The cheapest times to fly from MSP to MRU are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 20th to October 7th
  • October 29th 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 MRU is early September. Prices can be as high as $7366 for Thursday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $1297 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Mauritius Island

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Mauritius Island (MRU) will usually cost between $1301 to $4062 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $1298. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $3341. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2043 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1542 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to MRU flight.

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

MSP to MRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to MRU flight is 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 $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MRU, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into MSP. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mauritius Island, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Minneapolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $677 (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 $1556. Return trip prices are from the MRU 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 MRU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 6 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSP to MRU

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 MRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MSP > JFK > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1282
  • Average savings: $260 (16.86%)

See MSP to JFK flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (MSP > EWR > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1385
  • Average savings: $157 (10.18%)

See MSP to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MSP > LGA > MRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1394
  • Average savings: $149 (9.63%)

See MSP to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Austral, Air France, Alitalia, Condor, Delta, Emirates, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10068 miles or 16203 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to MRU flight is about 19 hour 6 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Mauritius Island?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from MSP to MRU.


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 MRU
Destination airport name Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
City Mauritius Island
Country Mauritius
Latitude -20.4
Longitude 57.7


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