The cheapest times to fly from GUC to MQT are

  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 13th to September 30th
  • October 22nd to November 11th
  • December 24th to March 25th

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 GUC to MQT is late January. Prices can be as high as $1269 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $784 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Marquette

Flying from Gunnison, CO (GUC) to Marquette, MI (MQT) will usually cost between $801 to $1090 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 $809. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $1083. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $274 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $936 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GUC to MQT flight.

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

GUC to MQT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GUC to MQT flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Gunnison. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.52, which is above 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 $90 (9%) 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 $911. Return trip prices are from the MQT to GUC 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 GUC to MQT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 1 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GUC to MQT

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 GUC to MQT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (GUC > DEN > MQT)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $187 (19.94%)

See GUC to DEN flights

Hack #2: St. Louis, MO (GUC > STL > MQT)

  • Price for both tickets: $877
  • Average savings: $59 (6.25%)

See GUC to STL flights

Hack #3: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (GUC > DFW > MQT)

  • Price for both tickets: $880
  • Average savings: $56 (5.99%)

See GUC to DFW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GUC to MQT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Sawyer International Airport to Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1129 miles or 1817 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GUC to MQT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GUC to MQT flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Gunnison, CO and Marquette, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from GUC to MQT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GUC
Origination airport name Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport
City Gunnison, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -106.9

Return Airport

Destination code MQT
Destination airport name Sawyer International Airport
City Marquette, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 46.4
Longitude -87.4


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