The cheapest times to fly from MAF to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • May 28th to August 19th (except the weeks of June 18th, June 25th, July 23rd, and July 30th)
  • September 3rd to November 4th (except the week of September 10th)

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 GJT is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $772 for Friday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $470 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Midland/Odessa, TX (MAF) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $470 to $570 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $478. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $585. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $107 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $500 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAF to GJT flight.

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

MAF to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAF to GJT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Midland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $47 (9%) 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 $476. Return trip prices are from the GJT 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 GJT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 5 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 GJT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Durango La Plata County Airport (DRO) in Durango, CO

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from GJT
  • Usually 6.00% less expensive than GJT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MAF to DRO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MAF to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Midland International Air and Space Port Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 610 miles or 982 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAF to GJT flight is about 2 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Midland/Odessa, TX and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from MAF to GJT.


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 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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