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The cheapest times to fly from RST to TUS are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • August 6th to September 30th
  • October 22nd 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 RST to TUS is late January. Prices can be as high as $1002 for Sunday flights during mid March, or as low as $290 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Tucson

Flying from Rochester, MN (RST) to Tucson, AZ (TUS) will usually cost between $304 to $635 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 $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid March, with an average price of $658. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $330 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $415 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RST to TUS flight.

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

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RST to TUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RST to TUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is 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 $192 (34%) 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 $353. Return trip prices are from the TUS to RST 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 RST to TUS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 18 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from RST to TUS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Phoenix, AZ

  • 110 miles (177 km) away from TUS
  • Usually 21.81% less expensive than TUS
  • 1-layover flights available

See RST to PHX flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RST to TUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tucson International Airport to Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1287 miles or 2071 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RST to TUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RST to TUS flight is about 3 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, MN and Tucson, AZ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from RST to TUS.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code RST
Origination airport name Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, MN
Country the United States
Latitude 43.9
Longitude -92.5

Return Airport

Destination code TUS
Destination airport name Tucson International Airport
City Tucson, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 32.1
Longitude -110.9

 

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