The cheapest times to fly from ABI to MTJ are

  • late January
  • February 19th to March 4th
  • March 19th to July 29th (except the weeks of March 26th, May 14th, May 21st, June 11th, and June 25th)
  • October 15th 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 ABI to MTJ is early December. Prices can be as high as $1182 for Saturday flights during early March, or as low as $462 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Montrose

Flying from Abilene, TX (ABI) to Montrose/Delta, CO (MTJ) will usually cost between $462 to $776 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $488. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $879. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $391 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $496 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABI to MTJ flight.

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

ABI to MTJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABI to MTJ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Abilene. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MTJ, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ABI. Saturdays 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 $94 (16%) 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 $475. Return trip prices are from the MTJ to ABI 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 ABI to MTJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABI to MTJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Montrose Regional Airport to Abilene Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 625 miles or 1006 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABI to MTJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABI to MTJ flight is about 2 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Abilene, TX and Montrose/Delta, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from ABI to MTJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeABI
Origination airport nameAbilene Regional Airport
CityAbilene, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMTJ
Destination airport nameMontrose Regional Airport
CityMontrose/Delta, CO
Countrythe United States


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