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The cheapest times to fly from BIS to FCA are

  • January 1st to February 4th (except the weeks of January 8th and January 22nd)
  • April 2nd to August 12th (except the weeks of April 9th, May 14th, May 21st, and July 30th)
  • October 8th 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 BIS to FCA is late October. Prices can be as high as $1057 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $349 for Tuesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Kalispell

Flying from Bismarck/Mandan, ND (BIS) to Kalispell, MT (FCA) will usually cost between $399 to $824 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $423. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $831. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $407 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $579 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BIS to FCA flight.

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

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BIS to FCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BIS to FCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bismarck. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above 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 $97 (15%) 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 $551. Return trip prices are from the FCA to BIS 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 BIS to FCA 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 8 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Flight Hacking BIS to FCA

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 BIS to FCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (BIS > AZA > FCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $467
  • Average savings: $112 (19.34%)

See BIS to AZA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BIS to FCA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glacier Park International Airport to Bismarck Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 638 miles or 1027 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BIS to FCA flight is about 2 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Bismarck/Mandan, ND and Kalispell, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from BIS to FCA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BIS
Origination airport name Bismarck Municipal Airport
City Bismarck/Mandan, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.8
Longitude -100.7

Return Airport

Destination code FCA
Destination airport name Glacier Park International Airport
City Kalispell, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -114.3

 

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