The cheapest times to fly from MSP to AMS are
- January 1st to March 25th
- September 3rd to December 16th (except the week of September 17th)
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 MSP to AMS is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1219 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $441 for Wednesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Amsterdam
Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $550 to $968 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $494. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1008. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $514 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $717 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to AMS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MSP to AMS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MSP to AMS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Minneapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to AMS, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MSP. 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 $94 (12%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $701. Return trip prices are from the AMS to MSP flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MSP to AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 27 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking MSP to AMS
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 MSP to AMS — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $632
- Average savings: $85 (11.85%)
- Price for both tickets: $637
- Average savings: $81 (11.23%)
- Price for both tickets: $654
- Average savings: $64 (8.86%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MSP to AMS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Schiphol Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4153 miles or 6684 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MSP to AMS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to AMS flight is about 8 hour 27 minutes.
How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Amsterdam?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from MSP to AMS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Schiphol Airport|
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