The cheapest times to fly from DEL to RST are

  • January 8th to June 3rd (except the week of March 5th)
  • September 10th to October 7th (except the week of September 17th)
  • November 12th to November 25th

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 DEL to RST is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2044 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $927 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from Delhi (DEL) to Rochester, MN (RST) will usually cost between $1160 to $1723 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1086. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1813. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $727 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1414 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DEL to RST flight.

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

DEL to RST Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DEL to RST flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from New Delhi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, 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 $129 (9%) 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 $1364. Return trip prices are from the RST to DEL 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 DEL to RST can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 16 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from DEL to RST while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport (MSP) in Minneapolis, MN

  • 76 miles (122 km) away from RST
  • Usually 15.21% less expensive than RST
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to MSP flights

Destination alternative #2: The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from RST
  • Usually 11.35% less expensive than RST
  • 1-layover flights available

See DEL to CID flights


Flight Hacking DEL to RST

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 DEL to RST — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (DEL > EWR > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $1161
  • Average savings: $253 (17.89%)

See DEL to ORD flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (DEL > ORD > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $1176
  • Average savings: $239 (16.87%)

See DEL to EWR flights

Hack #3: Shanghai (DEL > PVG > RST)

  • Price for both tickets: $1176
  • Average savings: $238 (16.83%)

See DEL to PVG flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DEL to RST? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, SWISS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rochester International Airport to Indira Gandhi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7385 miles or 11885 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DEL to RST?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DEL to RST flight is about 14 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Delhi and Rochester, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from DEL to RST.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDEL
Origination airport nameIndira Gandhi International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeRST
Destination airport nameRochester International Airport
CityRochester, MN
Countrythe United States


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