The cheapest times to fly from MSP to BIL are
- January 1st to February 4th
- April 23rd to May 6th
- July 30th to November 18th
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 BIL is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $516 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $258 for Wednesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Billings
Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Billings, MT (BIL) will usually cost between $259 to $368 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $284. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $370. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $86 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $300 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to BIL flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MSP to BIL route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MSP to BIL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Minneapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday 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 $57 (17%) 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 $272. Return trip prices are from the BIL 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 BIL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 19 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MSP to BIL? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Billings Logan International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 746 miles or 1201 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MSP to BIL?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to BIL flight is about 2 hour 19 minutes.
How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Billings, MT?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 61 available flights from MSP to BIL.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Billings Logan International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from MSP to BIL tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 26% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 8% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BIL heading for MSP about 21 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Billings, MT is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 45 minutes late
- SkyWest: 13 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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