The cheapest times to fly from JAN to DRO are

  • March 26th to July 29th (except the week of June 25th)
  • October 8th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 JAN to DRO is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $989 for Sunday flights during early March, or as low as $470 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Durango

Flying from Jackson/Vicksburg, MS (JAN) to Durango, CO (DRO) will usually cost between $470 to $626 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $470. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early March, with an average price of $734. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $264 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $519 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAN to DRO flight.

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

JAN to DRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAN to DRO flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DRO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into JAN. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Durango, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Jackson. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $48 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $505. Return trip prices are from the DRO to JAN 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 JAN to DRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 53 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JAN to DRO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Durango La Plata County Airport to Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1056 miles or 1699 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JAN to DRO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAN to DRO flight is about 2 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson/Vicksburg, MS and Durango, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from JAN to DRO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JAN
Origination airport name Jackson Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City Jackson/Vicksburg, MS
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -90.1

Return Airport

Destination code DRO
Destination airport name Durango La Plata County Airport
City Durango, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -107.7


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