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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to MKE are

  • August 6th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, and February 5th)

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 MKE is early December. Prices can be as high as $867 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $273 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Milwaukee

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Milwaukee, WI (MKE) will usually cost between $290 to $518 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 $304. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $589. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $286 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $356 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to MKE flight.

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

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PHX to MKE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to MKE 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 $0.15, which is far 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 $72 (17%) 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 $339. Return trip prices are from the MKE to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to MKE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 36 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 MKE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 20.51% less expensive than MKE
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to ORD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Mitchell International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1458 miles or 2346 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to MKE flight is about 3 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Milwaukee, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 94 available flights from PHX to MKE.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States
Latitude33.4
Longitude-112

Return Airport

Destination codeMKE
Destination airport nameGeneral Mitchell International Airport
CityMilwaukee, WI
Countrythe United States
Latitude42.9
Longitude-87.9

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to MKE tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 37% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 14% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MKE heading for PHX about 9 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Milwaukee, WI is about 2 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 16 minutes late
  • American: 2 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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