The cheapest times to fly from MSP to BZN are

  • June 4th to June 17th
  • July 2nd to November 18th (except the week of July 23rd)

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 BZN is late October. Prices can be as high as $783 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $267 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Bozeman

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Bozeman, MT (BZN) will usually cost between $294 to $502 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $311. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $508. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $198 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $381 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to BZN flight.

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

MSP to BZN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to BZN 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 $0.27, which is below average.


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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $54 (13%) 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 $354. Return trip prices are from the BZN to MSP 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 MSP to BZN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 33 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from MSP to BZN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Billings Logan International Airport (BIL) in Billings, MT

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from BZN
  • Usually 21.09% less expensive than BZN
  • Nonstop flights available

See MSP to BIL flights

Destination alternative #2: Helena Regional Airport (HLN) in Helena, MT

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from BZN
  • Usually 16.16% less expensive than BZN
  • Nonstop flights available

See MSP to HLN flights

Destination alternative #3: Great Falls International Airport (GTF) in Great Falls, MT

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from BZN
  • Usually 15.64% less expensive than BZN
  • Nonstop flights available

See MSP to GTF flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MSP to BZN? 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 Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 871 miles or 1402 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MSP to BZN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to BZN flight is about 2 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Bozeman, MT?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from MSP to BZN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MSP
Origination airport name Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport
City Minneapolis, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 44.9
Longitude -93.2

Return Airport

Destination code BZN
Destination airport name Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
City Bozeman, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 45.8
Longitude -111.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MSP to BZN tend to depart later than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 38% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 6% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave BZN heading for MSP about 24 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Bozeman, MT is about 20 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 24 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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