The cheapest times to fly from IND to RST are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 16th to April 29th
- July 9th to July 29th
- August 13th to October 7th
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 IND to RST is early December. Prices can be as high as $521 for Sunday flights during mid May, or as low as $238 for Wednesday flights around early December.
When to Fly to Rochester
Flying from Indianapolis, IN (IND) to Rochester, MN (RST) will usually cost between $252 to $394 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $270. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid May, with an average price of $366. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $96 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $287 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IND to RST flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the IND to RST route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the IND to RST flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Indianapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.41, which is a bit 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 $84 (24%) 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 $262. Return trip prices are from the RST to IND 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 IND 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 1 hour 45 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 IND to RST while comparing.
- 76 miles (122 km) away from RST
- Usually 3.66% less expensive than RST
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from IND to RST? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Rochester International Airport to Indianapolis International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 431 miles or 694 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from IND to RST?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop IND to RST flight is about 1 hour 45 minutes.
How many flights go between Indianapolis, IN and Rochester, MN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from IND to RST.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Indianapolis International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Rochester International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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