The cheapest times to fly from RUT to GJT are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 9th to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 9th to July 29th

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 RUT to GJT is late January. Prices can be as high as $1084 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $649 for Wednesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Rutland, VT (RUT) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $672 to $956 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $705. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $937. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $232 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $766 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RUT to GJT flight.

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

RUT to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RUT to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Rutland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GJT, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into RUT. 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 $161 (19%) 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 $693. Return trip prices are from the GJT to RUT 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 RUT to GJT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RUT to GJT

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 RUT to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (RUT > BOS > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $692
  • Average savings: $74 (9.66%)

See RUT to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (RUT > LGA > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $760
  • Average savings: $7 (0.85%)

See RUT to LGA flights

Hack #3: Salt Lake City, UT (RUT > SLC > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $765
  • Average savings: $1 (0.16%)

See RUT to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RUT to GJT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Cape Air, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Junction Regional Airport to Rutland – Southern Vermont Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1856 miles or 2987 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RUT to GJT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RUT to GJT flight is about 4 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Rutland, VT and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from RUT to GJT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RUT
Origination airport name Rutland – Southern Vermont Regional Airport
City Rutland, VT
Country the United States
Latitude 43.5
Longitude -72.9

Return Airport

Destination code GJT
Destination airport name Grand Junction Regional Airport
City Grand Junction, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.1
Longitude -108.5


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