Cheap flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (SFO - MSP)

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The best prices from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl are usually found in August or October, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Francisco (SFO) to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (MSP)

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to MSP flight in 2021: compare San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Minneapolis-St Paul Intl.
SFO - MSP
Price
$166 - $387
MSP
Temperature
26.6 - 84.2 °F
MSP
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$166

From San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

One-way from

$93

One-way flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 27% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 29% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 54 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $133, or $165 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl from San Francisco. Prices for August average $144 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $54. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of March. Opting for a August flight can save you 34% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl (SFO - MSP)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 29% on flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SFO to MSP flights for May, June
18 May - 25 May
$150pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 25 May
$161pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 May - 25 May
$162pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl from San Francisco found for this year
18 May - 25 May
$150pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 25 May
$161pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 May - 25 May
$162pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl from San Francisco

Save time with San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl direct flight deals
29 May - 31 May
$169pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
25 Jun - 14 Jul
$172pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
14 Jun - 18 Jun
$173pp
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

Late deals on round-trip flights to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl from San Francisco, departing today and this week
18 May - 25 May
$150pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
19 May - 25 May
$161pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco
22 May - 25 May
$162pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SFO
San Francisco

One-way flights to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl
8:30 pm - 2:09 am
Delta
Nonstop
3h 39m
SFO - MSP
Delta
$93
Delta
9:09 am - 7:28 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
20h 19m
SFO - MSP
Multiple Airlines
$105
Kiwi.com
8:49 pm - 5:11 am
Frontier
1 Stop
6h 22m
SFO - MSP
Frontier
$107
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">San Francisco</span> to <span class="emphasized">Minneapolis-St Paul Intl</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

Are flight prices decreasing from San Francisco to Minneapolis due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both San Francisco and Minneapolis for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from San Francisco to Minneapolis St Paul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis St Paul include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from San Francisco to Minneapolis St Paul have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Sun Country Air, Delta, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Sun Country Air with this kind of flexibility.

What airports do I use to fly from San Francisco to Minneapolis?

To fly from San Francisco to Minneapolis, you need to book a flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Minneapolis St Paul (MSP). Nonstop flights to Minneapolis St Paul from San Francisco take 3h 34m on average. When it comes time to book airfare, you have a few options: there are 3 outbound flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis St Paul offered by 9 different airlines.

Can I find flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $150, but on average you can expect to pay $176.

Are there nonstop flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl is less than $183.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis St Paul have been viewed 190 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in San Francisco or Minneapolis?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in San Francisco is roughly less than Minneapolis. You can assume this to be the case over the next 7 days.

Is San Francisco weather warmer or cooler than Minneapolis?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 84 °F range in July. The weather in Minneapolis is generally hotter than San Francisco's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl?

A quick flight from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl can take about 3h 34m. Sun Country Air provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $175. Most flights are nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl round-trip from $169. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Frontier, from $173, and Delta, from $185. Sun Country Air is 30% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $68 on Frontier. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Sun Country Air from $84 and Delta from $93 one-way.

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl.
Flight duration
3h 55m
Average temperature for May in Minneapolis-St Paul Intl
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Minneapolis-St Paul Intl
3.6 ″

Airports servicing San Francisco

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Top 7 airlines flying from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$88 $200 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$88 $236 No cancel fee 83%
Spirit Airlines
$108 $236 No cancel fee 65%
Alaska Airlines
$130 $293 No cancel fee 75%
United Airlines
$118 $298 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$128 $314 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$118 $330 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl

See what time of day planes typically take off from San Francisco towards Minneapolis-St Paul Intl.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 56% of SFO to MSP departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 26% of SFO to MSP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 18% of SFO to MSP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SFO to MSP departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from San Francisco to Minneapolis-St Paul Intl.
Sunday
5 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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