The cheapest times to fly from AZO to DRO are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • March 26th to May 6th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the weeks of August 27th and October 8th)

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 AZO to DRO is early November. Prices can be as high as $1200 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $479 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Durango

Flying from Kalamazoo, MI (AZO) to Durango, CO (DRO) will usually cost between $503 to $862 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $516. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $912. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $396 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $574 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AZO to DRO flight.

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

AZO to DRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AZO to DRO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kalamazoo. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is 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 $176 (24%) 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 $544. Return trip prices are from the DRO to AZO 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 AZO to DRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 11 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 AZO to DRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) in Montrose/Delta, CO

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from DRO
  • Usually 16.81% less expensive than DRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See AZO to MTJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) in Grand Junction, CO

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from DRO
  • Usually 9.76% less expensive than DRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See AZO to GJT flights

Destination alternative #3: Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF) in Santa Fe, NM

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from DRO
  • Usually 1.13% less expensive than DRO
  • 2-layover flights available

See AZO to SAF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AZO to DRO? 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 Durango La Plata County Airport to Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1226 miles or 1973 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AZO to DRO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AZO to DRO flight is about 3 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Kalamazoo, MI and Durango, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from AZO to DRO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AZO
Origination airport name Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
City Kalamazoo, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -85.6

Return Airport

Destination code DRO
Destination airport name Durango La Plata County Airport
City Durango, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -107.7


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