The cheapest times to fly from MZT to MIA are

  • January 8th to April 1st (except the weeks of March 5th and March 12th)
  • April 16th to May 20th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • June 11th to August 5th (except the week of June 25th)

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 MZT to MIA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1066 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $484 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Miami

Flying from Mazatlan (MZT) to Miami, FL (MIA) will usually cost between $571 to $757 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $544. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $775. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $231 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $641 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MZT to MIA flight.

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

MZT to MIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MZT to MIA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mazatlán. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $87 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $600. Return trip prices are from the MIA to MZT 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 MZT to MIA 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 56 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MZT to MIA

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 MZT to MIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (MZT > MEX > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $320
  • Average savings: $322 (50.16%)

See MZT to MTY flights

Hack #2: Monterrey (MZT > MTY > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $603
  • Average savings: $38 (5.93%)

See MZT to MEX flights

Hack #3: Hermosillo (MZT > HMO > MIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $609
  • Average savings: $32 (4.99%)

See MZT to HMO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MZT to MIA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, COPA, Delta, InterJet, LATAM, Sun Country Airlines, United, Volaris, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Miami International Airport to General Rafael Buelna International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1640 miles or 2639 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MZT to MIA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MZT to MIA flight is about 3 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Mazatlan and Miami, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from MZT to MIA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMZT
Origination airport nameGeneral Rafael Buelna International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeMIA
Destination airport nameMiami International Airport
CityMiami, FL
Countrythe United States


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