The cheapest times to fly from ROC to LBL are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 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 ROC to LBL is early December. Prices can be as high as $1006 for Sunday flights during early June, or as low as $352 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Liberal

Flying from Rochester, NY (ROC) to Liberal, KS (LBL) will usually cost between $377 to $863 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $466. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early June, with an average price of $832. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $366 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $639 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROC to LBL flight.

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

ROC to LBL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROC to LBL flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.31, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 to Liberal, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Rochester. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $249 (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 $502. Return trip prices are from the LBL to ROC 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 ROC to LBL can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 19 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 ROC to LBL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dodge City Regional Airport (DDC) in Dodge City, KS

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from LBL
  • Usually 18.31% less expensive than LBL
  • 2-layover flights available

See ROC to DDC flights

Destination alternative #2: Garden City Regional Airport (GCK) in Garden City, KS

  • 62 miles (100 km) away from LBL
  • Usually 6.73% less expensive than LBL
  • 2-layover flights available

See ROC to GCK flights


Flight Hacking ROC to LBL

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 ROC to LBL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (ROC > DEN > LBL)

  • Price for both tickets: $538
  • Average savings: $102 (15.88%)

See ROC to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ROC to LBL? 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 Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport to Greater Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1295 miles or 2084 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ROC to LBL?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROC to LBL flight is about 3 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, NY and Liberal, KS?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ROC
Origination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7

Return Airport

Destination code LBL
Destination airport name Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport
City Liberal, KS
Country the United States
Latitude 37
Longitude -101


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