Cheap Flights To Bismarck (BIS)

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Cheap Flights to Bismarck from $96 One Way, $187 Round Trip

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Visiting Bismarck can help you book cheap flights to Bismarck, the capital city of North Dakota. Bismarck is located on the east bank of the Missouri River, which is a popular site for fishing and boating. The city offers historical insight into American frontier culture and was the home of the Mandan Native American tribe.

Arriving in Bismarck

Visitors to Bismarck fly into Bismarck Municipal Airport, located 3 miles southeast of downtown. Allegiant Air, Delta Air Lines, Delta Connections, Frontier Airlines and United Express fly into this airport. There are no mass transit services to get you from the airport to downtown, so your ground transportation options include taxis, airport shuttles and hired cars. A taxi ride to downtown should cost less than $10. Avis, Hertz and Enterprise car rental companies have desks at the airport, if you want to rent a car. Many of the hotels offer free airport shuttle services for guests, so check with your hotel before arriving.

Things to Do in Bismarck

Bismarck's winters are cold and snowy, and its summers are warm and can be humid. Daily average temperatures in the summer are around 70°F, while average winter temperatures are around 10°F. Spring temperatures tend to be in the 50s, while fall temperatures tend to be in the 40s. Bismarck is a popular destination for outdoor activities. The city has a large park system with extensive hiking trails, and there are a number of lakes in the area. Hunting and fishing on the Missouri River are popular activities. Visitors also enjoy the Buckstop Junction Missouri Valley Fairgrounds, Chief Looking's Village and the North Dakota Heritage Center. Taking a ride on the Lewis and Clark Riverboat is also a lot of fun.

Planning Your Trip

A trip to Bismarck can introduce you to Native American culture and the exploratory history of the Lewis and Clark expedition. The city's many parks and surrounding rivers offer a wealth of outdoor activities that visitors can enjoy. Use to plan a memorable trip and book affordable flights to Bismarck, so you can complete your travel plans within your budget.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Bismarck?
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If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
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Which airlines fly to Bismarck?
Find a flight that suits your schedule among the 20 airlines that service Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS). The simplest way to save on ticket prices is to book in advance. Take a look at these well-known domestic air carriers and pick up a wonderful deal today:

  • Delta - 58 flights to Bismarck per month
  • United Airlines - 51 flights to Bismarck per month
  • American Airlines - 33 flights to Bismarck per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Bismarck?
Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) is the gateway to the city, so your toughest decision will be the window seat or the aisle seat. Downtown Bismarck is around 3 miles away and where many visitors begin their adventure.
How much is a flight to Bismarck?
Lots of fantastic deals were going begging this week, with round-trip flights to Bismarck fluctuating from $187 to $441. But it was jet-setters starting their trip from San Juan (SJU) who landed the top bargains. One-way flights to Bismarck started at a low $96.
How to book the cheapest flight to Bismarck?
Picking up cheap flights to Bismarck is as easy as booking with Orbitz. But if you’d love to make sure you’re getting the best flight deals around, here are some suggestions your budget will love:

  • Taking off from or landing at nearby airports may be more affordable. Enter your preferred departure and arrival points. Next, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below the form fields to look through your options.
  • If you’re flexible with when you fly out, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. You’ll see the flight deals for the days around your selected departure. Airfares often vary depending on what day it is.
  • You can also hit the ‘Show options’ link to filter results for your preferred airline, seating class, nonstop flights and refundable flights. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even choose the time of day you’d prefer to fly.
  • If you know your travel dates, don’t delay booking. Fares generally get more expensive as the departure date nears.
  • Consider combining your flights, hotels and car rental into an Orbitz package deal to stretch your budget even further.
  • If it’s an option, avoid flying in the most popular seasons. Airfares significantly increase during school breaks, summer and around other vacation times like Easter and Christmas.

How long is a flight to Bismarck?
The U.S. Is big, so that depends on which airport you’re departing from. To make life easier, we’ve selected some of the most well-known routes to Bismarck and calculated their average flight times:

  • Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) - 1 hour and 31 minutes
  • Denver, CO (DEN-Denver Intl.) to Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) - 1 hour and 44 minutes
  • Dallas, TX (DFW-Dallas-Fort Worth Intl.) to Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS) - 2 hours and 40 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Bismarck?
Purchase your tickets to Bismarck in January. This is a great month for low prices, followed by February and August. Score cheap flights and let your dream vacation come true with Orbitz.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Bismarck?
When it comes to cheap fares to Bismarck, the best days to book are generally Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. A rewarding flight deal is just clicks away with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Bismarck?
Based on Orbitz data from 2020, Monday is normally the best day to get cheap flights to Bismarck. Tuesday also has wallet-friendly fares, whereas Saturday has the most expensive ticket rates. Even though flying out at the weekend can be more convenient, you’ll have more cash in your pocket to play with if you head out earlier in the week.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Bismarck?
To book cheap flights to Bismarck, you should pack your suitcase and depart in August. Orbitz data shows that generally, this is a great month to save on your ticket. If you’re hoping to jet to Bismarck during June, it’s worth noting that this is the most expensive time of year to travel.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Things change, and your ticket should be able to do the same. That’s why Orbitz makes it a breeze to search for flights with free cancellation and no change fees. Simply enter your travel details and then select “Filter by flexible change policies.” How’s that for peace of mind?
What do I need for the flight to Bismarck?
The trick to a comfortable and stress-free flight is being well prepared. Here are a few tips to help you get ready for your adventure:

  • Whether you print it out at home or use an electronic one, you’ll need your boarding pass to walk on to the plane. You’ll also need some kind of government-issued ID. If you’re flying internationally, make sure your passport is valid.
  • Make time fly by even quicker on your short flight by packing the right gear. Think a water bottle, snacks and entertainment. If you’d like your journey to Bismarck to pass quietly, put some noise-canceling headphones or earplugs into your bag as well.
  • Even if you’re traveling when it’s hot and sticky outside, bring a warm top or scarf on board with you. Airplane cabins can get a bit chilly!

How many direct flights are there to Bismarck?
Bismarck has approximately 25 direct flights every month, so you have no shortage of options to pick from. Bid those annoying stopovers goodbye and fly nonstop with Delta Air Lines, United Airlines or American Airlines.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Bismarck?
Savvy travelers have a talent for finding business or first-class airfares to Bismarck without the sky-high price tag. Be like them with these useful tips:

  • Flexibility doesn’t just help with your yoga. Have some room to move around your travel dates so you can pick up more affordable airfares when a sale comes along.
  • Many low-cost carriers have outstanding business or premium-class seating that doesn’t cost the earth.
  • Make a bid for an upgrade. Some airlines hold online auctions that let you offer a price for a seat at the front of the plane. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a flight loyalty scheme.

What is the best time to go to Bismarck?
Tourists come from near and far to go to Bismarck in . So if you’d love to explore this amazing destination during the popular months, this is the best time to go. As with most places in the Northern Hemisphere, the summer begins June 20 in Bismarck, with average daily temperatures fluctuating between 60undefined and 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.

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