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The cheapest times to fly from FAT to SPI are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)

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 SPI is late January. Prices can be as high as $859 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $431 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Springfield

Flying from Fresno, CA (FAT) to Springfield, IL (SPI) will usually cost between $446 to $744 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $507. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $694. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $187 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $595 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FAT to SPI flight.

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

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FAT to SPI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FAT to SPI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Fresno. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, 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 $170 (26%) 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 $496. Return trip prices are from the SPI to FAT flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FAT to SPI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 55 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 SPI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: St Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) in St. Louis, MO

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 36.42% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAT to STL flights

Destination alternative #2: Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI) in Bloomington/Normal, IL

  • 59 miles (95 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 17.41% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAT to BMI flights

Destination alternative #3: General Downing – Peoria International Airport (PIA) in Peoria, IL

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 11.02% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAT to PIA flights

Destination alternative #4: Quad City International Airport (MLI) in Moline, IL

  • 119 miles (192 km) away from SPI
  • Usually 6.48% less expensive than SPI
  • 1-layover flights available

See FAT to MLI flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport to Fresno Yosemite International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1634 miles or 2630 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FAT to SPI flight is about 3 hour 55 minutes.

How many flights go between Fresno, CA and Springfield, IL?

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

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeFAT
Origination airport nameFresno Yosemite International Airport
CityFresno, CA
Countrythe United States
Latitude36.8
Longitude-119.7

Return Airport

Destination codeSPI
Destination airport nameAbraham Lincoln Capital Airport
CitySpringfield, IL
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.8
Longitude-89.7

 

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