The cheapest times to fly from MSN to HOB are

  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 22nd to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and December 24th)

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 MSN to HOB is late January. Prices can be as high as $996 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $344 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Hobbs

Flying from Madison, WI (MSN) to Hobbs, NM (HOB) will usually cost between $348 to $891 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $407. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $836. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $429 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $574 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSN to HOB flight.

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

MSN to HOB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSN to HOB flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Madison. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.34, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Hobbs, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Madison. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $230 (31%) 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 $493. Return trip prices are from the HOB to MSN 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 MSN to HOB can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 52 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from MSN to HOB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) in Lubbock, TX

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from HOB
  • Usually 16.38% less expensive than HOB
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSN to LBB flights

Destination alternative #2: Midland International Air and Space Port Airport (MAF) in Midland/Odessa, TX

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from HOB
  • Usually 13.24% less expensive than HOB
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSN to MAF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MSN to HOB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Lea County Regional Airport to Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1043 miles or 1679 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MSN to HOB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSN to HOB flight is about 2 hour 52 minutes.

How many flights go between Madison, WI and Hobbs, NM?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MSN to HOB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MSN
Origination airport name Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport
City Madison, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -89.3

Return Airport

Destination code HOB
Destination airport name Lea County Regional Airport
City Hobbs, NM
Country the United States
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -103.2


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