The cheapest times to fly from MLB to GCC are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 19th)
  • April 9th to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 15th 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 MLB to GCC is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1548 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1068 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Gillette

Flying from Melbourne, FL (MLB) to Gillette, WY (GCC) will usually cost between $1077 to $1277 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1101. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1548. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $447 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1124 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLB to GCC flight.

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

MLB to GCC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLB to GCC flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Melbourne. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.39, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 (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 $1100. Return trip prices are from the GCC to MLB 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 MLB to GCC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 10 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 MLB to GCC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) in Rapid City, SD

  • 125 miles (201 km) away from GCC
  • Usually 48.80% less expensive than GCC
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLB to RAP flights


Flight Hacking MLB to GCC

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 MLB to GCC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (MLB > DEN > GCC)

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $492 (43.73%)

See MLB to DEN flights

Hack #2: Kansas City, MO (MLB > MCI > GCC)

  • Price for both tickets: $714
  • Average savings: $410 (36.48%)

See MLB to MCI flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (MLB > SFO > GCC)

  • Price for both tickets: $742
  • Average savings: $382 (33.99%)

See MLB to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLB to GCC? 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 Gillette Campbell County Airport to Melbourne International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1772 miles or 2852 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLB to GCC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLB to GCC flight is about 4 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Melbourne, FL and Gillette, WY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from MLB to GCC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MLB
Origination airport name Melbourne International Airport
City Melbourne, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.1
Longitude -80.6

Return Airport

Destination code GCC
Destination airport name Gillette Campbell County Airport
City Gillette, WY
Country the United States
Latitude 44.3
Longitude -105.5


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