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The cheapest times to fly from MSP to PIT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • August 6th to November 18th

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 PIT is late January. Prices can be as high as $431 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $205 for Wednesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Pittsburgh

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) will usually cost between $219 to $327 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $226. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $314. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $87 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $258 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to PIT flight.

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

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MSP to PIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to PIT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Minneapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.22, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $45 (16%) 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 $242. Return trip prices are from the PIT to MSP flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MSP to PIT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 17 minutes may be realistic.

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Iberia, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 725 miles or 1167 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to PIT flight is about 2 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Pittsburgh, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from MSP to PIT.

 

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 PIT
Destination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MSP to PIT tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 27% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 13% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PIT heading for MSP about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Pittsburgh, PA is about 9 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Delta: 21 minutes late
  • SkyWest: 14 minutes late
  • Endeavor: 5 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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