The cheapest times to fly from ENA to OTZ are

  • January 8th to July 15th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 15th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 22nd and November 19th)

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 ENA to OTZ is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $570 for Tuesday flights during late July, or as low as $367 for Sunday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Kotzebue

Flying from Kenai, AK (ENA) to Kotzebue, AK (OTZ) will usually cost between $367 to $440 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $388. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $452. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $64 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $389 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ENA to OTZ flight.

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

ENA to OTZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ENA to OTZ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kenai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $64 (15%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $368. Return trip prices are from the OTZ to ENA 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 ENA to OTZ 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 59 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ENA to OTZ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Ralph Wien Memorial Airport to Kenai Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 556 miles or 895 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ENA to OTZ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ENA to OTZ flight is about 1 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Kenai, AK and Kotzebue, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from ENA to OTZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ENA
Origination airport name Kenai Municipal Airport
City Kenai, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 60.6
Longitude -151.2

Return Airport

Destination code OTZ
Destination airport name Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City Kotzebue, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 66.9
Longitude -162.6


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