The cheapest times to fly from MOT to AZA are

  • January 22nd to February 4th
  • July 16th to October 28th (except the week of October 8th)
  • November 26th to December 9th

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 MOT to AZA is late July. Prices can be as high as $513 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $166 for Thursday flights around late July.


When to Fly to Phoenix

Flying from Minot, ND (MOT) to Phoenix, AZ (AZA) will usually cost between $189 to $385 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late July with an average ticket price of $189. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $443. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $253 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $264 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MOT to AZA flight.

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

MOT to AZA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MOT to AZA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Minot. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AZA, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into MOT. Fridays 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 $79 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $260. Return trip prices are from the AZA to MOT 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 MOT to AZA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 5 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MOT to AZA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Allegiant, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport to Minot International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1164 miles or 1873 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MOT to AZA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MOT to AZA flight is about 3 hour 5 minutes.

How many flights go between Minot, ND and Phoenix, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from MOT to AZA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MOT
Origination airport name Minot International Airport
City Minot, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -101.3

Return Airport

Destination code AZA
Destination airport name Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.3
Longitude -111.7


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MOT to AZA tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 31% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 31% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave AZA heading for MOT about 6 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Phoenix, AZ is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Allegiant: 6 minutes late


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