The cheapest times to fly from CAK to GTF are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 30th 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 CAK to GTF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1461 for Sunday flights during late May, or as low as $402 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Akron, OH (CAK) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $475 to $1101 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 $520. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late May, with an average price of $1012. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $492 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $722 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CAK to GTF flight.

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

CAK to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CAK to GTF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Akron. 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 $258 (30%) 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 $605. Return trip prices are from the GTF to CAK 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 CAK to GTF 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 45 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 CAK to GTF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) in Bozeman, MT

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 25.69% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAK to BZN flights

Destination alternative #2: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 14.68% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CAK to MSO flights


Flight Hacking CAK to GTF

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 CAK to GTF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (CAK > MSP > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $614
  • Average savings: $109 (15.03%)

See CAK to MSP flights

Hack #2: St. Louis, MO (CAK > STL > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $658
  • Average savings: $65 (8.93%)

See CAK to STL flights

Hack #3: Salt Lake City, UT (CAK > SLC > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $692
  • Average savings: $30 (4.19%)

See CAK to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CAK to GTF? 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 Great Falls International Airport to Akron-Canton Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1539 miles or 2477 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CAK to GTF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CAK to GTF flight is about 3 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Akron, OH and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from CAK to GTF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CAK
Origination airport name Akron-Canton Regional Airport
City Akron, OH
Country the United States
Latitude 40.9
Longitude -81.4

Return Airport

Destination code GTF
Destination airport name Great Falls International Airport
City Great Falls, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -111.4


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