The cheapest times to fly from CID to FLG are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • July 30th to October 7th (except the week of September 24th)
  • October 29th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 11th (except the weeks of December 17th and December 24th)

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 CID to FLG is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1036 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $300 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Grand Canyon Village

Flying from Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) to Flagstaff, AZ (FLG) will usually cost between $305 to $748 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $345. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $725. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $380 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $495 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CID to FLG flight.

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

CID to FLG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CID to FLG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Cedar Rapids. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, 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 $179 (29%) 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 $424. Return trip prices are from the FLG to CID 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 CID to FLG 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 5 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 CID to FLG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 127 miles (204 km) away from FLG
  • Usually 43.74% less expensive than FLG
  • Nonstop flights available

See CID to AZA flights

Destination alternative #2: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from FLG
  • Usually 28.99% less expensive than FLG
  • Nonstop flights available

See CID to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CID to FLG? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1172 miles or 1886 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CID to FLG?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CID to FLG flight is about 3 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA and Flagstaff, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 27 available flights from CID to FLG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CID
Origination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7

Return Airport

Destination code FLG
Destination airport name Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
City Flagstaff, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 35.1
Longitude -111.7


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