The cheapest times to fly from LCY to MSP are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 16th to June 17th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 LCY to MSP is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1288 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $406 for Monday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Minneapolis

Flying from London (LCY) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $512 to $1073 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $491. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1163. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $673 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $620 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCY to MSP flight.

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

LCY to MSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCY to MSP flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from London. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Minneapolis, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to London. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $90 (11%) 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 $623. Return trip prices are from the MSP to LCY 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 LCY 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 8 hour 13 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LCY > BOS > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $607
  • Average savings: $13 (2.1%)

See LCY to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (LCY > DUB > MSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $608
  • Average savings: $12 (1.94%)

See LCY to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 20 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Luxair, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4020 miles or 6470 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCY to MSP flight is about 8 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between London and Minneapolis, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from LCY to MSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeLCY
Origination airport nameLondon City Airport
Countrythe United Kingdom

Return Airport

Destination codeMSP
Destination airport nameMinneapolis-St Paul International Airport
CityMinneapolis, MN
Countrythe United States


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