The cheapest times to fly from MMH to FAT are

  • October 15th to November 18th (except the week of October 29th)
  • December 10th to April 29th

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 MMH to FAT is late April. Prices can be as high as $1181 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $716 for Wednesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Fresno

Flying from Mammoth Lakes, CA (MMH) to Fresno, CA (FAT) will usually cost between $735 to $814 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $717. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $847. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $130 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $764 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MMH to FAT flight.

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

MMH to FAT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MMH to FAT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mammoth Lakes. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $6.26, which is above average.


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 $44 (6%) 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 $759. Return trip prices are from the FAT to MMH 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 MMH to FAT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 7 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 MMH to FAT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FAT
  • Usually 19.90% less expensive than FAT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MMH to SJC flights

Destination alternative #2: San Luis County Regional Airport (SBP) in San Luis Obispo, CA

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from FAT
  • Usually 17.67% less expensive than FAT
  • 1-layover flights available

See MMH to SBP flights


Flight Hacking MMH to FAT

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 MMH to FAT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (MMH > LAX > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $611
  • Average savings: $153 (20.03%)

See MMH to LAX flights

Hack #2: San Diego, CA (MMH > SAN > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $623
  • Average savings: $142 (18.52%)

See MMH to SAN flights

Hack #3: San Francisco, CA (MMH > SFO > FAT)

  • Price for both tickets: $641
  • Average savings: $123 (16.1%)

See MMH to SFO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MMH to FAT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 76 miles or 122 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MMH to FAT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MMH to FAT flight is about 1 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Mammoth Lakes, CA and Fresno, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MMH to FAT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MMH
Origination airport name Mammoth Lakes Airport
City Mammoth Lakes, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.6
Longitude -118.9

Return Airport

Destination code FAT
Destination airport name Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City Fresno, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.8
Longitude -119.7


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