The cheapest times to fly from ELM to FNT are

  • April 16th to May 6th
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to March 18th (except the week of December 17th)

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 ELM to FNT is late December. Prices can be as high as $1611 for Monday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $672 for Tuesday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Elmira/Corning, NY (ELM) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $779 to $1030 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $777. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1611. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $834 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $818 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELM to FNT flight.

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

ELM to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELM to FNT flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Elmira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.44, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $103 (11%) 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 $800. Return trip prices are from the FNT to ELM 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 ELM to FNT 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 37 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 ELM to FNT while comparing.

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

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 67.24% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELM to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 65.28% less expensive than FNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ELM to DTW flights


Flight Hacking ELM to FNT

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 ELM to FNT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sanford, FL (ELM > SFB > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $489
  • Average savings: $329 (40.22%)

See ELM to SFB flights

Hack #2: St. Petersburg, FL (ELM > PIE > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $491
  • Average savings: $327 (39.98%)

See ELM to PIE flights

Hack #3: Greensboro/High Point, NC (ELM > GSO > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $496
  • Average savings: $322 (39.36%)

See ELM to GSO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELM to FNT? 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 Bishop International Airport to Elmira/Corning Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 353 miles or 568 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ELM to FNT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELM to FNT flight is about 1 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Elmira/Corning, NY and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from ELM to FNT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELM
Origination airport name Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
City Elmira/Corning, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -76.9

Return Airport

Destination code FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7


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