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The cheapest times to fly from PHL to MTJ are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • July 30th to November 18th

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 PHL to MTJ is early November. Prices can be as high as $1002 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $346 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Montrose

Flying from Philadelphia, PA (PHL) to Montrose/Delta, CO (MTJ) will usually cost between $369 to $754 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 $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $751. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $289 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $600 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHL to MTJ flight.

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

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PHL to MTJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHL to MTJ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Philadelphia. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MTJ, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHL. 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 $151 (23%) 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 $506. Return trip prices are from the MTJ to PHL 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 PHL to MTJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 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 PHL to MTJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Grand Junction Regional Airport (GJT) in Grand Junction, CO

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from MTJ
  • Usually 27.25% less expensive than MTJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHL to GJT flights

Destination alternative #2: San Luis Valley Regional/Bergman Field Airport (ALS) in Alamosa, CO

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from MTJ
  • Usually 25.58% less expensive than MTJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHL to ALS flights

Destination alternative #3: Cortez Municipal Airport (CEZ) in Cortez, CO

  • 92 miles (148 km) away from MTJ
  • Usually 21.50% less expensive than MTJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHL to CEZ flights

Destination alternative #4: Eagle County Regional Airport (EGE) in Eagle, CO

  • 94 miles (151 km) away from MTJ
  • Usually 6.42% less expensive than MTJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHL to EGE flights

 

Flight Hacking PHL to MTJ

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 PHL to MTJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Raleigh/Durham, NC (PHL > RDU > MTJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $534
  • Average savings: $66 (11%)

See PHL to RDU flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (PHL > DTW > MTJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $570
  • Average savings: $31 (5.08%)

See PHL to DTW flights

Hack #3: San Antonio, TX (PHL > SAT > MTJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $583
  • Average savings: $17 (2.83%)

See PHL to SAT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHL to MTJ? 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 Montrose Regional Airport to Philadelphia International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1741 miles or 2802 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHL to MTJ flight is about 4 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between Philadelphia, PA and Montrose/Delta, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from PHL to MTJ.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PHL
Origination airport name Philadelphia International Airport
City Philadelphia, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 39.9
Longitude -75.2

Return Airport

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

 

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