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The cheapest times to fly from ELM to GUC are

  • January 1st to May 13th

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 GUC is late February and early March. Prices can be as high as $1297 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $645 for Tuesday flights around late February and early March.

 

When to Fly to Gunnison

Flying from Elmira/Corning, NY (ELM) to Gunnison, CO (GUC) will usually cost between $746 to $1143 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late February and early March with an average ticket price of $762. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1073. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $913 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELM to GUC flight.

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

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ELM to GUC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELM to GUC flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Elmira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, 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 $131 (13%) 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 $844. Return trip prices are from the GUC to ELM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ELM to GUC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 51 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 GUC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) in Colorado Springs, CO

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 34.17% less expensive than GUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELM to COS flights

Destination alternative #2: Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) in Grand Junction, CO

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 29.90% less expensive than GUC
  • 2-layover flights available

See ELM to GJT flights

Destination alternative #3: Yampa Valley Airport (HDN) in Hayden, CO

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 0.55% less expensive than GUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELM to HDN flights

 

Flight Hacking ELM to GUC

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 GUC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (ELM > DEN > GUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $194 (21.25%)

See ELM to DEN flights

Hack #2: Des Moines, IA (ELM > DSM > GUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $873
  • Average savings: $40 (4.38%)

See ELM to DSM flights

Hack #3: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (ELM > DFW > GUC)

  • Price for both tickets: $879
  • Average savings: $34 (3.72%)

See ELM to DFW flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELM to GUC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport to Elmira/Corning Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1593 miles or 2564 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELM to GUC flight is about 3 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Elmira/Corning, NY and Gunnison, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from ELM to GUC.

 

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 GUC
Destination airport name Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport
City Gunnison, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -106.9

 

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