The cheapest times to fly from PHX to MAF are

  • April 16th to April 29th
  • June 25th to July 15th
  • August 6th to October 7th (except the week of August 20th)
  • December 24th to April 1st (except the weeks of January 1st, February 26th, and March 12th)

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 PHX to MAF is mid January. Prices can be as high as $502 for Friday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $245 for Saturday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Midland

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Midland/Odessa, TX (MAF) will usually cost between $245 to $425 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 $252. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $365. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $113 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $289 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to MAF flight.

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

PHX to MAF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to MAF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAF, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. 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 $70 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $261. Return trip prices are from the MAF to PHX 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 PHX to MAF can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 1 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from PHX to MAF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) in Lubbock, TX

  • 121 miles (195 km) away from MAF
  • Usually 9.36% less expensive than MAF
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to LBB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to MAF? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Midland International Air and Space Port Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 579 miles or 932 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to MAF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to MAF flight is about 2 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Midland/Odessa, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 84 available flights from PHX to MAF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code MAF
Destination airport name Midland International Air and Space Port Airport
City Midland/Odessa, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.9
Longitude -102.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to MAF tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 19% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MAF heading for PHX about 11 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Midland/Odessa, TX is about 14 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 11 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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