The cheapest times to fly from FCA to GNV are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 16th to April 29th
  • June 4th to July 8th
  • July 23rd to August 5th

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 FCA to GNV is late January. Prices can be as high as $1329 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $367 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Gainesville

Flying from Kalispell, MT (FCA) to Gainesville, FL (GNV) will usually cost between $520 to $1055 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 $529. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $1015. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $487 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $789 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FCA to GNV flight.

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

FCA to GNV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FCA to GNV flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Kalispell. 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 $267 (29%) 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 $652. Return trip prices are from the GNV to FCA 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 FCA to GNV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 48 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 FCA to GNV while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, FL

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from GNV
  • Usually 35.80% less expensive than GNV
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to MCO flights

Destination alternative #2: Tampa International Airport (TPA) in Tampa, FL

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from GNV
  • Usually 32.26% less expensive than GNV
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to TPA flights

Destination alternative #3: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) in Jacksonville, FL

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from GNV
  • Usually 29.40% less expensive than GNV
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to JAX flights

Destination alternative #4: Tallahassee International Airport (TLH) in Tallahassee, FL

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GNV
  • Usually 10.14% less expensive than GNV
  • 1-layover flights available

See FCA to TLH flights


Flight Hacking FCA to GNV

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 FCA to GNV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: St. Louis, MO (FCA > STL > GNV)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $148 (18.76%)

See FCA to STL flights

Hack #2: Salt Lake City, UT (FCA > SLC > GNV)

  • Price for both tickets: $655
  • Average savings: $134 (16.98%)

See FCA to SLC flights

Hack #3: Minneapolis, MN (FCA > MSP > GNV)

  • Price for both tickets: $680
  • Average savings: $110 (13.88%)

See FCA to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FCA to GNV? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Gainesville Regional Airport to Glacier Park International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2120 miles or 3412 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FCA to GNV?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FCA to GNV flight is about 4 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Kalispell, MT and Gainesville, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from FCA to GNV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFCA
Origination airport nameGlacier Park International Airport
CityKalispell, MT
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeGNV
Destination airport nameGainesville Regional Airport
CityGainesville, FL
Countrythe United States


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