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The cheapest times to fly from CHS to GTF are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • July 30th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 CHS to GTF is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1325 for Sunday flights during late March, or as low as $364 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.

 

When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Charleston, SC (CHS) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $395 to $1016 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $413. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $976. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $562 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $661 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHS to GTF flight.

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

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CHS to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHS to GTF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Charleston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, 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 $255 (32%) 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 $552. Return trip prices are from the GTF to CHS 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 CHS 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 4 hour 26 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 CHS to GTF while comparing.

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

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 32.17% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHS to BZN flights

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

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 22.63% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHS to MSO flights

Destination alternative #3: Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) in Kalispell, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 14.16% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHS to FCA flights

Destination alternative #4: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 3.41% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See CHS to HLN flights

 

Flight Hacking CHS 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 CHS to GTF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (CHS > SEA > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $634
  • Average savings: $27 (4.01%)

See CHS to SEA flights

Hack #2: Salt Lake City, UT (CHS > SLC > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $639
  • Average savings: $22 (3.29%)

See CHS to SLC flights

Hack #3: Minneapolis, MN (CHS > MSP > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $653
  • Average savings: $8 (1.21%)

See CHS to MSP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CHS to GTF? 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 Great Falls International Airport to Charleston AFB/International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1917 miles or 3085 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHS to GTF flight is about 4 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Charleston, SC and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from CHS to GTF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code CHS
Origination airport name Charleston AFB/International Airport
City Charleston, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -80

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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