The flight time from Grand Junction to Denver is 1 hour, 8 minutes. See Data as Tables

Average Timeline

Leaves GJT Grand Junction, CO 7 minutes early.
15 minutes taxiing out
41 minutes in the air
9 minutes taxiing in
Arrives DEN Denver, CO 5 minutes early.

Flight Reliability By Airline ?

United
79%
Cancelled
Delayed*
Normal

Flight Summary

The flight time from Grand Junction to Denver is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 41 minutes.

The flight distance from Grand Junction to Denver is 212 Miles.

Reverse Journey

Denver to Grand Junction
1 hour, 2 minutes

Flight Time By Airline ?

United
1h 8m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flight Time by Time of Day ?

12AM06AM12PM06PM 15m 30m 45m1h1h 15m
Taxiing Out
Air Time
Taxiing In

Flights By Time of Day ?
(Average)

12AM06AM12PM06PM0.00.20.40.60.81.0

Flights Per Week

32

Distance

212 Miles

Flights By Month ?

JFMAMJJASOND050100150

Flights By Day of Week ?
(Average)

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun012345

Flights By Airline ?
(Per Week)

United
32

Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Grand Junction from Denver by plane?

The distance from Grand Junction to Denver by plane is 212 Miles. This is the air distance on the most direct route taken by the vast majority of flights.

How long is the flight from Grand Junction to Denver?

The flight time from Grand Junction to Denver is 1 hour, 8 minutes. The time spent in the air is 41 minutes. These numbers are averages.

What airlines fly from Grand Junction to Denver?

United is the only airline with direct flights from Grand Junction to Denver.

Does Southwest fly from Grand Junction to Denver?

Southwest does not fly from Grand Junction (GJT) to Denver (DEN). Keep in mind that Southwest may fly to other nearby airports, as they will often fly into smaller airpors instead of larger ones. This is because the costs are often lower to fly into smaller airports, and they pass the savings on to you.

Tables and Explanations

Data Source

Our information is computed from the latest available data from the US Department of Transportation.

Average Timeline Timeline Chart

The average timeline contains the median time a flight spends in 3 stages. The first of these three stages is taxiing out which includes the time from the flight leaving the gate to taking off. The second stage is in the air, which includes the time spent from the flight leaving the ground to touching back down at the end of it's journey. The last stage is taxiing in, which is from when the flight touches down to the flight arriving at it's gate.

The average timeline also estimates on average of when the flight will leave and arrive relative to it's stated departure time.

Leaves Grand Junction 7 minutes early
Taxi Out Time 15 minutes
In the Air 41 minutes
Taxiing In 9 minutes
Arrives Denver 5 minutes early

Flight Reliability Reliability Chart

The reliability of an airline measures how often the airline's flights on this route are cancelled or delayed more than 20 minutes. For example, from Grand Junction to Denver, United is 79% reliable, which means that United flights are on time 79% of the time, and cancelled or delayed the remaining time.

Airline Normal Flights Arrival Delayed* Flight Cancelled
United 79% 18% 3%

Flight Time By Airline Flight Time By Airline Chart

Each airline takes a different amount of time to fly between Grand Junction and Denver, this is due to different operational factors on the ground, as well as scheduling of planes. Each airline's flight time is split into three stages which are described above in the "Average Timeline" section. There are also miscellaneous operational issues which are included in the below total but are not accounted for in one of the three stages.

Airline Taxiing Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxiing In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
United 15 41 9 68

Flights By Time of Day Flight Time By Day Chart

This one is pretty self explanatory, it represents the number of flights that leave the gate in a given hour of the day. The tricky thing here is that this is normally not a whole number since it is an average over 52 weeks. Partial numbers may indicate that a flight may be seasonal or may take off at different times due to different operational factors.

Time Count
8am 0.55
6pm 0.73
6am 0.79
3pm 0.83
11am 0.86
9pm 0
1pm 0.1
7am 0.12
5am 0.04
5pm 0.13
9am 0.31
12pm 0.01

Flights By Month Flights By Month Chart

The quantity of flights from Grand Junction to Denver that take off in a given month of the year. This number changes because some flights are seasonal, and almost all flights have uneven demand througout the year.

Month Count
January 98
February 111
March 153
April 145
May 150
June 151
July 144
August 150
September 149
October 149
November 138
December 148

Flights By Day Of Week Flights By Day of Week Chart

The quantity of flights from Grand Junction to Denver that take off on a given day of the week. Some routes only have enough demand to sustain a few trips a week, while others have many flights a day. This number is also an average across the year, and hence may not be a whole number.

Day Count
Monday 4.75
Tuesday 4.67
Wednesday 4.63
Thursday 4.73
Friday 4.69
Saturday 4.33
Sunday 4.62

Flight per Airline (per Week) Flights By Airline Chart

How many times an airline flies this route in a week. Different factors play into how often a carrier chooses to fly a given route including it's need to connect disparate routes, and demand.

Airline Flights per Week
United 1

Flight Time By Time of Day Flight Time by Time of Day Chart

The total flight time varies by each hour of the day due to factors such as airport traffic. More flights leaving an airport may cause higher taxi in or taxi out times. See the description of the average timeline above for a deeper discussion of each of these times.

Time Taxi Out
(minutes)
In the Air
(minutes)
Taxi In
(minutes)
Total
(minutes)
8am 23 41 9 75
6pm 14 42 11 70
6am 16 40 9 67
3pm 15 41 9 66
11am 14 40 8 63
9pm 23 38 8 69
1pm 13 40 7 60
7am 25 43 8 77
5am 26 41 9 77
5pm 14 41 11 67
9am 20 41 8 70
12pm 11 42 8 61
* Delayed more than 20 minutes.
All data above is a median or mean as appropriate.