The cheapest times to fly from GRI to LAS are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of January 15th)
  • July 16th to December 16th (except the weeks of July 23rd, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 GRI to LAS is early August. Prices can be as high as $843 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $172 for Thursday flights around early August.


When to Fly to Las Vegas

Flying from Grand Island, NE (GRI) to Las Vegas, NV (LAS) will usually cost between $236 to $574 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early August with an average ticket price of $305. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $526. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $220 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $345 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GRI to LAS flight.

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

GRI to LAS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GRI to LAS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Grand Island. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday 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 $106 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $337. Return trip prices are from the LAS to GRI 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 GRI to LAS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GRI to LAS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from McCarran International Airport to Central Nebraska Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 969 miles or 1559 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GRI to LAS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GRI to LAS flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Grand Island, NE and Las Vegas, NV?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 51 available flights from GRI to LAS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GRI
Origination airport name Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City Grand Island, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -98.3

Return Airport

Destination code LAS
Destination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from GRI to LAS tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 50% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 25% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave LAS heading for GRI about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Las Vegas, NV is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 16 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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