The cheapest times to fly from HDN to FWA are

  • October 22nd to November 11th
  • December 17th to May 6th (except the weeks of January 1st and April 2nd)

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 HDN to FWA is late January. Prices can be as high as $1355 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $298 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Hayden, CO (HDN) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $331 to $1156 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 $436. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1096. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $660 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $712 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HDN to FWA flight.

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

HDN to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HDN to FWA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hayden. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, 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. 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 $228 (27%) 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 $620. Return trip prices are from the FWA to HDN 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 HDN to FWA 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 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HDN to FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) in Cincinnati, OH

  • 136 miles (219 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 15.24% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See HDN to CVG flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 14.61% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See HDN to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 12.78% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See HDN to CMH flights

Destination alternative #4: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 9.48% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See HDN to DAY flights


Flight Hacking HDN to FWA

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 HDN to FWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (HDN > DEN > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $697
  • Average savings: $15 (2.11%)

See HDN to DEN flights

Hack #2: St. Louis, MO (HDN > STL > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $709
  • Average savings: $4 (0.49%)

See HDN to STL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HDN to FWA? 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 Fort Wayne International Airport to Yampa Valley Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1150 miles or 1851 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HDN to FWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HDN to FWA flight is about 3 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Hayden, CO and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from HDN to FWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HDN
Origination airport name Yampa Valley Airport
City Hayden, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -107.2

Return Airport

Destination code FWA
Destination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2


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