The cheapest times to fly from FAT to MMH are

  • July 16th to August 19th
  • October 22nd to November 4th
  • December 17th to April 29th (except the weeks of December 24th, February 12th, 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 FAT to MMH is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $887 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $624 for Wednesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Mammoth Lakes

Flying from Fresno, CA (FAT) to Mammoth Lakes, CA (MMH) will usually cost between $657 to $814 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $653. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $810. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $157 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $763 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAT to MMH flight.

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

FAT to MMH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAT to MMH flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Fresno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $6.25, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $44 (6%) 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 $740. Return trip prices are from the MMH to FAT 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 FAT to MMH can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 7 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 FAT to MMH while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) in Reno, NV

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from MMH
  • Usually 50.59% less expensive than MMH
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAT to RNO flights


Flight Hacking FAT to MMH

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 FAT to MMH — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (FAT > LAX > MMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $611
  • Average savings: $152 (19.92%)

See FAT to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Diego, CA (FAT > SAN > MMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $630
  • Average savings: $133 (17.43%)

See FAT to SAN flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (FAT > SFO > MMH)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $122 (15.99%)

See FAT to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FAT to MMH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Mammoth Lakes Airport to Fresno Yosemite International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 76 miles or 122 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FAT to MMH?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAT to MMH flight is about 1 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Fresno, CA and Mammoth Lakes, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from FAT to MMH.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FAT
Origination airport name Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City Fresno, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -119.7

Return Airport

Destination code MMH
Destination airport name Mammoth Lakes Airport
City Mammoth Lakes, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -118.9


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