The cheapest times to fly from ZRH to GJT are

  • January 8th to June 24th (except the weeks of April 2nd, April 9th, April 16th, and May 7th)
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 ZRH to GJT is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1825 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $776 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Grand Junction

Flying from Zurich (ZRH) to Grand Junction, CO (GJT) will usually cost between $785 to $1311 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 $786. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1406. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $621 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $869 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZRH to GJT flight.

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

ZRH to GJT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZRH to GJT flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Zürich. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GJT, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ZRH. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Grand Junction, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Zürich. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $141 (10%) 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 $864. Return trip prices are from the GJT to ZRH 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 ZRH to GJT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 33 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 ZRH to GJT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field Airport (ASE) in Aspen, CO

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from GJT
  • Usually 5.29% less expensive than GJT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ZRH to ASE flights


Flight Hacking ZRH 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 ZRH to GJT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toronto (ZRH > YYZ > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $805
  • Average savings: $64 (7.36%)

See ZRH to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ZRH > JFK > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $844
  • Average savings: $26 (2.93%)

See ZRH to YYZ flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ZRH > LGA > GJT)

  • Price for both tickets: $849
  • Average savings: $21 (2.36%)

See ZRH to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, British Airways, Delta, Icelandair, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Grand Junction Regional Airport to Zurich Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5314 miles or 8552 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZRH to GJT flight is about 10 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Zurich and Grand Junction, CO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from ZRH to GJT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ZRH
Origination airport name Zurich Airport
City Zurich
Country Switzerland
Latitude 47.5
Longitude 8.6

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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