Cheap Flights To Altoona (AOO)

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Cheap Flights to Altoona from $39 One Way, $78 Round Trip

Prices found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Altoona PIT Flight Information

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Destination Airport IATA Code
Number of Airlines Serving
Spirit Airlines, Delta, Frontier Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United
Flight Price
Earliest Departing Flight
AA 5607 10:02AM EDT
Latest Departing Flight
AA 4763 Jun 7 11:10PM EDT

Fly to Altoona

Altoona is a historic rail hub located in central Pennsylvania at the foot of Brush Mountain. The city features heritage architecture, cultural museums and a variety of recreational activities, including the chance to attend home games for the minor league Altoona Curves at the Peoples Natural Gas Field. Lakemont Park, one of Altoona s many urban parks, is the setting for Leap-The-Dips, the oldest continually operating side-friction wooden roller coaster.


City landmarks include the Megahan House, the turn-of-the-century Beaux Arts-style Mishler Theatre and the Baroque Revival Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament with its statuary display and stained glass windows. You can also experience the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum and the Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site. The Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark features a special set of tracks that enable trains to scale the surrounding Allegheny Mountains where majestic geological formations await visitors in the nearby Indian and Lincoln Caverns.

Hints and tips

In addition to the Amtrak train service and Interstate 99, you can access the city through the Altoona-Blair County Airport (AOO), which is located 14 miles south of the city. Altoona s humid continental climate produces warm, humid summers and cold, snowy winters. While summer highs can reach the upper 90s, winter lows dip well below freezing. When you fly to Altoona, you can enjoy performances by the Altoona Community Theater and Symphony Orchestra.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Altoona?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor has the updates you need about current quarantine policies, travel advice and other important information for your flight to Altoona.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
For information about changing or canceling flights due to COVID-19, visit our Customer Service Portal. Also, it’s always smart to read over your preferred carrier’s terms and conditions before booking your tickets.
What is the best airport to fly to in Altoona?
Blair County Airport (AOO). It’s the city’s main airport and is located around 16 miles south of the center. You’ll be dropping off your belongings and discovering Altoona not long after flying in.
How much is a flight to Altoona?
Travelers from far and wide bagged round-trip flight bargains ranging between $78 and $227 this week. Flying in from Orlando (MCO)? The most affordable one-way fares were $39.
How to book the cheapest flight to Altoona?
Landing cheap flights to Altoona is as simple as booking your ticket with Orbitz. But if you’d like to make sure you’re getting the best flight deals around, here are some tips your budget will love:

  • Consider taking off from or landing at other airports to increase your savings. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports in the form fields, then select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below. It will list any available options.
  • If you’re flexible with when you fly out, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. It’ll bring up flight deals for the days either side of your chosen departure. Airfares often vary depending on what day of the week it is.
  • To optimize your results, hit ‘Show options.’ You can search based on seating class, airlines, nonstop flights and refundable flights. You can also choose your preferred departure and arrival times under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • Once you’ve sorted out your travel dates, lock in your flight. Fares generally increase as the departure date nears.
  • Save even more on your trip by combining your flights, hotels and car rental into an Orbitz package deal. Your credit card will thank you.
  • Don’t fly during the busy season if possible. By avoiding summer, school vacations and other popular dates, you can save loads on your airfare.

What is the best time to book a flight to Altoona?
Book in January, February or August for the best flight prices to Altoona. Once you’ve located a bargain, lock it in — cheap flights will emerge and disappear in an instant.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Altoona?
To land a fantastic flight deal, book on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Saturday. Typically, these are the cheapest days to book airfares to Altoona.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Altoona?
According to Orbitz data from 2020, Monday tends to be the best day of the week for cheap flights to Altoona. Tuesday also offers wallet-friendly airfares, while Saturday has the highest ticket prices. Even though leaving at the weekend can be more suitable, you’ll have more cash to play with if you jet out earlier in the week.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Altoona?
Consider flying in August if you’re sticking to a budget. Orbitz data has found that it’s generally the best month for cheap flights to Altoona. June is when ticket prices are at their highest.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
When you search for flights on Orbitz, select “Filter by flexible change policies.” This filter will quickly find all the airlines offering free cancellation within 24 hours of booking and no change fees. Breathe easy knowing that if things unexpectedly change, your ticket can too.
What do I need for the flight to Altoona?
Nothing beats flying off to a cool new place, but it’s wise to be prepared. This list of useful tips will help get your journey off to an excellent start:

  • Before you step on board the plane, you’ll need to show some form of government-issued ID, like a passport. You’ll also need your ticket. If you’re traveling with children, check with your airline about which documents they may need.
  • Take some activities to keep you entertained on your trip to Altoona. Magazines, books and electronic devices like laptops and e-readers are all good. Be sure to take a bottle of water with you too. Even on short flights, it’s important to keep hydrated.
  • Even if you’re flying when it’s 100 degrees outside, carry a sweater on board with you. Cabins can get a bit chilly!

How many direct flights are there to Altoona?
Every month, there are 2 flights going straight to Altoona. Contour Aviation is one airline that offers nonstop services to this city.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Altoona?
There are ways of booking business or first-class tickets to Altoona that won’t burn through your savings. Pick up a seat in the pointy end of the plane for less with these practical tips:

  • Be flexible with your travel dates and hold out for huge sales on first or business-class airfares.
  • Look for a budget airline that offers business-class seats. They usually come with more space and a glass of bubbly — but without the high price.
  • Bid for an upgrade in online auctions or upgrade your seat through your loyalty program.

What is the best time to go to Altoona?
If you’d like to soak up the unique vibe of Altoona in peak season, are the best months to visit. June 20 heralds the first day of the summer season in the Northern Hemisphere and is a perfect time to go if you’re hooked on being outside. At this time of year, average daily temperatures normally range from 55undefined to 80undefined.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.