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The cheapest times to fly from DEN to GTF are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • August 13th 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 DEN to GTF is late October. Prices can be as high as $500 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $279 for Tuesday flights around late October.

 

When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $331 to $453 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $346. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $437. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $91 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to GTF flight.

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

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DEN to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to GTF 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 $0.39, 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. 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 $51 (12%) 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 $366. Return trip prices are from the GTF 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 GTF can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 6 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 GTF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) in Bozeman, MT

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 13.82% less expensive than GTF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to BZN flights

Destination alternative #2: Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) in Kalispell, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 13.44% less expensive than GTF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to FCA flights

Destination alternative #3: Bert Mooney Airport (BTM) in Butte, MT

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 9.82% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEN to BTM flights

Destination alternative #4: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 9.82% less expensive than GTF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to MSO flights

Destination alternative #5: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 1.29% less expensive than GTF
  • Nonstop flights available

See DEN to HLN flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Great Falls International Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 623 miles or 1003 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to GTF flight is about 2 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from DEN to GTF.

 

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 codeGTF
Destination airport nameGreat Falls International Airport
CityGreat Falls, MT
Countrythe United States
Latitude47.5
Longitude-111.4

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DEN to GTF tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 0% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave GTF heading for DEN about 1 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Great Falls, MT is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 1 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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