The cheapest times to fly from GFK to MSP are
- January 1st to February 11th
- May 14th to June 17th
- July 2nd to July 15th
- August 13th to December 16th (except the weeks of August 27th, November 19th, and November 26th)
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 GFK to MSP is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $668 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $199 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.
When to Fly to Minneapolis
Flying from Grand Forks, ND (GFK) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $200 to $364 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $239. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $611. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $372 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $279 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GFK to MSP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GFK to MSP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the GFK to MSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Grand Forks. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above 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 $82 (26%) 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 $231. Return trip prices are from the MSP to GFK 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 GFK to MSP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 29 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from GFK to MSP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport to Grand Forks International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 283 miles or 455 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from GFK to MSP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop GFK to MSP flight is about 1 hour 29 minutes.
How many flights go between Grand Forks, ND and Minneapolis, MN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 6 available flights from GFK to MSP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Grand Forks International Airport|
|City||Grand Forks, ND|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from GFK to MSP tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 13% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 32% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MSP heading for GFK about 1 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Minneapolis, MN is about 8 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- SkyWest: 1 minutes late
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