The cheapest times to fly from MSP to RHI are

  • August 6th to February 25th (except the week of January 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 RHI is early November. Prices can be as high as $586 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $163 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Rhinelander

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Rhinelander, WI (RHI) will usually cost between $163 to $213 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $163. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $237. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $74 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $192 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to RHI flight.

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

MSP to RHI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to RHI 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 $0.63, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $16 (8%) 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 $188. Return trip prices are from the RHI 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 RHI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 19 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 RHI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE) in La Crosse, WI

  • 150 miles (241 km) away from RHI
  • Usually 12.65% less expensive than RHI
  • Nonstop flights available

See MSP to LSE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Rhinelander/Oneida County Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 190 miles or 306 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to RHI flight is about 1 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Rhinelander, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from MSP to RHI.


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 RHI
Destination airport name Rhinelander/Oneida County Airport
City Rhinelander, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.6
Longitude -89.5


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from MSP to RHI tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 22% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 8% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave RHI heading for MSP about 16 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Rhinelander, WI is about 5 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: 16 minutes late


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