The cheapest times to fly from MZT to PHL are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • July 2nd to July 15th

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 PHL is late September. Prices can be as high as $2364 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $579 for Wednesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Philadelphia

Flying from Mazatlan (MZT) to Philadelphia, PA (PHL) will usually cost between $584 to $802 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $598. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $918. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $320 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $631 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MZT to PHL flight.

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

MZT to PHL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MZT to PHL 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHL, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MZT. 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 $95 (13%) 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 $605. Return trip prices are from the PHL 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 PHL can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 50 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 MZT to PHL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 10.46% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in New York, NY

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 6.34% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to LGA flights

Destination alternative #3: Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) in Newark, NJ

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from PHL
  • Usually 6.02% less expensive than PHL
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to EWR flights


Flight Hacking MZT to PHL

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 PHL — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $457
  • Average savings: $174 (27.58%)

See MZT to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2144 miles or 3450 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MZT to PHL flight is about 4 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Mazatlan and Philadelphia, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MZT to PHL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMZT
Origination airport nameGeneral Rafael Buelna International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePHL
Destination airport namePhiladelphia International Airport
CityPhiladelphia, PA
Countrythe United States


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