The cheapest times to fly from GJT to DFW are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • late April
  • May 14th to July 15th (except the week of June 18th)
  • September 10th 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 DFW is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $881 for Friday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $427 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Dallas

Flying from Grand Junction, CO (GJT) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) will usually cost between $442 to $536 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $461. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $585. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $124 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $483 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GJT to DFW flight.

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

GJT to DFW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GJT to DFW flight is much 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 $0.39, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $59 (12%) 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 $446. Return trip prices are from the DFW 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 DFW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 22 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking GJT to DFW

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 DFW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (GJT > SLC > DFW)

  • Price for both tickets: $446
  • Average savings: $38 (7.76%)

See GJT to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GJT to DFW? 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 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport to Grand Junction Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 772 miles or 1242 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GJT to DFW flight is about 2 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Junction, CO and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 59 available flights from GJT to DFW.


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 DFW
Destination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from GJT to DFW tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 11% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 64% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DFW heading for GJT about 8 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Envoy: 8 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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