The cheapest times to fly from LAS to MSN are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of January 8th)
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • early December

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 LAS to MSN is mid August. Prices can be as high as $774 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $197 for Tuesday flights around mid August.


When to Fly to Madison

Flying from Las Vegas, NV (LAS) to Madison, WI (MSN) will usually cost between $277 to $566 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $317. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $531. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $214 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $378 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAS to MSN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LAS to MSN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

LAS to MSN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAS to MSN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Las Vegas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $143 (32%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $293. Return trip prices are from the MSN to LAS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LAS to MSN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from LAS to MSN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago/Rockford International Airport (RFD) in Rockford, IL

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from MSN
  • Usually 28.04% less expensive than MSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to RFD flights

Destination alternative #2: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from MSN
  • Usually 25.40% less expensive than MSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to ORD flights

Destination alternative #3: The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from MSN
  • Usually 8.99% less expensive than MSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to CID flights

Destination alternative #4: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from MSN
  • Usually 5.82% less expensive than MSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to MKE flights

Destination alternative #5: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from MSN
  • Usually 5.69% less expensive than MSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See LAS to MDW flights


Flight Hacking LAS to MSN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LAS to MSN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (LAS > MSP > MSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $377
  • Average savings: $1 (0.26%)

See LAS to MSP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LAS to MSN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport to McCarran International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1451 miles or 2335 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LAS to MSN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAS to MSN flight is about 3 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Las Vegas, NV and Madison, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 98 available flights from LAS to MSN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAS
Origination airport name McCarran International Airport
City Las Vegas, NV
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -115.2

Return Airport

Destination code MSN
Destination airport name Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport
City Madison, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -89.3


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from LAS to MSN tend to depart much later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 44% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 33% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MSN heading for LAS about 13 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Madison, WI is about 8 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Frontier: 13 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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