|Popular in||May||High demand for flights, 11% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||June||Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop|
|Average price||C$ 207||Average for round-trip flights in June 2021|
|Round-trip from||C$ 419||From Toronto to Biloxi|
Biloxi is often included, with its larger neighbour Gulfport, as Gulfport-Biloxi. The town is located on a small peninsula between Biloxi Bay and the Mississippi Sound with several barrier islands basking in the Gulf of Mexico.
Biloxi’s recent history can be divided into pre-Hurricane Katrina and post-Hurricane Katrina. Prior to 2005, the area was America’s third-largest casino market, after Las Vegas and Atlantic City. State law had required that casinos be located offshore, so when Katrina hit, she wiped away many of them as well as several historic buildings and antebellum homes. Now, casinos can be built on land (within 243 metres of the shore) and resort hotels, with gaming, entertainment and restaurants, have been rebuilt. Biloxi is again a must-visit destination.
It’s not all about the gaming however, as travellers taking cheap flights to Biloxi will discover. Biloxi offers some of the best golfing and sports fishing along the Gulf of Mexico. It’s also known for its fresh shrimp and oysters, ingredients that find their way into the delicious cuisine.
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The gulf region has a climate that varies between tropical and subtropical. Between May and September humidity levels are high and afternoon thunderstorms a frequent occurrence. Winters are warm. This season is especially popular with seniors who take cheap flights to Biloxi to escape harsh Northern winters.Summer temperatures range from the mid-20s Celsius (low 80s Fahrenheit – in May) to 35 degrees (upper 90s in August). Winter temperatures are comfortable, in the teens (50s F). Spring and fall temperatures are in the teens and lower 20s (high 60s/low 70s). Hurricane season runs June 1 to November 30.
High season is late spring and early summer, peaking in July and August. The holiday season – Thanksgiving/Christmas/New Years – are popular too.
The winter months, with the exception of the holidays, are low season, but are still popular with visitors escaping colder winters elsewhere.
June through November is Hurricane Season. Travellers considering taking cheap flights to Biloxi during these months should remember that they may have to evacuate at short notice.
Driving is the best way to get around Biloxi. Coast Transit Authority (CTA) operates several fixed bus routes around the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Fares are about $1.