The cheapest times to fly from PIT to MSP 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 PIT to MSP is late January. Prices can be as high as $424 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $205 for Wednesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Minneapolis
Flying from Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $219 to $322 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 $236. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $322. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $86 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 PIT to MSP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PIT to MSP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PIT to MSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Pittsburgh. 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 MSP to PIT 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 PIT to MSP 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 PIT to MSP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, Iberia, JetBlue, Qantas, Qatar Airways, Southwest, Spirit, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport to Pittsburgh International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 725 miles or 1167 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PIT to MSP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIT to MSP flight is about 2 hour 17 minutes.
How many flights go between Pittsburgh, PA and Minneapolis, MN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from PIT to MSP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Pittsburgh International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
Late and Early Flight Data
Flights from PIT to MSP tend to depart as late as the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 28% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 18% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave MSP heading for PIT about 9 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Minneapolis, MN is about on time. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:
- Delta: 2 minutes late
- SkyWest: 20 minutes late
- Endeavor: 4 minutes late
- Some airlines not reporting
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