The cheapest times to fly from MAD to GJT are

  • January 1st to May 13th
  • November 5th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th and November 26th)

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 MAD to GJT is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1684 for Saturday flights during early July, or as low as $892 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Madrid (MAD) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $947 to $1532 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $916. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $1528. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $613 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1152 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAD to GJT flight.

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

MAD to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAD to GJT flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Madrid. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $126 (10%) 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 $1135. Return trip prices are from the GJT to MAD 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 MAD to GJT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MAD to GJT

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 MAD to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MAD > JFK > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $754
  • Average savings: $398 (34.55%)

See MAD to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MAD > LGA > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $759
  • Average savings: $393 (34.11%)

See MAD to JFK flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (MAD > EWR > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $311 (26.95%)

See MAD to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MAD to GJT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Junction Regional Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5187 miles or 8348 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MAD to GJT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAD to GJT flight is about 10 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Madrid and Grand Junction, CO?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAD
Origination airport name Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport
City Madrid
Country Spain
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -3.6

Return Airport

Destination code GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5


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