Cheap Flights To Grand Forks (GFK)

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Cheap Flights to Grand Forks from $289 One Way, $338 Round Trip

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Grand Forks is home to the University of North Dakota and Grand Forks Air Force Base. Located on the Red River, the city offers convenient access to a number of parks and recreational areas where you can spend time golfing, biking or hiking when you fly to Grand Forks. There are plenty of opportunities for fishing, kayaking and boating for those who enjoy water activities.


If you enjoy sports, you can fly to Grand Forks and watch the University of North Dakota (UND) compete in baseball, basketball, football, soccer or hockey. The Alerus Center hosts football and soccer games as well as many business conventions. The Apollo Complex is a baseball facility and includes Kraft Field where UND's home games are played. If you'd like to participate, the Abbot Complex contains a number of basketball and tennis courts, shooting stations and handball facilities. Grand Forks hosts Amateur Softball Association tournaments each season. You may want to spend a day at the Red River Recreational Area, Lincoln Park or one of the many other venues in the area.

Hints and tips

When planning your visit to the city, you can fly to Grand Forks International Airport (GFK). From there, rent a car or utilize the services of Cities Area Transit for your ground transportation needs. Average temperatures range from lows around -5 in the winter to highs in the 80-degree range in the summer.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Grand Forks?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor has the updates you need about current quarantine policies, travel advice and other vital information for your flight to Grand Forks.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
You’ll find all the relevant information regarding COVID-19, flight changes and cancellations on our Customer Service Portal. Before you book your seats, have a look at your airline’s terms and conditions. This should answer any extra questions you may have.
Which airlines fly to Grand Forks?
Choose from 20 airlines that operate to and from Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) and get set to explore this fun city. Score the best deals when you book early with one of these carriers:

  • Delta - 42 flights to Grand Forks per month
  • Allegiant Air - 1 flights to Grand Forks per month

What is the best airport to fly to in Grand Forks?
Be on the lookout for an affordable fare to Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK). It’s the city’s main terminal and is situated roughly 7 miles west of the center. Once you’ve strolled out of arrivals, it won’t be long before you’re enjoying the sights of Grand Forks.
How much is a flight to Grand Forks?
Travelers from far and wide snapped up round-trip flight deals ranging from $338 to $529 this week. Departing from Chicago (ORD)? The most affordable one-way prices were just $289.
How to book the cheapest flight to Grand Forks?
Using Orbitz, you’ll uncover some of the most affordable flight deals around from a terrific range of airlines. But if you’d love to improve your chances of booking cheap flights to Grand Forks, here are some suggestions to get started:

  • Depending on where you’re taking off from, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival form fields). In some instances, other departure points offer more competitive fares.
  • If you’re flexible with your plans, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. You’ll see the flight deals for the days around your chosen departure. Ticket prices often vary depending on what day of the week it is.
  • Select ‘Show options’ to fine tune your search results. You can pick your preferred seating class and airline here. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even select whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • The early bird catches the biggest savings, so book as soon as you know your travel dates. The cheapest airfares go like hotcakes and prices rise as the departure date nears.
  • Save even more on your trip by combining your hotel, flights and car rentals into an Orbitz package deal. Your travel budget will thank you for it.
  • Flying during busier seasons can mean higher airfares. If possible, plan your vacation outside of popular periods, such as Christmas, New Year’s Eve and Easter.

How long is a flight to Grand Forks?
Your city of origin, which airport you take off from and whether your journey is direct — the flight time depends on many things. But we’ve rounded up the average times for three of the most popular routes to Grand Forks:

  • Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) to Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) - 1 hour and 16 minutes
  • Las Vegas, NV (LAS-Harry Reid Intl.) to Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) - 2 hours and 57 minutes
  • Mesa, AZ (AZA-Phoenix - Mesa Gateway) to Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) - 2 hours and 57 minutes

What is the best time to book a flight to Grand Forks?
Book in January, February or August for the best flight prices to Grand Forks. Once you’ve located a bargain, lock it in — cheap flights will appear and then vanish in the click of a mouse.
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Grand Forks?
In general, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays are the cheapest days of the week to book flights to Grand Forks. If you’re looking for the most competitive airfares, search across those days and you’re likely to catch a terrific flight deal.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Grand Forks?
Based on Orbitz data from 2020, Monday tends to be the best day for cheap flights to Grand Forks. Tuesday also has wallet-friendly fares, while Saturday has the highest ticket prices. Although flying out at the weekend may be easier to arrange, you’ll have more money to play with if you take off early in the week.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Grand Forks?
To pick up cheap flights to Grand Forks, you should take off in August. If getting a good deal on your plane ticket is your number one priority, Orbitz data has found that this is generally the best month to travel. June is when fares are at their peak.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Orbitz makes it a snap to find carriers offering fare flexibility. Simply choose “Filter by flexible change policies” when searching for your Grand Forks flights and bada bing, bada boom! You’ll see options that include free cancellation within 24 hours of booking, no change fees and of course, an irresistible low price.
What do I need for the flight to Grand Forks?
The key to a comfortable and stress-free flight is preparation. Listed below are some of our top tips to help you get ready for your trip:

  • Whether you print it out 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 and you’ve looked into visa requirements.
  • Take some activities to keep you entertained on your journey to Grand Forks. Books and electronic gadgets like tablets and laptops will do the trick. Make sure you take a water bottle with you as well. Even on short flights, it’s important to stay well-hydrated.
  • It can get cold on the plane. If you’d prefer not to shiver your way through the flight, wear an extra layer.

How many direct flights are there to Grand Forks?
Roughly 8 per month. Delta Air Lines is among the carriers that fly directly to Grand Forks. Use the Orbitz search tool to find out if Delta Air Lines has any nonstop flights from your departure point.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Grand Forks?
If you think a business or first-class airfare is beyond your reach, you may want to think again. Here are a few practical tips to help you nab a premium flight to Grand Forks for a whole lot less:

  • Be more flexible with your travel dates and wait for sales or exclusive offers on business or first-class airfares.
  • Low-cost airlines offer business-class seats at more affordable prices. Give the full-service carriers a miss and book with one of these cheaper options.
  • Make the most of your airline’s rewards program and upgrade your seat. Alternatively, you can try bidding for an upgrade in an online auction if available.

How to get into Grand Forks from the airport?
Make use of Enterprise’s on-site office at Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) and pick up a rewarding deal on a Grand Forks Intl. Airport (GFK) car rental. With your own set of wheels, you can drive out of the terminal and straight into downtown Grand Forks not long after you touch down. You’ll find the city center around 7 miles east of GFK. If you’re planning on a night or two in town, consider taking a taxi or public transportation and explore Grand Forks on foot instead. You can still rent a car from the center at one of our Grand Forks car rentals if you want to venture further afield afterward.
What is the best time to go to Grand Forks?
You’ll have plenty of fun whatever time of year you choose to visit Grand Forks, but are when this place is at its busiest. Want to pack your schedule with stacks of warm-weather experiences? Plan your getaway around June 20. This is when summer starts in the Northern Hemisphere. Expect the mercury to fluctuate between 60undefined and 80undefined during this time.

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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.