The cheapest times to fly from EYW to GUC are

  • April 16th to May 6th
  • May 28th to August 12th (except the week of June 25th)
  • December 3rd to April 1st (except the weeks of December 10th, December 24th, March 5th, and March 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 EYW to GUC is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1422 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $566 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Gunnison

Flying from Key West, FL (EYW) to Gunnison, CO (GUC) will usually cost between $608 to $1080 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 $616. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1065. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $449 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $835 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EYW to GUC flight.

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

EYW to GUC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EYW to GUC flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Key West. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below 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 $145 (16%) 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 $761. Return trip prices are from the GUC to EYW 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 EYW to GUC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 9 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 EYW to GUC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) in Montrose/Delta, CO

  • 52 miles (84 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 37.84% less expensive than GUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See EYW to MTJ flights

Destination alternative #2: City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport (COS) in Colorado Springs, CO

  • 122 miles (196 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 35.45% less expensive than GUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See EYW to COS flights

Destination alternative #3: Durango La Plata County Airport (DRO) in Durango, CO

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from GUC
  • Usually 27.78% less expensive than GUC
  • 1-layover flights available

See EYW to DRO flights


Flight Hacking EYW 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 EYW to GUC — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $798
  • Average savings: $38 (4.49%)

See EYW to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport to Key West International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1759 miles or 2831 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EYW to GUC flight is about 4 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Key West, FL and Gunnison, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from EYW to GUC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EYW
Origination airport name Key West International Airport
City Key West, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 24.6
Longitude -81.8

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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