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The cheapest times to fly from MLI to ALW are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 2nd to April 29th
  • August 20th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 27th, November 12th, 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 MLI to ALW is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1099 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $396 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.

 

When to Fly to Walla Walla

Flying from Moline, IL (MLI) to Walla Walla, WA (ALW) will usually cost between $442 to $897 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $487. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $854. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $676 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLI to ALW flight.

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

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MLI to ALW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLI to ALW flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Moline. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $141 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $594. Return trip prices are from the ALW to MLI 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 MLI to ALW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 32 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 MLI to ALW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Spokane, WA

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from ALW
  • Usually 28.33% less expensive than ALW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLI to GEG flights

Destination alternative #2: Tri Cities Airport (PSC) in Pasco/Kennewick/Richland, WA

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from ALW
  • Usually 18.79% less expensive than ALW
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLI to PSC flights

Destination alternative #3: Lewiston Nez Perce County Airport (LWS) in Lewiston, ID

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from ALW
  • Usually 10.06% less expensive than ALW
  • 2-layover flights available

See MLI to LWS flights

 

Flight Hacking MLI to ALW

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 MLI to ALW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (MLI > SEA > ALW)

  • Price for both tickets: $552
  • Average savings: $124 (18.34%)

See MLI to SEA flights

Hack #2: Minneapolis, MN (MLI > MSP > ALW)

  • Price for both tickets: $638
  • Average savings: $38 (5.62%)

See MLI to MSP flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (MLI > LAX > ALW)

  • Price for both tickets: $664
  • Average savings: $13 (1.85%)

See MLI to LAX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLI to ALW? 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 Walla Walla Regional Airport to Quad City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1415 miles or 2277 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MLI to ALW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLI to ALW flight is about 3 hour 32 minutes.

How many flights go between Moline, IL and Walla Walla, WA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from MLI to ALW.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code MLI
Origination airport name Quad City International Airport
City Moline, IL
Country the United States
Latitude 41.4
Longitude -90.5

Return Airport

Destination code ALW
Destination airport name Walla Walla Regional Airport
City Walla Walla, WA
Country the United States
Latitude 46.1
Longitude -118.3

 

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