The cheapest times to fly from ANC to FLG are

  • January 1st to April 29th (except the weeks of February 26th and March 5th)
  • October 1st to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 ANC to FLG is late January. Prices can be as high as $1669 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $452 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Grand Canyon Village

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) will usually cost between $452 to $958 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $452. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1015. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $563 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $630 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to FLG flight.

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

ANC to FLG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to FLG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Anchorage. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $88 (12%) 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 $611. Return trip prices are from the FLG to ANC 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 ANC to FLG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 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 ANC to FLG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from FLG
  • Usually 37.17% less expensive than FLG
  • Nonstop flights available

See ANC to PHX flights


Flight Hacking ANC to FLG

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 ANC to FLG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (ANC > SEA > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $527
  • Average savings: $103 (16.36%)

See ANC to SEA flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (ANC > PHX > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $570
  • Average savings: $60 (9.53%)

See ANC to PHX flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (ANC > LAX > FLG)

  • Price for both tickets: $600
  • Average savings: $30 (4.69%)

See ANC to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ANC to FLG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2456 miles or 3953 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ANC to FLG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to FLG flight is about 5 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Flagstaff, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from ANC to FLG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ANC
Origination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150

Return Airport

Destination code FLG
Destination airport name Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City Flagstaff, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 35.1
Longitude -111.7


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