The cheapest times to fly from AKN to MFR are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • March 19th to May 6th
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 AKN to MFR is mid March. Prices can be as high as $1384 for Thursday flights during early August, or as low as $769 for Wednesday flights around mid March.


When to Fly to Medford

Flying from King Salmon, AK (AKN) to Medford, OR (MFR) will usually cost between $769 to $983 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid March with an average ticket price of $769. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1384. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $615 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $813 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKN to MFR flight.

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

AKN to MFR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AKN to MFR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from King Salmon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MFR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AKN. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Medford, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to King Salmon. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $36 (4%) 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 $816. Return trip prices are from the MFR to AKN 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 AKN to MFR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AKN to MFR

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 AKN to MFR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Anchorage, AK (AKN > ANC > MFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $738
  • Average savings: $75 (9.23%)

See AKN to ANC flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (AKN > SEA > MFR)

  • Price for both tickets: $786
  • Average savings: $27 (3.32%)

See AKN to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AKN to MFR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, Ravn Alaska, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rogue Valley International – Medford Airport to King Salmon Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1830 miles or 2945 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AKN to MFR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKN to MFR flight is about 4 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between King Salmon, AK and Medford, OR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from AKN to MFR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAKN
Origination airport nameKing Salmon Airport
CityKing Salmon, AK
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMFR
Destination airport nameRogue Valley International – Medford Airport
CityMedford, OR
Countrythe United States


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