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The cheapest times to fly from DRO to FWA are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • March 26th to June 17th (except the weeks of April 2nd and May 7th)
  • August 20th to September 2nd
  • October 15th 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 DRO to FWA is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1020 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $470 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.

 

When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Durango, CO (DRO) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $495 to $823 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $506. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $813. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $307 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $563 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRO to FWA flight.

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

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DRO to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DRO to FWA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Durango. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.

 

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 $141 (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 $536. Return trip prices are from the FWA to DRO 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 DRO to FWA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 12 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 DRO to FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 2.66% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 2.66% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to CVG flights

Destination alternative #3: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 2.58% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to DTW flights

Destination alternative #4: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 2.13% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to DAY flights

Destination alternative #5: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 0.36% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See DRO to IND flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DRO to FWA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Wayne International Airport to Durango La Plata County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1234 miles or 1986 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DRO to FWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRO to FWA flight is about 3 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Durango, CO and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from DRO to FWA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DRO
Origination airport name Durango La Plata County Airport
City Durango, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -107.7

Return Airport

Destination code FWA
Destination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2

 

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