The cheapest times to fly from EGE to GJT are

  • March 5th to March 25th
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th

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 EGE to GJT is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1081 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $365 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Eagle, CO (EGE) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $602 to $865 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $653. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $904. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $251 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $740 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EGE to GJT flight.

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

EGE to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EGE to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Vail. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $4.93, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GJT, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EGE. 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 $93 (12%) 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 $677. Return trip prices are from the GJT to EGE 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 EGE to GJT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking EGE to GJT

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 EGE to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (EGE > PHX > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $680
  • Average savings: $61 (8.18%)

See EGE to PHX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (EGE > SEA > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $681
  • Average savings: $60 (8.04%)

See EGE to SEA flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (EGE > LAS > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $689
  • Average savings: $51 (6.89%)

See EGE to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EGE to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Eagle County Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 93 miles or 150 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EGE to GJT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EGE to GJT flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Eagle, CO and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from EGE to GJT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EGE
Origination airport name Eagle County Regional Airport
City Eagle, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.6
Longitude -106.9

Return Airport

Destination code GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5


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