Cheap flights from California to Montana

How far in advance should I book a flight from California to Montana?

To save up to 69% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 36 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from California to Montana from $390 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $529 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to Montana?

Flights from California to Montana lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from California to Montana in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $148.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Montana (CA - MT)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from California to Montana as you normally would.

Cheap flights from California to Montana in January, February 2022

The best prices found for California to Montana flights for January, February
Feb 16 - Feb 27
ONT

Ontario

FCA

Kalispell Glacier Park

1 stop

10h 21m
FCA

Kalispell Glacier Park

ONT

Ontario

1 stop

14h 23m
$149

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

Feb 5 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

Nonstop

2h 52m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 40m
$152

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 12 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

Nonstop

2h 47m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 50m
$158

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

California to Montana 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Montana from California found for this year
Feb 16 - Feb 27
ONT

Ontario

FCA

Kalispell Glacier Park

1 stop

10h 21m
FCA

Kalispell Glacier Park

ONT

Ontario

1 stop

14h 23m
$149

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Feb 5 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

Nonstop

2h 52m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 40m
$152

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Mar 16 - Mar 22
SAN

San Diego

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

5h 01m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

3h 56m
$156

Delta

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Deal found 1/16/22

Non-stop flights to Montana from California

Save time with California to Montana direct flight deals
Feb 5 - Feb 12
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

Nonstop

2h 52m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 40m
$152

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 12 - Feb 19
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

Nonstop

2h 47m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 50m
$158

United Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/17/22

Jun 17 - Jun 20
LAX

Los Angeles

MSO

Missoula Johnson-Bell Field

Nonstop

2h 31m
MSO

Missoula Johnson-Bell Field

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

2h 40m
$160

Allegiant Air

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Deal found 1/15/22

Last minute flights from California to Montana

Late deals on return flights to Montana from California, departing today and this week
Jan 26 - Jan 30
SAN

San Diego

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

24h 29m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

26h 14m
$177

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 26 - Jan 30
LAX

Los Angeles

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

14h 52m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

20h 14m
$193

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Jan 27 - Feb 2
SAN

San Diego

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

5h 58m
BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

SAN

San Diego

1 stop

6h 05m
$204

United Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

One-way flights to Montana from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Montana
Feb 2
OAK

Oakland

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

23h 34m
$77

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/16/22

Jan 31
SAN

San Diego

BZN

Bozeman Gallatin Field

1 stop

6h 05m
$78

Delta

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Deal found 1/15/22

Feb 16
ONT

Ontario

FCA

Kalispell Glacier Park

1 stop

10h 21m
$78

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/16/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about California to Montana flights.

Which airlines flying from California to Montana have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from California to Montana have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and Alaska Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from California to Montana for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Montana for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $149, but on average you can expect to pay $166.

Are there nonstop flights from California to Montana for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from California to Montana under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from California to Montana is less than $189.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Montana for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Montana within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this California to Montana flight route?

The California to Montana flight path was viewed by 44 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to Montana one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $78 on Delta. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Alaska Airlines from $79 and Allegiant Air from $87 one-way.

Can I fly to Montana from California right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Montana within the United States

Most visitors from California need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Montana.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Montana.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Montana.

Can I fly back to California from Montana?

Returning to California from Montana

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montana must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montana are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Destination points for flights from California to Montana

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Top 7 airlines flying from California to Montana

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Montana choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Allegiant Air
Cheapest$72
Average$183
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time88%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$88
Average$327
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$88
Average$211
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$95
Average$215
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$102
Average$371
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$103
Average$284
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Alaska Airlines
Cheapest$104
Average$305
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from California to Montana

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