The cheapest times to fly from PHX to JLN are

  • April 16th to April 29th
  • August 13th to November 18th (except the week of October 8th)
  • December 24th to February 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 PHX to JLN is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $807 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $294 for Wednesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Joplin

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Joplin, MO (JLN) will usually cost between $294 to $523 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $331. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $475. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $360 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to JLN flight.

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

PHX to JLN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to JLN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below 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 $109 (25%) 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 $320. Return trip prices are from the JLN to PHX 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 PHX to JLN 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 49 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 PHX to JLN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansas City International Airport (MCI) in Kansas City, MO

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 7.09% less expensive than JLN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to MCI flights

Destination alternative #2: Branson Airport (BKG) in Branson, MO

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from JLN
  • Usually 4.03% less expensive than JLN
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to BKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to JLN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Joplin Regional Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1019 miles or 1640 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to JLN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to JLN flight is about 2 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Joplin, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from PHX to JLN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code JLN
Destination airport name Joplin Regional Airport
City Joplin, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 37.2
Longitude -94.5


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