The cheapest times to fly from SAF to HIB are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • April 9th to May 13th (except the weeks of April 16th and April 30th)
  • July 30th to November 18th (except the weeks of September 3rd and September 10th)

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 SAF to HIB is early December. Prices can be as high as $1086 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $825 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Hibbing

Flying from Santa Fe, NM (SAF) to Hibbing, MN (HIB) will usually cost between $825 to $976 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $825. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $924. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $99 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $844 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAF to HIB flight.

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

SAF to HIB Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAF to HIB flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Santa Fe. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.49, which is above 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 $78 (9%) 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 $827. Return trip prices are from the HIB to SAF 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 SAF to HIB can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 53 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 SAF to HIB while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duluth International Airport (DLH) in Duluth, MN

  • 48 miles (77 km) away from HIB
  • Usually 21.68% less expensive than HIB
  • 2-layover flights available

See SAF to DLH flights


Flight Hacking SAF to HIB

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 SAF to HIB — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Minneapolis, MN (SAF > MSP > HIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $633
  • Average savings: $211 (25%)

See SAF to MSP flights

Hack #2: Kansas City, MO (SAF > MCI > HIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $667
  • Average savings: $177 (20.97%)

See SAF to MCI flights

Hack #3: Omaha, NE (SAF > OMA > HIB)

  • Price for both tickets: $675
  • Average savings: $169 (20.02%)

See SAF to OMA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SAF to HIB? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Range Regional Airport to Santa Fe Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1060 miles or 1706 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SAF to HIB?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAF to HIB flight is about 2 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Santa Fe, NM and Hibbing, MN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from SAF to HIB.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSAF
Origination airport nameSanta Fe Municipal Airport
CitySanta Fe, NM
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeHIB
Destination airport nameRange Regional Airport
CityHibbing, MN
Countrythe United States


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