The cheapest times to fly from SDF to MID are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • May 14th to June 10th (except the week of May 21st)
  • July 2nd to July 15th

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 SDF to MID is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1265 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $558 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Mérida

Flying from Louisville, KY (SDF) to Merida (MID) will usually cost between $580 to $863 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $600. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1051. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $451 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $642 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDF to MID flight.

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

SDF to MID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDF to MID flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Louisville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $97 (14%) 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 $617. Return trip prices are from the MID to SDF 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 SDF to MID 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 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SDF to MID

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 SDF to MID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Houston, TX (SDF > IAH > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $48 (7.48%)

See SDF to IAH flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (SDF > DFW > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $602
  • Average savings: $40 (6.16%)

See SDF to DFW flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (SDF > LAX > MID)

  • Price for both tickets: $608
  • Average savings: $34 (5.22%)

See SDF to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SDF to MID? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport to Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1213 miles or 1952 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SDF to MID?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDF to MID flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Louisville, KY and Merida?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from SDF to MID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SDF
Origination airport name Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
City Louisville, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 38.2
Longitude -85.7

Return Airport

Destination code MID
Destination airport name Licenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon International Airport
City Merida
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.9
Longitude -89.7


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