The cheapest times to fly from EAU to GTF are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • July 16th to December 16th (except the weeks of 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 EAU to GTF is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1284 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $375 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Eau Claire, WI (EAU) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $503 to $1115 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $467. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1069. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $602 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $816 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EAU to GTF flight.

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

EAU to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EAU to GTF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Eau Claire. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is 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 $197 (21%) 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 $697. Return trip prices are from the GTF to EAU 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 EAU to GTF can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 43 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking EAU to GTF

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 EAU to GTF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (EAU > ORD > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $727
  • Average savings: $90 (10.97%)

See EAU to ORD flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (EAU > DFW > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $774
  • Average savings: $42 (5.15%)

See EAU to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EAU 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 Chippewa Valley Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 965 miles or 1553 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EAU to GTF flight is about 2 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Eau Claire, WI and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from EAU to GTF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EAU
Origination airport name Chippewa Valley Regional Airport
City Eau Claire, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 44.9
Longitude -91.5

Return Airport

Destination code GTF
Destination airport name Great Falls International Airport
City Great Falls, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -111.4


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