The cheapest times to fly from AZA to GFK are

  • January 8th to January 21st
  • July 16th to August 12th
  • October 1st 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 AZA to GFK is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $480 for Thursday flights during mid December, or as low as $168 for Wednesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Grand Forks

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (AZA) to Grand Forks, ND (GFK) will usually cost between $209 to $384 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $168. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $480. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $312 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AZA to GFK flight.

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

AZA to GFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AZA to GFK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $92 (26%) 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 $248. Return trip prices are from the GFK to AZA 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 AZA to GFK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 15 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from AZA to GFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hector International Airport (FAR) in Fargo, ND

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 3.40% less expensive than GFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See AZA to FAR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AZA to GFK? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Allegiant, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Forks International Airport to Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1260 miles or 2028 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AZA to GFK?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AZA to GFK flight is about 3 hour 15 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Grand Forks, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from AZA to GFK.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AZA
Origination airport name Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.3
Longitude -111.7

Return Airport

Destination code GFK
Destination airport name Grand Forks International Airport
City Grand Forks, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 47.9
Longitude -97.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from AZA to GFK tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 0% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 50% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave GFK heading for AZA about 5 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Grand Forks, ND is about 18 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 5 minutes early


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