The cheapest times to fly from BIS to AZA are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • July 16th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to November 4th

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 BIS to AZA is late July. Prices can be as high as $517 for Tuesday flights during mid December, or as low as $184 for Friday flights around late July.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Bismarck/Mandan, ND (BIS) to Phoenix, AZ (AZA) will usually cost between $198 to $420 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 $192. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $399. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $207 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $271 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BIS to AZA flight.

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

BIS to AZA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BIS to AZA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bismarck. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $77 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $260. Return trip prices are from the AZA to BIS 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 BIS to AZA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 57 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BIS to AZA? 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 Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport to Bismarck Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1092 miles or 1757 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BIS to AZA flight is about 2 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Bismarck/Mandan, ND and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from BIS to AZA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBIS
Origination airport nameBismarck Municipal Airport
CityBismarck/Mandan, ND
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeAZA
Destination airport namePhoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from BIS to AZA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 7% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AZA heading for BIS about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 14 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 16 minutes late


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