The cheapest times to fly from DRO to PHX are
- January 8th to March 11th (except the weeks of January 15th and February 26th)
- March 26th to April 29th
- May 14th to June 17th (except the week of May 21st)
- September 10th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
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 PHX is early December. Prices can be as high as $574 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $243 for Tuesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from Durango, CO (DRO) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $243 to $340 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $243. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $357. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $114 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $252 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DRO to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DRO to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the DRO to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Durango. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.44, 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 $23 (8%) 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 $250. Return trip prices are from the PHX to DRO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from DRO to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 37 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from DRO to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Durango La Plata County Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 353 miles or 568 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from DRO to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop DRO to PHX flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.
How many flights go between Durango, CO and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 52 available flights from DRO to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Durango La Plata County Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from DRO to PHX tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 30% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 43% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for DRO about 10 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Mesa: 10 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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