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The cheapest times to fly from LAN to GTF are

  • January 1st to March 25th (except the week of March 5th)
  • April 16th to May 13th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • October 15th to November 18th
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 LAN to GTF is late January. Prices can be as high as $1057 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $360 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Lansing, MI (LAN) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $427 to $865 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 $475. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $863. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $388 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $646 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAN to GTF flight.

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

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LAN to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAN to GTF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lansing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

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 $176 (24%) 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 $548. Return trip prices are from the GTF to LAN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAN to GTF 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 23 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 LAN to GTF while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) in Bozeman, MT

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 26.93% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAN to BZN flights

Destination alternative #2: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 20.82% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAN to MSO flights

Destination alternative #3: Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) in Kalispell, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 14.86% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAN to FCA flights

Destination alternative #4: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 12.23% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAN to HLN flights

 

Flight Hacking LAN to GTF

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 LAN to GTF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (LAN > MSP > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $595
  • Average savings: $51 (7.89%)

See LAN to MSP flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAN to GTF? 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 Great Falls International Airport to Capital Region International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1338 miles or 2153 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAN to GTF?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAN to GTF flight is about 3 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Lansing, MI and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from LAN to GTF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code LAN
Origination airport name Capital Region International Airport
City Lansing, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.8
Longitude -84.6

Return Airport

Destination code GTF
Destination airport name Great Falls International Airport
City Great Falls, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 47.5
Longitude -111.4

 

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