Butte travel guide

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You're Going to Love Butte

With a population of 34.190, Butte is a must-see destination in Montana, United States.

Where to Eat in Butte

If you’re looking for affordable options, Montana’s Rib and Chophouse - Butte (4655 Harrison Ave) and Park 217 (217 W Park St) are great picks.

When to visit Butte

Butte in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Butte in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Butte in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 27 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is December, when it can get as cold as -15 °C, with an average temperature of -8 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 58 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Butte, with an average rainfall of 10 mm.

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How to Get to Butte


When flying to Butte, you’ll arrive at Butte Silver Bow Co (BTM), which is located 6 km from the city centre.


Butte’s bus station is located 1.1 km from the city centre.

Airlines serving Butte

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British Airways
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Alaska Airlines
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Korean Air
Excellent (587 reviews)
Japan Airlines
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China Southern
Excellent (19 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (683 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (369 reviews)
American Airlines
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Where to stay in Butte

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Comfort Inn Butte City Center I-15 / I-90 and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Butte, An IHG Hotel.

Where to stay in popular areas of Butte

Hiring a car in Butte

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Butte (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.09 and $29.46. The most frequently booked car type in Butte is Economy (Ford Fiesta or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Luxury car hire (Class Luxury Car or similar) is, on average, 32% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.