The cheapest times to fly from MSP to TPE are

  • January 29th to May 27th (except the weeks of March 5th and March 19th)
  • October 8th 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 TPE is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1560 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $764 for Monday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $813 to $1379 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $827. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1424. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $597 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $983 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to TPE flight.

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

MSP to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MSP to TPE flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Minneapolis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Minneapolis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $111 (9%) 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 $966. Return trip prices are from the TPE 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 TPE 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 50 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MSP to TPE

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 TPE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Las Vegas, NV (MSP > LAS > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $941
  • Average savings: $42 (4.27%)

See MSP to LAS flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (MSP > LAX > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $953
  • Average savings: $30 (3.05%)

See MSP to LAX flights

Hack #3: Denver, CO (MSP > DEN > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $970
  • Average savings: $13 (1.32%)

See MSP to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air Tahiti Nui, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Frontier, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7136 miles or 11484 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to TPE flight is about 13 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from MSP to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination codeTPE
Destination airport nameTaiwan Taoyuan International Airport


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