The cheapest times to fly from WYS to EWR are

  • May 21st to June 10th
  • 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 WYS to EWR is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1847 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $458 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Newark

Flying from West Yellowstone, MT (WYS) to Newark, NJ (EWR) will usually cost between $508 to $862 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $519. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1847. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1328 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $672 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WYS to EWR flight.

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

WYS to EWR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WYS to EWR flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from West Yellowstone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to EWR, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into WYS. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Newark, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to West Yellowstone. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $174 (21%) 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 $601. Return trip prices are from the EWR to WYS 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 WYS to EWR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 22 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 WYS to EWR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 11.31% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See WYS to JFK flights

Destination alternative #2: Westchester County Airport (HPN) in White Plains, NY

  • 35 miles (56 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 1.64% less expensive than EWR
  • 2-layover flights available

See WYS to HPN flights

Destination alternative #3: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) in Philadelphia, PA

  • 80 miles (129 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 1.19% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See WYS to PHL flights


Flight Hacking WYS to EWR

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 WYS to EWR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (WYS > SLC > EWR)

  • Price for both tickets: $583
  • Average savings: $90 (13.32%)

See WYS to SLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from WYS to EWR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newark Liberty International Airport to Yellowstone Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1880 miles or 3026 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from WYS to EWR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WYS to EWR flight is about 4 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between West Yellowstone, MT and Newark, NJ?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeWYS
Origination airport nameYellowstone Airport
CityWest Yellowstone, MT
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeEWR
Destination airport nameNewark Liberty International Airport
CityNewark, NJ
Countrythe United States


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