The cheapest times to fly from DEN to FAR are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • July 16th to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)

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 FAR is mid August. Prices can be as high as $597 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $197 for Wednesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Fargo

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Fargo, ND (FAR) will usually cost between $212 to $423 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $280. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $407. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $128 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $338 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to FAR flight.

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

DEN to FAR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to FAR 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 $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $80 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $302. Return trip prices are from the FAR to DEN 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 DEN to FAR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 7 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 FAR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Watertown Regional Airport (ATY) in Watertown, SD

  • 140 miles (225 km) away from FAR
  • Usually 32.15% less expensive than FAR
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to ATY flights

Destination alternative #2: Jamestown Regional Airport (JMS) in Jamestown, ND

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from FAR
  • Usually 25.70% less expensive than FAR
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to JMS flights

Destination alternative #3: Devils Lake Regional Airport (DVL) in Devils Lake, ND

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FAR
  • Usually 15.04% less expensive than FAR
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to DVL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEN to FAR? 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 Hector International Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 627 miles or 1009 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to FAR flight is about 2 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Fargo, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from DEN to FAR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DEN
Origination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

Destination code FAR
Destination airport name Hector International Airport
City Fargo, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -96.8


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DEN to FAR tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 33% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 21% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FAR heading for DEN about 21 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fargo, ND is about 24 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 24 minutes late
  • Frontier: on time
  • Some airlines not reporting


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