The cheapest times to fly from LAS to GRI are

  • January 15th to February 25th
  • July 9th to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)
  • early December

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 LAS to GRI is early December. Prices can be as high as $787 for Friday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $172 for Thursday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Grand Island

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to Grand Island, NE (GRI) will usually cost between $230 to $571 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $273. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $510. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $237 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $352 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to GRI flight.

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

LAS to GRI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to GRI flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $106 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $339. Return trip prices are from the GRI to LAS 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 LAS to GRI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 44 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from LAS to GRI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Eppley Airfield Airport (OMA) in Omaha, NE

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from GRI
  • Usually 14.20% less expensive than GRI
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to OMA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAS to GRI? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Allegiant, American, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Central Nebraska Regional Airport to McCarran International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 969 miles or 1559 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAS to GRI?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to GRI flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and Grand Island, NE?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 56 available flights from LAS to GRI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAS
Origination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2

Return Airport

Destination code GRI
Destination airport name Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City Grand Island, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -98.3


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAS to GRI tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 25% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 38% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave GRI heading for LAS about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Grand Island, NE is about 11 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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