The cheapest times to fly from PHX to VPS are

  • July 30th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 3rd to February 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 17th)

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 VPS is early September. Prices can be as high as $944 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $275 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Destin

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Valparaiso, FL (VPS) will usually cost between $297 to $539 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $295. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $576. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $281 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $391 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to VPS flight.

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

PHX to VPS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to VPS 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 $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VPS, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. 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 $124 (26%) 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 $350. Return trip prices are from the VPS 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 VPS 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 41 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 VPS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from VPS
  • Usually 3.20% less expensive than VPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to MOB flights

Destination alternative #2: Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) in Montgomery, AL

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from VPS
  • Usually 0.64% less expensive than VPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to MGM flights

Destination alternative #3: Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) in Panama City, FL

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from VPS
  • Usually 0.26% less expensive than VPS
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to ECP flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1504 miles or 2420 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to VPS flight is about 3 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Valparaiso, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from PHX to VPS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeVPS
Destination airport nameEglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport
CityValparaiso, FL
Countrythe United States


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