The cheapest times to fly from PHX to MDE are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • July 2nd to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 MDE is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1238 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $370 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Medellin

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Medellin (MDE) will usually cost between $496 to $993 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $492. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1065. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $573 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $661 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to MDE flight.

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

PHX to MDE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to MDE flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Medellin, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $173 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $650. Return trip prices are from the MDE 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 MDE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 23 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 PHX to MDE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from MDE
  • Usually 8.25% less expensive than MDE
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to BOG flights


Flight Hacking PHX to MDE

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 PHX to MDE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Bogota (PHX > BOG > MDE)

  • Price for both tickets: $649
  • Average savings: $12 (1.82%)

See PHX to BOG flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (PHX > MIA > MDE)

  • Price for both tickets: $654
  • Average savings: $7 (0.98%)

See PHX to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, JetBlue, LATAM, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jose Maria Cordova Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3005 miles or 4836 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to MDE flight is about 6 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Medellin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from PHX to MDE.


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 MDE
Destination airport name Jose Maria Cordova Airport
City Medellin
Country Colombia
Latitude 6.2
Longitude -75.4


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