The cheapest times to fly from MCO to GTF are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 30th to May 27th
  • July 2nd to July 22nd (except the week of July 9th)
  • August 6th to November 11th

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 MCO to GTF is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $997 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $375 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Great Falls

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Great Falls, MT (GTF) will usually cost between $405 to $777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $449. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $760. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $311 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $555 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to GTF flight.

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

MCO to GTF Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to GTF flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, 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 $211 (31%) 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 $458. Return trip prices are from the GTF to MCO 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 MCO 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 4 hour 43 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 MCO to GTF while comparing.

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

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 23.96% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to BZN flights

Destination alternative #2: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 134 miles (216 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 12.52% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to MSO flights

Destination alternative #3: Glacier Park International Airport (FCA) in Kalispell, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 9.01% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to FCA flights

Destination alternative #4: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from GTF
  • Usually 3.69% less expensive than GTF
  • 1-layover flights available

See MCO to HLN flights


Flight Hacking MCO to GTF

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 MCO to GTF — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (MCO > MSP > GTF)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $17 (2.97%)

See MCO to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MCO to GTF? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Air Malta, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Great Falls International Airport to Orlando International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2078 miles or 3344 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to GTF flight is about 4 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Great Falls, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from MCO to GTF.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMCO
Origination airport nameOrlando International Airport
CityOrlando, FL
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeGTF
Destination airport nameGreat Falls International Airport
CityGreat Falls, MT
Countrythe United States


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