The cheapest times to fly from MZT to SRQ are

  • July 9th to July 29th
  • October 22nd to November 18th
  • early December
  • December 24th to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 SRQ is early December. Prices can be as high as $4122 for Thursday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $570 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Sarasota

Flying from Mazatlan (MZT) to Sarasota/Bradenton, FL (SRQ) will usually cost between $570 to $1199 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 $592. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $2578. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1986 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $688 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MZT to SRQ flight.

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

MZT to SRQ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MZT to SRQ 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 $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $237 (25%) 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 $669. Return trip prices are from the SRQ 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 SRQ 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 42 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 SRQ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 40 miles (64 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 11.34% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to TPA flights

Destination alternative #2: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from SRQ
  • Usually 10.61% less expensive than SRQ
  • 1-layover flights available

See MZT to MCO flights


Flight Hacking MZT to SRQ

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 SRQ — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $615
  • Average savings: $73 (10.61%)

See MZT to flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MZT to SRQ? 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 Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport to General Rafael Buelna International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1507 miles or 2425 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MZT to SRQ flight is about 3 hour 42 minutes.

How many flights go between Mazatlan and Sarasota/Bradenton, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from MZT to SRQ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MZT
Origination airport name General Rafael Buelna International Airport
City Mazatlan
Country Mexico
Latitude 23.2
Longitude -106.3

Return Airport

Destination code SRQ
Destination airport name Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport
City Sarasota/Bradenton, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 27.4
Longitude -82.6


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