The cheapest times to fly from REC to MCO are

  • January 29th to February 11th
  • March 5th to July 1st
  • August 13th to August 26th
  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 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 REC to MCO is late March. Prices can be as high as $1256 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $576 for Tuesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Recife (REC) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $579 to $1032 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $580. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1179. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $599 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $697 can be considered a good price for a round-trip REC to MCO flight.

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

REC to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the REC to MCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Recife. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. 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 $78 (10%) 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 $698. Return trip prices are from the MCO to REC 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 REC to MCO can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 10 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking REC to MCO

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 REC to MCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fortaleza (REC > FOR > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $103 (14.78%)

See REC to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (REC > MIA > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $694
  • Average savings: $3 (0.43%)

See REC to FOR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from REC to MCO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Azul, COPA, Delta, Gol, JetBlue, LATAM, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to Guararapes Gilberto Freyre International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3991 miles or 6423 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from REC to MCO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop REC to MCO flight is about 8 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Recife and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from REC to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code REC
Origination airport name Guararapes Gilberto Freyre International Airport
City Recife
Country Brazil
Latitude -8.1
Longitude -34.9

Return Airport

Destination code MCO
Destination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3


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