The cheapest times to fly from IMT to DAY are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of January 29th, February 12th, March 19th, March 26th, April 9th, and May 28th)
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 IMT to DAY is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $722 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $206 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Dayton

Flying from Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI (IMT) to Dayton, OH (DAY) will usually cost between $226 to $496 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $261. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $497. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $236 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $353 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IMT to DAY flight.

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

IMT to DAY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IMT to DAY flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Iron Mountain. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.48, 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. 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 $119 (28%) 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 $272. Return trip prices are from the DAY to IMT 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 IMT to DAY can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 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 IMT to DAY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 71 miles (114 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 13.31% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See IMT to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from DAY
  • Usually 5.24% less expensive than DAY
  • 1-layover flights available

See IMT to IND flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from IMT to DAY? 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 James M Cox/Dayton International Airport to Ford Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 454 miles or 731 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from IMT to DAY?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IMT to DAY flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI and Dayton, OH?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from IMT to DAY.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeIMT
Origination airport nameFord Airport
CityIron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeDAY
Destination airport nameJames M Cox/Dayton International Airport
CityDayton, OH
Countrythe United States


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