Cheap Flights To Elko (EKO)

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Cheap Flights to Elko from One Way, $404 Round Trip

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Elko Flight Information

Traveling To Elko
Destination Airport IATA Code EKO
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines Delta
Flight Price $404
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Fly to Elko

Located in northeastern Nevada just south of Idaho, and situated between the Ruby Mountains and the Jarbridge Wilderness, Elko is an excellent destination where one can enjoy nature, wildlife, history, art, festivals and gaming at casinos. Elko is known as "The Heart of Northeast Nevada."


During the spring and summer months, travelers can delight in abundant wildlife and wildflowers, while the winter months feature blankets of pristine snow that are conducive to such pastimes as snowboarding, skiing, sledding and snowmobiling. Half-day and full-day scenic driving tours take visitors north toward the Independence Mountains. Adventurers of all levels can try lake fishing at South Fork State Recreation Area, stream fishing at Lamoille Creek or big game and game bird hunting throughout the region. Guests can explore the California Trail that was traveled by migrants between 1840 and 1870 or tour the Metropolis Ghost Town, which is 64 miles outside of Elko.

Hints and tips

If you're planning to fly to Elko, the nearest airport, Elko Regional Airport (EKO), has daily flights to and from Salt Lake City. Transportation is also available from Greyhound and Amtrak. Drivers can reach Elko via Interstate 80, Nevada State Route 225 and Nevada State Route 227. Elko has an average yearly temperature of 46 degrees with winter nights getting as low as 14 degrees and summer days reaching as high as 90 degrees. Elko is host to the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering and the Festival of Trees.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Elko?
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If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
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What is the best airport to fly to in Elko?
Elko Regional Airport (EKO). It’s the city’s main terminal and is located roughly 1 mile west of the center. You’ll be dropping off your belongings and discovering the best of Elko not long after touching down.
How much is a flight to Elko?
This past week, prices hovered between $404 and $608 for a return flight to Elko. Fares one-way from () dropped down as low as during the same time period.
How to book the cheapest flight to Elko?
Using Orbitz, you’ll find some of the most amazing flight deals around from a terrific range of airlines. But if you want to improve your chances of scoring cheap flights to Elko, here are a few tips to bear in mind:

  • Departing from or arriving at other airports can work out to be cheaper. Enter your preferred departure and arrival points. Next, select the ‘Nearby airports’ function below to see your options.
  • Also, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ option and you’ll see the fares on days around your chosen departure. You may be able to pick up cheaper flight deals if you’re flexible with your plans.
  • Hit ‘Show options’ to narrow down your search results. You can choose your preferred airline and seating class here. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even specify whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • The early bird gets the most rewarding savings, so book as soon as you know your travel dates. The cheapest airfares sell fast and prices rise as the departure date nears.
  • Think about combining your hotels, flights and car rentals into a package deal to stretch your budget even further.
  • Flying during peak season means higher airfares. Try to travel outside of popular periods, such as Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve and Easter.

What is the best time to book a flight to Elko?
On average, the cheapest month to purchase a plane ticket is January. This is followed by February then August. When looking for a cheap flight to Elko, be ready to book. Cheap deals pop up in an instant and don’t hang around!
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Elko?
When it comes to cheap flights to Elko, the best days to book are generally Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. A fantastic flight deal is just a few clicks away with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Elko?
You can land cheap flights to Elko by hopping on a plane on a Monday, according to Orbitz data from 2020. Tuesday is also more affordable, while Saturday has the most costly ticket prices. Whether you prefer to stretch your travel budget or fly on whichever day is convenient, you’ll always find a good deal with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Elko?
To secure cheap flights to Elko, pack your bags and jet off in August. Orbitz data has found that generally, this is an excellent month to save big on your fare. If you’re thinking of flying to Elko during June, it’s worth remembering that this is the least affordable time of year to take a trip.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
We understand that plans can change and flexibility matters. That’s why you can easily search for flights that include free cancellation and no change fees on Orbitz. Just click on “Filter by flexible change policies” and we’ll show you fares with more flexibility than candy in a car on a hot day!
What do I need for the flight to Elko?
Flying doesn’t have to be a drag. In fact it can be fun with a bit of pre-planning! Make your journey a smooth one with the following handy hints:

  • Your travel documents are the most important things you’ll need to take with you on your flight to Elko. To avoid any delays at check-in time, make sure that the information on your ticket matches your government-issued photo ID.
  • Take some activities to pass the time on your journey to Elko. Books and devices like e-readers and tablets should do the trick. Remember to take a bottle of water too. Even on short flights, it’s important to keep well-hydrated.
  • Whatever the weather outside, plane cabins can get seriously cold. Take a sweater on board to keep yourself warm and toasty.

How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Elko?
There are ways of booking business or first-class fares to Elko that won’t burn a hole through your savings. Claim a seat at the front of the plane for less with these helpful tips:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and wait for deals on business or first-class airfares.
  • Many low-cost airlines have excellent business or premium-class seating that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg.
  • Make the most of your airline’s customer loyalty program and upgrade your seat. Alternatively, you can try bidding for an upgrade in online auctions.

How to get into Elko from the airport?
If you like the freedom that comes with having your own wheels, book an Elko Regional Airport (EKO) car rental with one of the two providers at Elko Regional Airport (EKO). National Car Rental and Enterprise have a great selection to pick from. Once you’ve collected your wheels, the heart of Elko is around 1 mile to the east. Or, maybe you’d rather take a taxi into town and rent a car from the downtown area after you’ve explored the area on foot? Elko car rentals always has a range of great offers available.
What is the best time to go to Elko?
Elko is a lively place in . If you’re thinking of visiting during these months, it may be an idea to book in advance to ensure you snap up the most rewarding deals. Wondering what summer’s like in Elko? Average daily temperatures generally hover between 55undefined and 80undefined. Like most destinations in the Northern Hemisphere, summer commences June 20 here.
Travel tips for Elko

  • Slip on a pair of comfy kicks and discover this cool city on foot. There are tons of exciting attractions you can’t miss, such as Maverick Casino and Elko Convention Center.
  • You’ll find fun day trip adventures a short drive from Elko’s center. Check out Ruby Mountains Wildernss Area first and if you have time, Thomas Canyon Campground.
  • Get your butt in the driver’s seat and find out what else makes Nevada a tourist hit. Lock in a car rental with Orbitz and check out the delights of two more can’t miss cities — Jackpot and West Wendover.

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