The cheapest times to fly from JMS to GFK are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 18th

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 GFK is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1620 for Sunday flights during late June, or as low as $1069 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to Grand Forks

Flying from Jamestown, ND (JMS) to Grand Forks, ND (GFK) will usually cost between $1070 to $1425 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1411. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $341 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1213 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JMS to GFK flight.

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

JMS to GFK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JMS to GFK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Jamestown. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $7.63, 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 $70 (5%) 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 $1193. Return trip prices are from the GFK 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 GFK can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 10 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 GFK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Devils Lake Regional Airport (DVL) in Devils Lake, ND

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 85.65% less expensive than GFK
  • Nonstop flights available

See JMS to DVL flights

Destination alternative #2: Hector International Airport (FAR) in Fargo, ND

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from GFK
  • Usually 42.31% less expensive than GFK
  • 1-layover flights available

See JMS to FAR flights


Flight Hacking JMS to GFK

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 GFK — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $580 (47.81%)

See JMS to DEN flights

Hack #2: Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (JMS > DFW > GFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $784
  • Average savings: $429 (35.34%)

See JMS to DFW flights

Hack #3: Phoenix, AZ (JMS > PHX > GFK)

  • Price for both tickets: $818
  • Average savings: $395 (32.54%)

See JMS to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Grand Forks International Airport to Jamestown Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 99 miles or 159 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JMS to GFK flight is about 1 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Jamestown, ND and Grand Forks, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from JMS to GFK.


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 GFK
Destination airport name Grand Forks International Airport
City Grand Forks, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 47.9
Longitude -97.2


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