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The cheapest times to fly from BFL to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • March 26th to May 13th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to August 5th

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 BFL to GJT is late July. Prices can be as high as $684 for Friday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $462 for Wednesday flights around late July.

 

When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Bakersfield, CA (BFL) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $462 to $582 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late July with an average ticket price of $465. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $549. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $84 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $492 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BFL to GJT flight.

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

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BFL to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BFL to GJT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bakersfield. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $35 (7%) 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 $465. Return trip prices are from the GJT to BFL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BFL to GJT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking BFL to GJT

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 BFL to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (BFL > PHX > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $478
  • Average savings: $14 (2.85%)

See BFL to PHX flights

Hack #2: Salt Lake City, UT (BFL > SLC > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $485
  • Average savings: $8 (1.52%)

See BFL to SLC flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BFL to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Meadows Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 632 miles or 1017 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BFL to GJT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BFL to GJT flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Bakersfield, CA and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from BFL to GJT.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BFL
Origination airport name Meadows Field Airport
City Bakersfield, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 35.4
Longitude -119.1

Return Airport

Destination code GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5

 

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