The cheapest times to fly from LIH to MSP are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 23rd to May 27th
  • July 23rd to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

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 LIH to MSP is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $1404 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $435 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Minneapolis

Flying from Lihue, HI (LIH) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $557 to $1062 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $503. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $1052. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $549 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $737 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LIH to MSP flight.

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

LIH to MSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LIH to MSP flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Kauai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $220 (24%) 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 $673. Return trip prices are from the MSP to LIH 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 LIH 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 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Hawaiian, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4006 miles or 6447 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LIH to MSP flight is about 8 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Lihue, HI and Minneapolis, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from LIH to MSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LIH
Origination airport name Lihue Airport
City Lihue, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 22
Longitude -159.3

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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