The cheapest times to fly from ZLO to MCO are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the weeks of May 14th and May 21st)
  • August 6th to October 14th (except the week of October 1st)
  • October 29th to November 11th

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 ZLO to MCO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $4223 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $255 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Orlando

Flying from Manzanillo (ZLO) to Orlando, FL (MCO) will usually cost between $286 to $984 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $320. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $1000. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $680 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $558 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZLO to MCO flight.

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

ZLO to MCO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZLO to MCO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Manzanillo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MCO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ZLO. 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 $349 (40%) 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 $434. Return trip prices are from the MCO to ZLO 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 ZLO to MCO 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 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ZLO 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 ZLO to MCO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (ZLO > MEX > MCO)

  • Price for both tickets: $423
  • Average savings: $135 (24.19%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Orlando International Airport to Playa de Oro International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1600 miles or 2575 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZLO to MCO flight is about 3 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Manzanillo and Orlando, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ZLO to MCO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZLO
Origination airport name Playa de Oro International Airport
City Manzanillo
Country Mexico
Latitude 19.1
Longitude -104.6

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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