The cheapest times to fly from ACK to AVL are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • June 11th to September 2nd
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 ACK to AVL is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1232 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $283 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Asheville

Flying from Nantucket, MA (ACK) to Asheville, NC (AVL) will usually cost between $502 to $1139 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $488. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $1116. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $629 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $869 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACK to AVL flight.

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

ACK to AVL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACK to AVL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Nantucket. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.69, which is above 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 to Asheville, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Nantucket. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $169 (18%) 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 $766. Return trip prices are from the AVL to ACK 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 ACK to AVL 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 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ACK to AVL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 91 miles (146 km) away from AVL
  • Usually 24.05% less expensive than AVL
  • Nonstop flights available

See ACK to CLT flights


Flight Hacking ACK to AVL

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 ACK to AVL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (ACK > BOS > AVL)

  • Price for both tickets: $682
  • Average savings: $187 (21.52%)

See ACK to BOS flights

Hack #2: Atlanta, GA (ACK > ATL > AVL)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $164 (18.87%)

See ACK to ATL flights

Hack #3: Pittsburgh, PA (ACK > PIT > AVL)

  • Price for both tickets: $762
  • Average savings: $107 (12.31%)

See ACK to PIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ACK to AVL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Asheville Regional Airport to Nantucket Memorial Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 786 miles or 1265 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ACK to AVL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACK to AVL flight is about 2 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Nantucket, MA and Asheville, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from ACK to AVL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ACK
Origination airport name Nantucket Memorial Airport
City Nantucket, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -70.1

Return Airport

Destination code AVL
Destination airport name Asheville Regional Airport
City Asheville, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 35.4
Longitude -82.5


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