The cheapest times to fly from CID to GPT are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • July 23rd 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 CID to GPT is late September. Prices can be as high as $915 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $235 for Tuesday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Gulfport

Flying from Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) to Gulfport/Biloxi, MS (GPT) will usually cost between $257 to $542 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $267. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $621. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $354 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $375 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CID to GPT flight.

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

CID to GPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CID to GPT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cedar Rapids. 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 $150 (33%) 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 $311. Return trip prices are from the GPT 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 GPT 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 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 CID to GPT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson/Vicksburg, MS

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 18.13% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to JAN flights

Destination alternative #2: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 4.27% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to MSY flights

Destination alternative #3: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 2.67% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to MOB flights

Destination alternative #4: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 2.40% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See CID to PNS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CID to GPT? 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 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to The Eastern Iowa Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 806 miles or 1297 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CID to GPT flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA and Gulfport/Biloxi, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from CID to GPT.


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 GPT
Destination airport name Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
City Gulfport/Biloxi, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 30.4
Longitude -89.1


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