The cheapest times to fly from MSP to TUS are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 23rd to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
- July 9th to July 22nd
- August 6th to September 30th
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 TUS is late January. Prices can be as high as $751 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $277 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Tucson
Flying from Minneapolis, MN (MSP) to Tucson, AZ (TUS) will usually cost between $290 to $484 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 $302. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $455. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $153 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $342 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MSP to TUS flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MSP to TUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the MSP to TUS 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 $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday 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 $115 (27%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $307. Return trip prices are from the TUS to MSP flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from MSP to TUS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 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 TUS while comparing.
- 110 miles (177 km) away from TUS
- Usually 38.01% less expensive than TUS
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from MSP to TUS? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Qantas, Southwest, Sun Country Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Tucson International Airport to Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1297 miles or 2087 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from MSP to TUS?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop MSP to TUS flight is about 3 hour 19 minutes.
How many flights go between Minneapolis, MN and Tucson, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 77 available flights from MSP to TUS.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Tucson International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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