The cheapest times to fly from PLN to PIT are

  • May 21st to June 10th (except the week of May 28th)
  • December 3rd to May 6th (except the weeks of December 24th, March 12th, and March 26th)

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 PLN to PIT is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $786 for Monday flights during early to mid October, or as low as $214 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Pittsburgh

Flying from Pellston, MI (PLN) to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) will usually cost between $237 to $572 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $269. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid October, with an average price of $669. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $400 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $424 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PLN to PIT flight.

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

PLN to PIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PLN to PIT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pellston. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.63, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $147 (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 $323. Return trip prices are from the PIT to PLN 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 PLN to PIT 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 44 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 PLN to PIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from PIT
  • Usually 28.77% less expensive than PIT
  • 1-layover flights available

See PLN to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from PIT
  • Usually 12.97% less expensive than PIT
  • 1-layover flights available

See PLN to CLE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PLN to PIT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pittsburgh International Airport to Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 420 miles or 676 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PLN to PIT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PLN to PIT flight is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Pellston, MI and Pittsburgh, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from PLN to PIT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PLN
Origination airport name Pellston Regional of Emmet County Airport
City Pellston, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -84.8

Return Airport

Destination code PIT
Destination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2


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