The cheapest times to fly from FAT to PHX are
- January 1st to January 28th
- February 19th to March 4th
- April 9th to April 29th
- August 6th 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 FAT to PHX is late October. Prices can be as high as $509 for Monday flights during mid June, or as low as $215 for Wednesday flights around late October.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from Fresno, CA (FAT) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $230 to $351 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $235. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $337. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $102 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $247 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAT to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FAT to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the FAT to PHX flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fresno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $29 (11%) 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 $244. Return trip prices are from the PHX to FAT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from FAT to PHX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 52 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from FAT to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to Fresno Yosemite International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 493 miles or 793 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from FAT to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAT to PHX flight is about 1 hour 52 minutes.
How many flights go between Fresno, CA and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 46 available flights from FAT to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Fresno Yosemite International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from FAT to PHX tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 21% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 41% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PHX heading for FAT about 17 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 10 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- American: 1 minutes late
- SkyWest: 24 minutes late
- Mesa: 10 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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