The cheapest times to fly from KEF to MSP are

  • April 2nd to October 7th (except the week of July 23rd)

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 KEF to MSP is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1992 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $422 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Minneapolis

Flying from Keflavik/Reykjavik (KEF) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $446 to $1297 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $459. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1336. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $877 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $512 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KEF to MSP flight.

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

KEF to MSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the KEF to MSP flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Reykjavík. 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 fly to MSP, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into KEF. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Minneapolis, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Reykjavík. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $133 (18%) 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 $602. Return trip prices are from the MSP to KEF 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 KEF to MSP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 16 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KEF to MSP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2936 miles or 4725 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KEF to MSP flight is about 6 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Keflavik/Reykjavik and Minneapolis, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 35 available flights from KEF to MSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KEF
Origination airport name Keflavik International Airport
City Keflavik/Reykjavik
Country Iceland
Latitude 64
Longitude -22.6

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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