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The cheapest times to fly from MKE to DEN are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th 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 MKE to DEN is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $621 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $164 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Denver

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to Denver, CO (DEN) will usually cost between $173 to $442 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $201. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $423. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $222 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $258 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to DEN flight.

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

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MKE to DEN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to DEN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Milwaukee. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, 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 $115 (34%) 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 $224. Return trip prices are from the DEN to MKE flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

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Return Day Prices

 

Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MKE to DEN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 35 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MKE to DEN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Denver International Airport to General Mitchell International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 893 miles or 1437 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MKE to DEN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MKE to DEN flight is about 2 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and Denver, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from MKE to DEN.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MKE
Origination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9

Return Airport

Destination code DEN
Destination airport name Denver International Airport
City Denver, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -104.7

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MKE to DEN tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 20% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DEN heading for MKE about 6 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Denver, CO is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Southwest: 7 minutes late
  • SkyWest: 9 minutes late
  • United: 6 minutes late
  • Frontier: 6 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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