The cheapest times to fly from GTF to MSP are
- January 1st to March 11th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
- July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 8th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from GTF to MSP is late January. Prices can be as high as $584 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $259 for Wednesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Minneapolis
Flying from Great Falls, MT (GTF) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $274 to $424 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $291. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $436. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $145 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $324 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GTF to MSP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GTF to MSP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GTF to MSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Great Falls. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (16%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $302. Return trip prices are from the MSP to GTF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from GTF to MSP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 34 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GTF to MSP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport to Great Falls International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 884 miles or 1423 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GTF to MSP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GTF to MSP flight is about 2 hour 34 minutes.
How many flights go between Great Falls, MT and Minneapolis, MN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from GTF to MSP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Great Falls International Airport|
|City||Great Falls, MT|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from GTF to MSP tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 6% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MSP heading for GTF about 6 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Minneapolis, MN is about 3 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 6 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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