The cheapest times to fly from MOT to SID are

  • January 8th to January 28th
  • March 26th to July 15th
  • October 29th 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 MOT to SID is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $13000 for Sunday flights during mid August, or as low as $1384 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Sal

Flying from Minot, ND (MOT) to Sal Island (SID) will usually cost between $1484 to $8608 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1504. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $11934. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $10429 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $5227 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MOT to SID flight.

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

MOT to SID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MOT to SID flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Minot. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.67, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $3855 (58%) 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 $2502. Return trip prices are from the SID to MOT 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 MOT to SID can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking MOT to SID

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 MOT to SID — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Amsterdam (MOT > AMS > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1434
  • Average savings: $3793 (72.56%)

See MOT to AMS flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (MOT > EWR > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1520
  • Average savings: $3707 (70.93%)

See MOT to EWR flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (MOT > BOS > SID)

  • Price for both tickets: $1558
  • Average savings: $3669 (70.19%)

See MOT to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MOT to SID? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Azores Airlines, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Amilcar Cabral International Airport to Minot International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4828 miles or 7770 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MOT to SID?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MOT to SID flight is about 9 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Minot, ND and Sal Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from MOT to SID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MOT
Origination airport name Minot International Airport
City Minot, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -101.3

Return Airport

Destination code SID
Destination airport name Amilcar Cabral International Airport
City Sal Island
Country Cape Verde
Latitude 16.7
Longitude -22.9


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