The cheapest times to fly from TRI to MSP are
- January 1st to February 25th
- April 16th to April 29th
- May 21st to June 17th
- July 9th to July 22nd
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 TRI to MSP is early November. Prices can be as high as $1239 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $295 for Tuesday flights around early November.
When to Fly to Minneapolis
Flying from Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN (TRI) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP) will usually cost between $295 to $498 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $321. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $712. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $392 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $337 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TRI to MSP flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the TRI to MSP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the TRI to MSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Bristol. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, 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 $89 (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 $312. Return trip prices are from the MSP to TRI 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 TRI to MSP can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 26 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from TRI to MSP? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport to Tri Cities Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 810 miles or 1304 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from TRI to MSP?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop TRI to MSP flight is about 2 hour 26 minutes.
How many flights go between Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN and Minneapolis, MN?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from TRI to MSP.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Tri Cities Airport|
|City||Bristol/Johnson City/Kingsport, TN|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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