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The cheapest times to fly from MLI to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the week of October 15th)

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 GJT is early December. Prices can be as high as $951 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $301 for Tuesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Moline, IL (MLI) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $329 to $795 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $381. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $791. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $409 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $525 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MLI to GJT flight.

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

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MLI to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MLI to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Moline. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.

 

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 $159 (25%) 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 $447. Return trip prices are from the GJT 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 GJT 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 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 MLI to GJT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) in Montrose/Delta, CO

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from GJT
  • Usually 6.96% less expensive than GJT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLI to MTJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Durango La Plata County Airport (DRO) in Durango, CO

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from GJT
  • Usually 3.53% less expensive than GJT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MLI to DRO flights

 

Flight Hacking MLI to GJT

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 GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Phoenix, AZ (MLI > AZA > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $388
  • Average savings: $137 (26.12%)

See MLI to AZA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MLI to GJT? 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 Grand Junction Regional Airport to Quad City International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 961 miles or 1547 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MLI to GJT flight is about 2 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Moline, IL and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 87 available flights from MLI to GJT.

 

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 GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5

 

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