Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles (MSP - LAX)

MSP — LAX
May 30 — Jun 61

The best prices from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles are usually found in August or July, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

All the information you need to plan the best MSP to LAX flight in 2022: compare Minneapolis to Los Angeles flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Los Angeles.

MSP - LAX

Price

$92 - $289

LAX

Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

LAX

Rainfall

0 - 3.4 inches

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 52% potential price drop
Average price$189Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$92From Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles are found to be more expensive on Tuesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Los Angeles.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Users have found that booking a flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles at least 18 days early can save you up to 17% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 18 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for as little as $185 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $225 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Los Angeles from Minneapolis. Users have commonly found prices around $190 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $62. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles (MSP - LAX)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 17% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSP to LAX flights for May, June
Jun 23 - Sep 22
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$211

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 23 - Sep 22
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$213

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 23 - Sep 22
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$214

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/24/22

Minneapolis to Los Angeles 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Los Angeles from Minneapolis found for this year
Sep 3 - Sep 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$154

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 9 - Sep 12
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$155

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 20 - Sep 23
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$156

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/23/22

Cheap Sun Country Air flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

Sep 3 - Sep 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$154

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 9 - Sep 12
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$155

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 3 - Sep 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$156

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/24/22

Non-stop flights to Los Angeles from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to Los Angeles direct flight deals
Sep 3 - Sep 9
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$154

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 9 - Sep 12
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 57m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$155

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 20 - Sep 23
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 33m
$156

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/23/22

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

Late deals on return flights to Los Angeles from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
Jun 3 - Jun 6
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

5h 47m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 45m
$257

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Jun 4 - Jun 10
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 25m
$267

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 2 - Jun 6
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 53m
LAX

Los Angeles

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

8h 07m
$269

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

One-way flights to Los Angeles from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles
Sep 16
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 57m
$75

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/23/22

Sep 21
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 58m
$77

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/23/22

Oct 2
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

3h 57m
$79

Sun Country Air

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Deal found 5/24/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Minneapolis to Los Angeles flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Booking a flight from Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) to Los Angeles (LAX) is your only option if you wish to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles. On a typical day, there are 13 flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles, all of which are around 3h 51m for a nonstop flight. You can also purchase a plane ticket from 10 airlines when you book a flight from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles.

Which airlines flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Sun Country Air, Delta, and Spirit Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Sun Country Air for just $154, but on average you can expect to pay $164.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles is less than $164.

Are there last-minute flights available from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Minneapolis to Los Angeles flight route?

Flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Los Angeles have been viewed 370 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Minneapolis to Los Angeles on average per day?

Travelers can expect 10 flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 20% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 40% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

A quick flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles can take about 3h 58m. Sun Country Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $154. Minneapolis and Los Angeles are separated by a distance of 1541 mi. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles round-trip?

Currently priced at $154, Sun Country Air will fly you from Minneapolis to Los Angeles and back. In addition to Sun Country Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Sun Country Air is 19% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

The most popular airlines flying from Minneapolis to Los Angeles are Endeavor Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

Consider Korean Air (84%), Delta (75%) or Spirit Airlines (75%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Minneapolis to Los Angeles.

What are the cheapest flights from Minneapolis to Los Angeles?

While on average a flight from Minneapolis to Los Angeles is generally $664, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $96. When looking at the most popular route, (Minneapolis St Paul - Los Angeles), you can expect to pay $154 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Minneapolis to Los Angeles

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Top 5 airlines flying from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minneapolis to Los Angeles choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$12Average$21FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Allegiant AirCheapest$54Average$138FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time88%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$59Average$163FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$85Average$187FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$88Average$211FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minneapolis to Los Angeles
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
30%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
34%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
35%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Minneapolis to Los Angeles

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Minneapolis to Los Angeles
Sunday10daily flights
Monday20daily flights
Tuesday17daily flights
Wednesday8daily flights
Thursday16daily flights
Friday13daily flights
Saturday8daily flights