The cheapest times to fly from ANC to MOT are

  • January 8th to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 19th to April 29th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • June 4th to July 15th (except the weeks of June 18th and July 2nd)
  • September 17th 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 ANC to MOT is late October. Prices can be as high as $1198 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $553 for Wednesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Minot

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Minot, ND (MOT) will usually cost between $563 to $963 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $593. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $985. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $392 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $648 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to MOT flight.

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

ANC to MOT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to MOT 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $98 (13%) 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 $648. Return trip prices are from the MOT 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 MOT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 43 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 MOT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) in Bismarck/Mandan, ND

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from MOT
  • Usually 15.28% less expensive than MOT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to BIS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2077 miles or 3343 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to MOT flight is about 4 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Minot, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from ANC to MOT.


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 MOT
Destination airport name Minot International Airport
City Minot, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -101.3


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