The cheapest times to fly from SXM to MOT are

  • December 10th to May 6th

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 SXM to MOT is late April. Prices can be as high as $4172 for Sunday flights during early July, or as low as $954 for Tuesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Minot

Flying from Philipsburg (SXM) to Minot, ND (MOT) will usually cost between $1012 to $3268 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1086. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early July, with an average price of $3057. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1971 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2192 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SXM to MOT flight.

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

SXM to MOT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SXM to MOT flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Sint Maarten. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.46, which is a bit 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 $543 (22%) 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 $1902. Return trip prices are from the MOT to SXM 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 SXM to MOT can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SXM to MOT

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 SXM to MOT — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Richmond, VA (SXM > RIC > MOT)

  • Price for both tickets: $825
  • Average savings: $1367 (62.36%)

See SXM to MIA flights

Hack #2: Miami, FL (SXM > MIA > MOT)

  • Price for both tickets: $842
  • Average savings: $1350 (61.59%)

See SXM to RIC flights

Hack #3: Fort Lauderdale, FL (SXM > FLL > MOT)

  • Price for both tickets: $845
  • Average savings: $1348 (61.47%)

See SXM to FLL flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SXM to MOT? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, Seaborne Airlines, Silver Airways, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Minot International Airport to Princess Juliana International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2985 miles or 4804 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SXM to MOT?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SXM to MOT flight is about 6 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Philipsburg and Minot, ND?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from SXM to MOT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SXM
Origination airport name Princess Juliana International Airport
City Philipsburg
Country Sint Maarten
Latitude 18
Longitude -63.1

Return Airport

Destination code MOT
Destination airport name Minot International Airport
City Minot, ND
Country the United States
Latitude 48.3
Longitude -101.3


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