The cheapest times to fly from JMS to FCA are

  • April 9th to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the week of October 8th)

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 JMS to FCA is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1039 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $308 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Kalispell

Flying from Jamestown, ND (JMS) to Kalispell, MT (FCA) will usually cost between $343 to $859 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 $430. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $894. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $464 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JMS to FCA flight.

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

JMS to FCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JMS to FCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Jamestown. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.57, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FCA, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into JMS. 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 $151 (20%) 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 $590. Return trip prices are from the FCA to JMS 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 JMS to FCA 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 18 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 JMS to FCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Great Falls International Airport (GTF) in Great Falls, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FCA
  • Usually 22.69% less expensive than FCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See JMS to GTF flights


Flight Hacking JMS to FCA

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 JMS to FCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (JMS > DEN > FCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $86 (12.83%)

See JMS to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JMS to FCA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glacier Park International Airport to Jamestown Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 730 miles or 1175 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JMS to FCA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JMS to FCA flight is about 2 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Jamestown, ND and Kalispell, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from JMS to FCA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JMS
Origination airport name Jamestown Regional Airport
City Jamestown, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -98.7

Return Airport

Destination code FCA
Destination airport name Glacier Park International Airport
City Kalispell, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -114.3


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