The cheapest times to fly from GJT to ANC are

  • January 8th to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th 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 GJT to ANC is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $929 for Sunday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $422 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Grand Junction, CO (GJT) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $447 to $782 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $457. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $777. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $320 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $560 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GJT to ANC flight.

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

GJT to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GJT to ANC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Grand Junction. 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 $91 (15%) 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 $528. Return trip prices are from the ANC to GJT 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 GJT to ANC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GJT to ANC

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 GJT to ANC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (GJT > SEA > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $530
  • Average savings: $30 (5.36%)

See GJT to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GJT to ANC? 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 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport to Grand Junction Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2320 miles or 3734 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GJT to ANC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GJT to ANC flight is about 5 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Junction, CO and Anchorage, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 92 available flights from GJT to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GJT
Origination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5

Return Airport

Destination code ANC
Destination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150


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