The cheapest times to fly from DEN to PIX are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • March 26th to June 3rd
  • September 10th to December 16th (except the weeks of September 17th, October 8th, October 29th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 PIX is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $5810 for Wednesday flights during early August, or as low as $1515 for Saturday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Pico Island

Flying from Denver, CO (DEN) to Pico Island (PIX) will usually cost between $1566 to $3950 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1515. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $5180. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3665 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2006 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEN to PIX flight.

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

DEN to PIX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEN to PIX flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Denver. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Pico Island, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Denver. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $532 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2079. Return trip prices are from the PIX 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 PIX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 5 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 DEN to PIX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lajes Airport (TER) in Lajes

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from PIX
  • Usually 12.11% less expensive than PIX
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEN to TER flights


Flight Hacking DEN to PIX

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 DEN to PIX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (DEN > BOS > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1006
  • Average savings: $1000 (49.85%)

See DEN to BOS flights

Hack #2: Lisbon (DEN > LIS > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1258
  • Average savings: $749 (37.31%)

See DEN to LIS flights

Hack #3: Ponta Delgada (DEN > PDL > PIX)

  • Price for both tickets: $1807
  • Average savings: $200 (9.95%)

See DEN to PDL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Azores Airlines, Delta, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pico Airport to Denver International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3948 miles or 6354 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEN to PIX flight is about 8 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Denver, CO and Pico Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from DEN to PIX.


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 PIX
Destination airport name Pico Airport
City Pico Island
Country Portugal
Latitude 38.6
Longitude -28.4


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