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The cheapest times to fly from MCI to GTF are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • July 30th to November 18th
  • 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 MCI to GTF is early October. Prices can be as high as $720 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $278 for Tuesday flights around early October.

 

When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Kansas City, MO (MCI) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $297 to $544 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $505. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $188 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $398 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCI to GTF flight.

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

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MCI to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCI to GTF flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kansas City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.

 

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 $95 (21%) 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 $357. Return trip prices are from the GTF to MCI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MCI 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 2 hour 48 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 MCI to GTF while comparing.

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

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 13.57% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to BZN flights

Destination alternative #2: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 2.51% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to HLN flights

Destination alternative #3: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 1.26% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCI to MSO flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MCI to GTF? 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 Great Falls International Airport to Kansas City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1006 miles or 1619 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCI to GTF flight is about 2 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Kansas City, MO and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from MCI to GTF.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination codeMCI
Origination airport nameKansas City International Airport
CityKansas City, MO
Countrythe United States
Latitude39.3
Longitude-94.7

Return Airport

Destination codeGTF
Destination airport nameGreat Falls International Airport
CityGreat Falls, MT
Countrythe United States
Latitude47.5
Longitude-111.4

 

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