The cheapest times to fly from DAB to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 16th to November 18th (except the weeks of July 23rd and October 15th)

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 DAB to GJT is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1103 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $360 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Daytona Beach, FL (DAB) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $466 to $911 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 $521. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $912. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $390 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $651 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAB to GJT flight.

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

DAB to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAB to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Daytona Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, 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 $221 (28%) 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 $562. Return trip prices are from the GJT to DAB 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 DAB to GJT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 3 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 DAB to GJT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) in Montrose/Delta, CO

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from GJT
  • Usually 21.60% less expensive than GJT
  • 1-layover flights available

See DAB to MTJ flights


Flight Hacking DAB to GJT

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 DAB to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (DAB > SLC > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $600
  • Average savings: $51 (7.84%)

See DAB to SLC flights

Hack #2: New Orleans, LA (DAB > MSY > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $603
  • Average savings: $48 (7.38%)

See DAB to MSY flights

Hack #3: Kansas City, MO (DAB > MCI > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $614
  • Average savings: $37 (5.61%)

See DAB to MCI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DAB to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Daytona Beach International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1705 miles or 2744 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DAB to GJT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAB to GJT flight is about 4 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Daytona Beach, FL and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from DAB to GJT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DAB
Origination airport name Daytona Beach International Airport
City Daytona Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 29.2
Longitude -81.1

Return Airport

Destination code GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5


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