The cheapest times to fly from MSP to LPA are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th 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 LPA is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2503 for Thursday flights during late July, or as low as $855 for Sunday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Las Palmas (LPA) will usually cost between $1079 to $1970 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1094. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1997. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $903 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1462 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to LPA flight.

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

MSP to LPA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to LPA 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 $0.21, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LPA, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MSP. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Minneapolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $189 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1305. Return trip prices are from the LPA 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 LPA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 45 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from MSP to LPA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Tenerife

  • 73 miles (117 km) away from LPA
  • Usually 13.38% less expensive than LPA
  • 1-layover flights available

See MSP to TFS flights


Flight Hacking MSP to LPA

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 LPA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dublin (MSP > DUB > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $639 (43.72%)

See MSP to DUB flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MSP > JFK > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $859
  • Average savings: $603 (41.26%)

See MSP to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (MSP > BOS > LPA)

  • Price for both tickets: $874
  • Average savings: $588 (40.23%)

See MSP to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4314 miles or 6943 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to LPA flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Las Palmas?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from MSP to LPA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeLPA
Destination airport nameGran Canaria Airport
CityLas Palmas


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