bgr-to-spi

 

The cheapest times to fly from BGR to SPI are

  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • October 15th to March 11th (except the week of December 17th)

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 BGR to SPI is late January. Prices can be as high as $1166 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $347 for Wednesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Springfield

Flying from Bangor, ME (BGR) to Springfield, IL (SPI) will usually cost between $444 to $1085 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 $501. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1007. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $507 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $783 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGR to SPI flight.

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

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BGR to SPI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGR to SPI flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Bangor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, 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. 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 $293 (32%) 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 $616. Return trip prices are from the SPI to BGR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BGR to SPI 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 59 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 BGR to SPI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: St Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) in St. Louis, MO

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 58.11% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to STL flights

Destination alternative #2: General Downing – Peoria International Airport (PIA) in Peoria, IL

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 29.50% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to PIA flights

Destination alternative #3: Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI) in Bloomington/Normal, IL

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 28.22% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to BMI flights

Destination alternative #4: University of Illinois/Willard Airport (CMI) in Champaign/Urbana, IL

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 27.84% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to CMI flights

Destination alternative #5: Quad City International Airport (MLI) in Moline, IL

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 23.24% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See BGR to MLI flights

 

Flight Hacking BGR to SPI

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 BGR to SPI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (BGR > ORD > SPI)

  • Price for both tickets: $549
  • Average savings: $234 (29.89%)

See BGR to ORD flights

Hack #2: Pittsburgh, PA (BGR > PIT > SPI)

  • Price for both tickets: $601
  • Average savings: $182 (23.24%)

See BGR to PIT flights

Hack #3: Cleveland, OH (BGR > CLE > SPI)

  • Price for both tickets: $607
  • Average savings: $177 (22.54%)

See BGR to CLE flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BGR to SPI? 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 Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport to Bangor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1115 miles or 1794 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BGR to SPI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGR to SPI flight is about 2 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Bangor, ME and Springfield, IL?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BGR
Origination airport name Bangor International Airport
City Bangor, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 44.8
Longitude -68.8

Return Airport

Destination code SPI
Destination airport name Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
City Springfield, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 39.8
Longitude -89.7

 

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