The cheapest times to fly from MSP to DLH are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • August 20th to February 4th (except the weeks of August 27th, September 24th, November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, 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 MSP to DLH is early November. Prices can be as high as $329 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $139 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Duluth

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Duluth, MN (DLH) will usually cost between $149 to $274 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $162. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $259. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $96 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $184 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to DLH flight.

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

MSP to DLH Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to DLH 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 $0.79, which is above 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 to Duluth, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Minneapolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $58 (27%) 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 $155. Return trip prices are from the DLH 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 DLH can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 14 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MSP to DLH? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Duluth International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 144 miles or 232 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to DLH flight is about 1 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Duluth, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 43 available flights from MSP to DLH.


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 DLH
Destination airport name Duluth International Airport
City Duluth, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 46.8
Longitude -92.2


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MSP to DLH tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 20% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 5% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave DLH heading for MSP about 6 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Duluth, MN is about 3 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 6 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting


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