The cheapest times to fly from MSP to JED are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • March 26th to April 15th (except the week of April 2nd)
  • August 20th to December 9th

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 JED is mid October. Prices can be as high as $3203 for Thursday flights during mid July, or as low as $1032 for Monday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $1090 to $2152 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1111. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $2128. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1018 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1459 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to JED flight.

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

MSP to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to JED 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 JED, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into MSP. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Jeddah, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Minneapolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $205 (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 $1460. Return trip prices are from the JED 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 JED can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 29 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSP to JED

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 JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (MSP > ORD > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1119
  • Average savings: $340 (23.31%)

See MSP to ORD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (MSP > DCA > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1161
  • Average savings: $298 (20.43%)

See MSP to DCA flights

Hack #3: Baltimore, MD (MSP > BWI > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $1162
  • Average savings: $297 (20.36%)

See MSP to BWI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, MEA, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6946 miles or 11178 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to JED flight is about 13 hour 29 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from MSP to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMSP
Origination airport nameMinneapolis-St Paul International Airport
CityMinneapolis, MN
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeJED
Destination airport nameKing Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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