The cheapest times to fly from MAF to FCA are

  • April 30th to May 13th
  • June 4th to August 5th
  • October 15th to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MAF to FCA is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1199 for Monday flights during late December, or as low as $297 for Saturday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Kalispell

Flying from Midland/Odessa, TX (MAF) to Kalispell, MT (FCA) will usually cost between $423 to $945 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $437. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $986. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $549 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $654 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAF to FCA flight.

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

MAF to FCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAF to FCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Midland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $606. Return trip prices are from the FCA to MAF 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 MAF 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 3 hour 19 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 MAF to FCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FCA
  • Usually 15.75% less expensive than FCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAF to MSO flights


Flight Hacking MAF 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 MAF to FCA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (MAF > SEA > FCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $607
  • Average savings: $48 (7.26%)

See MAF to SEA flights

Hack #2: Phoenix, AZ (MAF > PHX > FCA)

  • Price for both tickets: $647
  • Average savings: $8 (1.15%)

See MAF to PHX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Glacier Park International Airport to Midland International Air and Space Port Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1294 miles or 2082 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAF to FCA flight is about 3 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Midland/Odessa, TX and Kalispell, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from MAF to FCA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MAF
Origination airport name Midland International Air and Space Port Airport
City Midland/Odessa, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.9
Longitude -102.2

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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