The cheapest times to fly from MSO to LIN are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 29th to December 9th (except the week of November 19th)

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 MSO to LIN is late January. Prices can be as high as $2030 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $725 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Milan

Flying from Missoula, MT (MSO) to Milan (LIN) will usually cost between $731 to $1751 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 $731. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1890. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1159 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1168 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSO to LIN flight.

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

MSO to LIN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSO to LIN flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Missoula. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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 $161 (12%) 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 $1138. Return trip prices are from the LIN to MSO 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 MSO to LIN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSO to LIN

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 MSO to LIN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Newark, NJ (MSO > EWR > LIN)

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $215 (18.41%)

See MSO to EWR flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (MSO > SFO > LIN)

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $215 (18.41%)

See MSO to SFO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MSO > JFK > LIN)

  • Price for both tickets: $955
  • Average savings: $214 (18.28%)

See MSO to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MSO to LIN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Delta, KLM, TAROM, United, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Milano Linate Airport to Missoula International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5189 miles or 8351 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MSO to LIN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSO to LIN flight is about 10 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Missoula, MT and Milan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 29 available flights from MSO to LIN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MSO
Origination airport name Missoula International Airport
City Missoula, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -114.1

Return Airport

Destination code LIN
Destination airport name Milano Linate Airport
City Milan
Country Italy
Latitude 45.4
Longitude 9.3


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