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The cheapest times to fly from FAI to GPT are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 9th to April 22nd
  • July 9th to August 5th (except the week of July 16th)
  • 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 FAI to GPT is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1520 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $515 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Gulfport

Flying from Fairbanks, AK (FAI) to Gulfport/Biloxi, MS (GPT) will usually cost between $533 to $1178 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1218. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $657 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $854 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAI to GPT flight.

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

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FAI to GPT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAI to GPT 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 $0.15, which is far 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 $229 (24%) 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 $725. Return trip prices are from the GPT 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 GPT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 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 FAI to GPT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) in New Orleans, LA

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 33.26% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to MSY flights

Destination alternative #2: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 18.50% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to PNS flights

Destination alternative #3: Mobile Regional Airport (MOB) in Mobile, AL

  • 53 miles (85 km) away from GPT
  • Usually 6.03% less expensive than GPT
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAI to MOB flights

 

Flight Hacking FAI to GPT

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 GPT — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $647
  • Average savings: $208 (24.3%)

See FAI to SEA flights

Hack #2: San Antonio, TX (FAI > SAT > GPT)

  • Price for both tickets: $747
  • Average savings: $108 (12.59%)

See FAI to SAT flights

Hack #3: Austin, TX (FAI > AUS > GPT)

  • Price for both tickets: $758
  • Average savings: $96 (11.24%)

See FAI to AUS flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAI to GPT? 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 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to Fairbanks International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3426 miles or 5514 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAI to GPT flight is about 7 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Fairbanks, AK and Gulfport/Biloxi, MS?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from FAI to GPT.

 

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 GPT
Destination airport name Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
City Gulfport/Biloxi, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 30.4
Longitude -89.1

 

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