The cheapest times to fly from AVL to GPT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 AVL to GPT is late January. Prices can be as high as $550 for Friday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $235 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Gulfport

Flying from Asheville, NC (AVL) to Gulfport/Biloxi, MS (GPT) will usually cost between $238 to $474 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 $245. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $418. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $173 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $317 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVL to GPT flight.

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

AVL to GPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AVL to GPT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Asheville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Gulfport, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Asheville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $144 (36%) 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 $249. Return trip prices are from the GPT to AVL 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 AVL to GPT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 54 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 AVL to GPT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 11.04% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVL to JAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 10.73% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVL to MOB flights

Destination alternative #3: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 5.99% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVL to PNS flights

Destination alternative #4: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 3.31% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See AVL to MSY flights


Flight Hacking AVL to GPT

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 AVL to GPT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sanford, FL (AVL > SFB > GPT)

  • Price for both tickets: $303
  • Average savings: $14 (4.42%)

See AVL to SFB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to Asheville Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 513 miles or 826 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVL to GPT flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Asheville, NC and Gulfport/Biloxi, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from AVL to GPT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code GPT
Destination airport name Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
City Gulfport/Biloxi, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 30.4
Longitude -89.1


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