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The cheapest times to fly from RAP to FNT are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)
  • July 23rd 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 RAP to FNT is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $1165 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $322 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.

 

When to Fly to Flint

Flying from Rapid City, SD (RAP) to Flint, MI (FNT) will usually cost between $392 to $889 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $407. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $856. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $448 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $599 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RAP to FNT flight.

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

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RAP to FNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RAP to FNT flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rapid City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.38, which is a bit 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 $198 (28%) 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 $502. Return trip prices are from the FNT to RAP 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 RAP to FNT 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 43 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 RAP to FNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 33.39% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to GRR flights

Destination alternative #2: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 56 miles (90 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 31.72% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to DTW flights

Destination alternative #3: Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE) in Cleveland, OH

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 31.05% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to CLE flights

Destination alternative #4: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 23.54% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to AZO flights

Destination alternative #5: Capital Region International Airport (LAN) in Lansing, MI

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 21.20% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to LAN flights

Destination alternative #6: MBS International Airport (MBS) in Saginaw/Bay City/Midland, MI

  • 43 miles (69 km) away from FNT
  • Usually 17.78% less expensive than FNT
  • 1-layover flights available

See RAP to MBS flights

 

Flight Hacking RAP to FNT

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 RAP to FNT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (RAP > MSP > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $43 (7.1%)

See RAP to MSP flights

Hack #2: Kansas City, MO (RAP > MCI > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $587
  • Average savings: $13 (2.09%)

See RAP to MCI flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (RAP > ORD > FNT)

  • Price for both tickets: $598
  • Average savings: $1 (0.17%)

See RAP to ORD flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RAP to FNT? 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 Bishop International Airport to Rapid City Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 968 miles or 1558 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RAP to FNT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RAP to FNT flight is about 2 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Rapid City, SD and Flint, MI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from RAP to FNT.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RAP
Origination airport name Rapid City Regional Airport
City Rapid City, SD
Country the United States
Latitude 44
Longitude -103.1

Return Airport

Destination code FNT
Destination airport name Bishop International Airport
City Flint, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 43
Longitude -83.7

 

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