The cheapest times to fly from ISB to MSP are

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 27th
  • September 10th to November 4th

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 ISB to MSP is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $1643 for Thursday flights during mid August, or as low as $955 for Monday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Minneapolis

Flying from Islamabad (ISB) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $982 to $1434 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $1083. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1398. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $315 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1205 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ISB to MSP flight.

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

ISB to MSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ISB to MSP flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Islamabad. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Minneapolis, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Islamabad. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $269 (17%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1124. Return trip prices are from the MSP to ISB 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 ISB 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 13 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ISB 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 ISB to MSP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Istanbul (ISB > IST > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1118
  • Average savings: $88 (7.26%)

See ISB to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (ISB > JFK > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1125
  • Average savings: $80 (6.64%)

See ISB to IST flights

Hack #3: Philadelphia, PA (ISB > PHL > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1158
  • Average savings: $47 (3.9%)

See ISB to PHL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ISB 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 China, Air France, American, atlasglobal, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, JetBlue, KLM, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6944 miles or 11175 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ISB to MSP flight is about 13 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Islamabad and Minneapolis, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from ISB to MSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ISB
Origination airport name Benazir Bhutto International Airport
City Islamabad
Country Pakistan
Latitude 33.6
Longitude 73.1

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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