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The cheapest times to fly from DEN to BIL are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, 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 DEN to BIL is late January. Prices can be as high as $670 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $166 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Billings

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Billings, MT (BIL) will usually cost between $191 to $390 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 $261. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $390. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $335 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to BIL flight.

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

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DEN to BIL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to BIL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Denver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Billings, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Denver. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $68 (20%) 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 $275. Return trip prices are from the BIL to DEN 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 DEN to BIL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from DEN to BIL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sheridan County Airport (SHR) in Sheridan, WY

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from BIL
  • Usually 30.45% less expensive than BIL
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to SHR flights

Destination alternative #2: Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) in Bozeman, MT

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from BIL
  • Usually 0.45% less expensive than BIL
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to BZN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEN to BIL? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Billings Logan International Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 455 miles or 732 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DEN to BIL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to BIL flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Billings, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from DEN to BIL.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeDEN
Origination airport nameDenver International Airport
CityDenver, CO
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.9
Longitude-104.7

Return Airport

Destination codeBIL
Destination airport nameBillings Logan International Airport
CityBillings, MT
Countrythe United States
Latitude45.8
Longitude-108.5

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DEN to BIL tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 32% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 15% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BIL heading for DEN about 22 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Billings, MT is about 21 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 23 minutes late
  • United: 22 minutes late
  • Frontier: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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