The cheapest times to fly from MSP to FUK are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the week of April 16th)
  • August 27th to September 30th
  • November 12th to December 2nd

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 FUK is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2214 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1109 for Monday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Fukuoka

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Fukuoka (FUK) will usually cost between $1179 to $1687 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1240. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1665. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $425 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1374 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to FUK flight.

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

MSP to FUK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to FUK flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Minneapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FUK, and Wednesday 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 $197 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1293. Return trip prices are from the FUK 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 FUK can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSP to FUK

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 FUK — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (MSP > LAS > FUK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1008
  • Average savings: $367 (26.67%)

See MSP to LAS flights

Hack #2: Philadelphia, PA (MSP > PHL > FUK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1025
  • Average savings: $349 (25.4%)

See MSP to PHL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (MSP > LAX > FUK)

  • Price for both tickets: $1082
  • Average savings: $293 (21.29%)

See MSP to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, Delta, EVA Air, Finnair, JAL, Korean Air, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6362 miles or 10239 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to FUK flight is about 12 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Fukuoka?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 73 available flights from MSP to FUK.


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 FUK
Destination airport name Fukuoka Airport
City Fukuoka
Country Japan
Latitude 33.6
Longitude 130.5


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