The cheapest times to fly from EWR to CMX are

  • January 1st to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • August 20th to September 23rd
  • October 15th 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 EWR to CMX is mid January. Prices can be as high as $937 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $314 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Hancock

Flying from Newark, NJ (EWR) to Hancock/Houghton, MI (CMX) will usually cost between $324 to $536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $548. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $220 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $399 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EWR to CMX flight.

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

EWR to CMX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EWR to CMX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Newark. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CMX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EWR. 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 $79 (17%) 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 $373. Return trip prices are from the CMX to EWR 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 EWR to CMX 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 30 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 EWR to CMX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sawyer International Airport (MQT) in Marquette, MI

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 3.76% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to MQT flights

Destination alternative #2: Thunder Bay Airport (YQT) in Thunder Bay

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from CMX
  • Usually 2.01% less expensive than CMX
  • 1-layover flights available

See EWR to YQT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EWR to CMX? 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 Houghton County Memorial Airport to Newark Liberty International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 839 miles or 1350 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EWR to CMX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EWR to CMX flight is about 2 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Newark, NJ and Hancock/Houghton, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from EWR to CMX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EWR
Origination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2

Return Airport

Destination code CMX
Destination airport name Houghton County Memorial Airport
City Hancock/Houghton, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 47.2
Longitude -88.5


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