The cheapest times to fly from ELM to FSD are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • August 20th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, and February 12th)

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 FSD is early December. Prices can be as high as $880 for Monday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $303 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Sioux Falls

Flying from Elmira/Corning, NY (ELM) to Sioux Falls, SD (FSD) will usually cost between $311 to $669 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 $334. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $595. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $260 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $453 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELM to FSD flight.

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

ELM to FSD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELM to FSD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Elmira. 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. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Sioux Falls, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Elmira. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $175 (32%) 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 $367. Return trip prices are from the FSD 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 FSD 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 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELM to FSD? 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 Joe Foss Field Airport to Elmira/Corning Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1007 miles or 1621 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELM to FSD flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Elmira/Corning, NY and Sioux Falls, SD?

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


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 FSD
Destination airport name Joe Foss Field Airport
City Sioux Falls, SD
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -96.7


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