The cheapest times to fly from ESC to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 ESC to GJT is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1289 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $432 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Escanaba, MI (ESC) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $529 to $966 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $574. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $917. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $708 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ESC to GJT flight.

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

ESC to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ESC to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Escanaba. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, 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. Saturdays 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 $210 (26%) 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 $606. Return trip prices are from the GJT to ESC 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 ESC to GJT 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 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ESC 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 ESC to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Cleveland, OH (ESC > CLE > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $3 (0.42%)

See ESC to CLE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ESC to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Delta County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1180 miles or 1899 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ESC to GJT flight is about 3 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Escanaba, MI and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 19 available flights from ESC to GJT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ESC
Origination airport name Delta County Airport
City Escanaba, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.7
Longitude -87.1

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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