Cheap Flights To Joplin (JLN)

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Cheap Flights to Joplin from $539 One Way, $360 Round Trip

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Fly to Joplin

When you fly to Joplin, Missouri, prepare for a city unlike any other in the Midwest. Its friendly attitude and extensive history is epitomized by its motto: Proud of Our Past Shaping Our Future . Among other interesting slices of history, Joplin is famous for the story of the outlaws, Bonnie and Clyde.


Pack a picnic lunch and head out to Cunningham Park. The park features walking trails, a playground and picnic tables. Sports enthusiasts can take advantage of Joplin s basketball and tennis courts. For a glimpse at the beauty that Joplin offers, head over to Grand Falls. This 25-foot waterfall plunges to a rock ledge and then continues its journey southward. Below the fall is a shallow area that is perfect for cooling off on hot summer days.

The Wildcat Glades Conservation and Audubon Center offers visitors an up-close look at nature. Here, guests have the opportunity to view and interact with different animals from the local habitat. There are also hiking trails, caves to explore and an aquarium for marine lovers.

Hints and tips

Joplin Regional Airport (JLN) is located approximately 5 miles north of the city. Transportation from the airport includes renting a car, taking a taxi or using the public transportation system. Your hotel may also offer a shuttle service to and from the airport.

The weather in Joplin ranges from cool in the winter with little precipitation to hot and humid in the summer. Temperatures average from 41 degrees Fahrenheit in January to 91 degrees in July and August

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Joplin?
For the latest flight information to Joplin, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Find out if there are any travel advice reports and if you’ll need to quarantine after you arrive.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Before you book your tickets, read through your preferred carrier’s terms and conditions. This should help with any questions regarding COVID-19 and flight changes or cancellations. If you still need assistance, head to our Customer Service Portal.
What is the best airport to fly to in Joplin?
Joplin Regional Airport (JLN). It’s the city’s main terminal and is situated around 5 miles north of the downtown area. You’ll be dropping off your bags and exploring the best of Joplin not long after flying in.
How much is a flight to Joplin?
This week, prices ranged between $360 and $980 for a return flight to Joplin. Tickets one-way originating from Dallas (DFW) fell to $539 during the same time period.
How to book the cheapest flight to Joplin?
With some of the most incredible flight deals around, bagging a bargain is easy with Orbitz. The following useful tips will help you find cheap flights to Joplin — and leave you with more cash to splash:

  • Depending on where you’re taking off from, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function (located under the departure and arrival form fields). From time to time, alternative departure points offer more competitive fares.
  • If you’re flexible with your itinerary, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. It’ll show the flight deals for the days before and after your chosen departure. Fares often vary depending on the day of the week.
  • Hit ‘Show options’ to narrow down your search results. You can choose your preferred seating class and airline here. Under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left, you can even specify whether you’d like to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • Book your fare as soon as you know your travel dates. While it does happen on occasion, airline tickets rarely drop in price as your departure date gets closer.
  • Consider combining your flights, hotels and car rentals into an Orbitz package deal to make your budget go even further.
  • Flying during the busy season means expensive airfares. If possible, plan your trip outside of popular dates, such as Christmas, New Year’s Eve and Easter.

What is the best time to book a flight to Joplin?
Snap up a bargain and book your tickets to Joplin in January. If you’ve missed this month, don’t stress. February and August often have affordable airfares as well. Be careful not to sleep on a sale though — cheap flights appear and vanish in the click of a mouse!
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Joplin?
When it comes to cheap fares to Joplin, the best days to book are generally Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. An unbeatable flight deal is just clicks away with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Joplin?
Everybody enjoys a good bargain, so we suggest departing earlier in the week for cheap flights to Joplin. Orbitz data from 2020 shows you can snap up the best prices on flights that leave on Mondays. Tuesday is the next most affordable day, while Saturdays are the costliest. Many people like to travel when the working week is over, so leave those Saturdays for catching up with pals.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Joplin?
Consider jetting off during August if you’re on a tight budget. Orbitz data shows that this is generally the best month for cheap flights to Joplin. June is when ticket prices are at their highest.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
If you’re concerned your travel plans could change, Orbitz will help you lock in a flexible ticket. All you have to do is select “Filter by flexible change policies” when searching for your flights. We’ll show you all the airlines that include free cancellation within 24 hours and no change fees — in addition to our awesome low prices.
What do I need for the flight to Joplin?
The trick to a comfortable and stress-free flight is to prepare well. Here are some of our top tips that’ll help get you ready for your adventure:

  • Before you step on board the plane, you’ll need to show some type of government-issued ID, such as a passport. You’ll also need your boarding pass. If you’re traveling with the kids, check with your airline about which documents they may need.
  • To keep you busy on your short trip to Joplin, download your favorite tracks or restock the audiobook library on your tablet. Food can also be a delicious distraction while in the air, so pack some light snacks.
  • It can get cold on the plane. If you’d rather not shiver your way through the flight, wear another layer of clothing.

How many direct flights are there to Joplin?
Every month, there are 5 flights traveling straight to Joplin. United Airlines is one airline that offers nonstop services to this vibrant destination.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Joplin?
If you think a business or first-class fare is beyond your grasp, think again. Here are some top tips to help you pick up a premium flight to Joplin for less:

  • Flexibility doesn’t just help with your yoga. Avoid locking in your travel dates so you can snap up more affordable airfares when a big sale drops.
  • A lot of budget airlines nowadays have top-notch business-class seating that doesn’t cost the earth.
  • Make a bid for an upgrade. Some airlines hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat up the front. You can also try upgrading with points earned through a loyalty scheme.

How to get into Joplin from the airport?
Exit arrivals, hop into the driver’s seat of a Joplin Regional Airport (JLN) car rental and drive directly into downtown Joplin. Hertz has an on-site office where you can grab the keys to an awesome ride right at Joplin Regional Airport (JLN). You’ll find the bustling center of Joplin roughly 5 miles away to the south. Don’t want the trouble of trying to park downtown? Then taxi into the city and enjoy a few relaxing days pounding Joplin’s pavements instead. Afterward, you can still venture further afield by renting a vehicle directly from the center of the city with one of our Joplin car rentals. The best of both worlds!
What is the best time to go to Joplin?
If you want to soak up the unique vibe of Joplin in the busy season, are the prime months to visit. June 20 heralds the start of summer in the Northern Hemisphere and is a fantastic time to travel if you’re hooked on the outdoors. At this time of the year, average daily temperatures generally range from 70undefined to 90undefined.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

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.