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The cheapest times to fly from RST to FCA are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 2nd to May 6th (except the week of April 9th)
  • June 4th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • July 30th to August 19th

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 RST to FCA is early January. Prices can be as high as $894 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $296 for Tuesday flights around early January.

 

When to Fly to Kalispell

Flying from Rochester, MN (RST) to Kalispell, MT (FCA) will usually cost between $340 to $708 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early January with an average ticket price of $379. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $665. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $287 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $469 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RST to FCA flight.

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

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RST to FCA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RST to FCA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FCA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into RST. 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 $142 (25%) 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 $419. Return trip prices are from the FCA to RST 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 RST to FCA 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 56 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 RST to FCA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FCA
  • Usually 18.55% less expensive than FCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to MSO flights

Destination alternative #2: Great Falls International Airport (GTF) in Great Falls, MT

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from FCA
  • Usually 3.20% less expensive than FCA
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to GTF flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RST to FCA? 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 Glacier Park International Airport to Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1081 miles or 1740 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RST to FCA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RST to FCA flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, MN and Kalispell, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from RST to FCA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RST
Origination airport name Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 43.9
Longitude -92.5

Return Airport

Destination code FCA
Destination airport name Glacier Park International Airport
City Kalispell, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -114.3

 

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