The cheapest times to fly from GTR to GUA are

  • January 1st to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 2nd to August 5th (except the weeks of June 18th and July 16th)

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 GTR to GUA is early January. Prices can be as high as $1646 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $942 for Monday flights around early January.


When to Fly to Guatemala City

Flying from Columbus, MS (GTR) to Guatemala City (GUA) will usually cost between $1012 to $1089 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $962. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1189. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $227 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1026 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GTR to GUA flight.

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

GTR to GUA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GTR to GUA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Columbus. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GUA, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GTR. Saturdays 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 $35 (2%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1013. Return trip prices are from the GUA to GTR 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 GTR to GUA 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 20 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GTR to GUA

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 GTR to GUA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (GTR > DFW > GUA)

  • Price for both tickets: $731
  • Average savings: $296 (28.8%)

See GTR to DFW flights

Hack #2: Atlanta, GA (GTR > ATL > GUA)

  • Price for both tickets: $732
  • Average savings: $294 (28.65%)

See GTR to ATL flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (GTR > ORD > GUA)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $264 (25.68%)

See GTR to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GTR to GUA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from La Aurora International Airport to Golden Triangle Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1309 miles or 2107 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GTR to GUA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GTR to GUA flight is about 3 hour 20 minutes.

How many flights go between Columbus, MS and Guatemala City?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from GTR to GUA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GTR
Origination airport name Golden Triangle Regional Airport
City Columbus, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -88.6

Return Airport

Destination code GUA
Destination airport name La Aurora International Airport
City Guatemala City
Country Guatemala
Latitude 14.6
Longitude -90.5


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