The cheapest times to fly from HIB to PNS are

  • August 13th to October 7th
  • October 22nd to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, and December 24th)

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 HIB to PNS is late January. Prices can be as high as $1140 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $317 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Pensacola

Flying from Hibbing, MN (HIB) to Pensacola, FL (PNS) will usually cost between $399 to $884 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 $434. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $905. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $472 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $641 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIB to PNS flight.

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

HIB to PNS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIB to PNS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hibbing. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.33, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $227 (30%) 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 $508. Return trip prices are from the PNS to HIB 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 HIB to PNS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 9 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 HIB to PNS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) in Valparaiso, FL

  • 39 miles (63 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 2.26% less expensive than PNS
  • 2-layover flights available

See HIB to VPS flights

Destination alternative #2: Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) in Gulfport/Biloxi, MS

  • 112 miles (180 km) away from PNS
  • Usually 1.72% less expensive than PNS
  • 2-layover flights available

See HIB to GPT flights


Flight Hacking HIB to PNS

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 HIB to PNS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (HIB > ORD > PNS)

  • Price for both tickets: $590
  • Average savings: $52 (8.03%)

See HIB to ORD flights

Hack #2: Minneapolis, MN (HIB > MSP > PNS)

  • Price for both tickets: $600
  • Average savings: $42 (6.47%)

See HIB to MSP flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (HIB > MDW > PNS)

  • Price for both tickets: $629
  • Average savings: $12 (1.87%)

See HIB to MDW flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HIB to PNS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pensacola International Airport to Range Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1206 miles or 1941 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HIB to PNS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIB to PNS flight is about 3 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Hibbing, MN and Pensacola, FL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from HIB to PNS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIB
Origination airport name Range Regional Airport
City Hibbing, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 47.4
Longitude -92.8

Return Airport

Destination code PNS
Destination airport name Pensacola International Airport
City Pensacola, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -87.2


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