The cheapest times to fly from MSP to HUX are

  • January 8th to February 11th (except the week of January 22nd)
  • April 16th to July 22nd
  • September 17th to November 4th (except the week of October 8th)

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 HUX is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1264 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $542 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Huatulco

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Santa Cruz/Huatulco (HUX) will usually cost between $572 to $822 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $586. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1032. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $446 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $625 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to HUX flight.

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

MSP to HUX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to HUX 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 $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $100 (14%) 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 $615. Return trip prices are from the HUX 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 HUX can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 37 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 HUX while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xoxocotlan International Airport (OAX) in Oaxaca

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from HUX
  • Usually 0.16% less expensive than HUX
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSP to OAX flights


Flight Hacking MSP to HUX

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 HUX — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (MSP > MEX > HUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $604
  • Average savings: $22 (3.44%)

See MSP to MEX flights

Hack #2: San Antonio, TX (MSP > SAT > HUX)

  • Price for both tickets: $615
  • Average savings: $11 (1.68%)

See MSP to SAT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country Airlines, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bahias de Huatulco International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2018 miles or 3248 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to HUX flight is about 4 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Santa Cruz/Huatulco?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 40 available flights from MSP to HUX.


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 HUX
Destination airport name Bahias de Huatulco International Airport
City Santa Cruz/Huatulco
Country Mexico
Latitude 15.8
Longitude -96.3


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