The cheapest times to fly from SCE to MFR are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 20th to November 18th

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 SCE to MFR is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1094 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Medford

Flying from State College, PA (SCE) to Medford, OR (MFR) will usually cost between $402 to $849 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $429. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $794. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $557 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SCE to MFR flight.

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

SCE to MFR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SCE to MFR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from State College. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $250 (34%) 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 $476. Return trip prices are from the MFR to SCE 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 SCE to MFR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SCE to MFR

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 SCE to MFR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (SCE > SEA > MFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $511
  • Average savings: $47 (8.35%)

See SCE to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SCE to MFR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport to University Park Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2300 miles or 3701 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SCE to MFR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SCE to MFR flight is about 5 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between State College, PA and Medford, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from SCE to MFR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SCE
Origination airport name University Park Airport
City State College, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -77.8

Return Airport

Destination code MFR
Destination airport name Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport
City Medford, OR
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -122.9


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