The cheapest times to fly from SAF to FCA are
- January 1st to February 11th (except the weeks of January 15th and January 29th)
- March 26th to June 24th (except the weeks of May 21st and May 28th)
- October 15th to November 4th
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 SAF to FCA is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1098 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $313 for Tuesday flights around early to mid June.
When to Fly to Kalispell
Flying from Santa Fe, NM (SAF) to Kalispell, MT (FCA) will usually cost between $502 to $905 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $537. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $987. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $450 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $739 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAF to FCA flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SAF to FCA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SAF to FCA flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Santa Fe. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, 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. 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 $149 (18%) 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 $652. Return trip prices are from the FCA to SAF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SAF 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 44 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking SAF to FCA
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 SAF to FCA — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $565
- Average savings: $174 (23.55%)
- Price for both tickets: $577
- Average savings: $162 (21.92%)
- Price for both tickets: $591
- Average savings: $148 (20.03%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SAF 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 Santa Fe Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 971 miles or 1563 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SAF to FCA?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAF to FCA flight is about 2 hour 44 minutes.
How many flights go between Santa Fe, NM and Kalispell, MT?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from SAF to FCA.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Santa Fe Municipal Airport|
|City||Santa Fe, NM|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Glacier Park International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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