The cheapest times to fly from BLQ to MSP are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 30th to June 17th
  • October 29th to December 9th

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 BLQ to MSP is late May. Prices can be as high as $1686 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $840 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Minneapolis

Flying from Bologna (BLQ) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $875 to $1412 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $880. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1441. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $561 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $968 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BLQ to MSP flight.

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

BLQ to MSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BLQ to MSP flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Bologna. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Saturdays 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 $125 (10%) 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 $1011. Return trip prices are from the MSP to BLQ 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 BLQ to MSP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BLQ to MSP

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 BLQ to MSP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (BLQ > DUB > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $664
  • Average savings: $304 (31.42%)

See BLQ to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (BLQ > LGA > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $679
  • Average savings: $289 (29.82%)

See BLQ to DUB flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (BLQ > JFK > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $682
  • Average savings: $286 (29.51%)

See BLQ to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BLQ to MSP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport to Bologna Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4724 miles or 7603 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BLQ to MSP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BLQ to MSP flight is about 9 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Bologna and Minneapolis, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from BLQ to MSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BLQ
Origination airport name Bologna Airport
City Bologna
Country Italy
Latitude 44.5
Longitude 11.3

Return Airport

Destination code MSP
Destination airport name Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport
City Minneapolis, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 44.9
Longitude -93.2


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