The cheapest times to fly from MTJ to FWA are

  • April 9th to May 6th
  • May 28th to August 26th (except the weeks of July 2nd, July 23rd, July 30th, and August 6th)
  • September 24th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 24th to February 4th (except the week of January 1st)

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 MTJ to FWA is early November. Prices can be as high as $1005 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $326 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Montrose/Delta, CO (MTJ) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $345 to $731 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $368. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $645. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $277 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $432 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MTJ to FWA flight.

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

MTJ to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MTJ to FWA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Montrose. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


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 $171 (30%) 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 $394. Return trip prices are from the FWA to MTJ 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 MTJ to FWA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 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 MTJ to FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 7.99% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MTJ to DTW flights

Destination alternative #2: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 4.98% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MTJ to GRR flights

Destination alternative #3: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 2.78% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MTJ to AZO flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MTJ to FWA? 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 Fort Wayne International Airport to Montrose Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1214 miles or 1954 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MTJ to FWA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MTJ to FWA flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Montrose/Delta, CO and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MTJ to FWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MTJ
Origination airport name Montrose Regional Airport
City Montrose/Delta, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.5
Longitude -107.9

Return Airport

Destination code FWA
Destination airport name Fort Wayne International Airport
City Fort Wayne, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -85.2


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