevideo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MRY, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MVD. 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 $188 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1281. Return trip prices are from the MRY to MVD 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 MVD to MRY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 40 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 MVD to MRY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Metropolitan Oakland International Airport (OAK) in Oakland, CA

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 8.11% less expensive than MRY
  • 2-layover flights available

See MVD to OAK flights

Destination alternative #2: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 7.51% less expensive than MRY
  • 1-layover flights available

See MVD to SFO flights

Destination alternative #3: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 3.15% less expensive than MRY
  • 2-layover flights available

See MVD to SJC flights


Flight Hacking MVD to MRY

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 MVD to MRY — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Lima (MVD > LIM > MRY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1142
  • Average savings: $177 (13.42%)

See MVD to SCL flights

Hack #2: Santiago (MVD > SCL > MRY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1153
  • Average savings: $166 (12.59%)

See MVD to LIM flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MVD > JFK > MRY)

  • Price for both tickets: $1206
  • Average savings: $113 (8.57%)

See MVD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MVD to MRY? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, American, Avianca, COPA, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Monterey Regional Airport to Carrasco International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6496 miles or 10454 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MVD to MRY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MVD to MRY flight is about 12 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Montevideo and Monterey, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MVD to MRY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMVD
Origination airport nameCarrasco International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMRY
Destination airport nameMonterey Regional Airport
CityMonterey, CA
Countrythe United States


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