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The cheapest times to fly from FAI to FNT are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • March 12th to May 20th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 2nd)
  • October 8th to November 18th
  • early December

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 FAI to FNT is mid October. Prices can be as high as $2034 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $453 for Tuesday flights around mid October.

 

When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Fairbanks, AK (FAI) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $503 to $1201 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $575. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2034. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1459 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $827 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAI to FNT flight.

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

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FAI to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAI to FNT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fairbanks. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below 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 (23%) 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 $693. Return trip prices are from the FNT to FAI 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 FAI to FNT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 6 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 FAI to FNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 31.32% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 21.04% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to GRR flights

Destination alternative #3: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 19.95% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to CLE flights

Destination alternative #4: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 14.63% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to AZO flights

Destination alternative #5: Capital Region International Airport (LAN) in Lansing, MI

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 11.12% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to LAN flights

Destination alternative #6: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 2.90% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to MBS flights

 

Flight Hacking FAI to FNT

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 FAI to FNT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (FAI > SEA > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $690
  • Average savings: $137 (16.57%)

See FAI to SEA flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (FAI > ORD > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $719
  • Average savings: $109 (13.12%)

See FAI to ORD flights

Hack #3: Kansas City, MO (FAI > MCI > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $64 (7.74%)

See FAI to MCI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAI to FNT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Bishop International Airport to Fairbanks International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2844 miles or 4577 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAI to FNT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAI to FNT flight is about 6 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Fairbanks, AK and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from FAI to FNT.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code FAI
Origination airport name Fairbanks International Airport
City Fairbanks, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 64.8
Longitude -147.9

Return Airport

Destination code FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

 

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