Cheap flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis (SMF - MSP)

SMF — MSP
Sep 27 — Oct 41

The best prices from Sacramento Intl to Minneapolis St Paul are usually found in February or September, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Sacramento (SMF) to Minneapolis (MSP)

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

SMF - MSP

Price

$319 - $494

MSP

Temperature

15.8 - 73.4 °F

MSP

Rainfall

0.8 - 4.3 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Round-trip from$319From Sacramento Intl to Minneapolis St Paul
One-way from$132One-way flight from Sacramento Intl to Minneapolis St Paul

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Minneapolis. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sacramento to Minneapolis within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $384.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in March. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Minneapolis. Flights to Minneapolis from Sacramento in October are about $345 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $177.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis (SMF - MSP)?

It’s optimal to fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 42% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis in September, October 2022

The best prices found for SMF to MSP flights for September, October
Oct 13 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 20 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 18 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

16h 32m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sacramento to Minneapolis 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Minneapolis from Sacramento found for this year
Oct 13 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 20 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 18 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

16h 32m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Cheap Frontier flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis

Oct 13 - Oct 17
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$164

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 20 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$166

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 25 - Oct 31
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

16h 32m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

13h 59m
$168

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Cheap Spirit Airlines flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis

Oct 18 - Oct 29
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 14m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 34m
$170

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 29 - Nov 9
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

7h 14m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

14h 21m
$186

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 18 - Oct 22
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

26h 44m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 34m
$188

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/22/22

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis from Sacramento

Save time with Sacramento to Minneapolis direct flight deals
Oct 15 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 27m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$398

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 20 - Oct 23
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 30m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$418

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Oct 17 - Oct 24
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

Nonstop

3h 27m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

Nonstop

3h 58m
$438

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Last minute flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis

Late deals on return flights to Minneapolis from Sacramento, departing today and this week
Oct 1 - Oct 29
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 47m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

7h 34m
$203

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Sep 27 - Sep 29
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

20h 53m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

15h 41m
$204

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Sep 28 - Oct 1
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

17h 01m
MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

SMF

Sacramento Intl

1 stop

8h 22m
$209

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

One-way flights to Minneapolis from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis
Nov 3
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
$80

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/21/22

Oct 13
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 42m
$81

Frontier

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/19/22

Oct 5
SMF

Sacramento Intl

MSP

Minneapolis St Paul

1 stop

6h 47m
$83

Spirit Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/20/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sacramento to Minneapolis flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

You will need to book a flight from Sacramento Intl to Minneapolis St Paul if you want to fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis. At least 7 different airlines have flights from Sacramento Intl (SMF) to Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) on a regular basis. There are 4 flights to Minneapolis from the Sacramento airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from SMF to MSP to be around 3h 19m.

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

Delta, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Frontier for just $164, but on average you can expect to pay $180.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sacramento to Minneapolis is less than $534.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this Sacramento to Minneapolis flight route?

This flight path from Sacramento Intl to Minneapolis St Paul was viewed by 22 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

On average, you can expect to see 2 flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis a day.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

Airlines like Frontier and Spirit Airlines fly from Sacramento to Minneapolis in about 6h 42m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 32m. Airlines will cover a distance of 1522 mi. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to Minneapolis round-trip?

Frontier, at $164, was found to be the cheapest airline from Sacramento to Minneapolis. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Spirit Airlines. Frontier is currently priced 59% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

Consider Air France (100%), Delta (95%) or Virgin Atlantic (92%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Sacramento to Minneapolis.

What are the cheapest flights from Sacramento to Minneapolis?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $84. While the most popular route (Sacramento Intl - Minneapolis St Paul) can be booked for $170 on average our data indicates $655 when flying from Sacramento to Minneapolis.

Alternative routes for Sacramento to Minneapolis

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

Top 7 airlines flying from Sacramento to Minneapolis

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Minneapolis choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Juneyao AirlinesCheapest$15Average$23FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Spirit AirlinesCheapest$108Average$302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time65%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$136Average$502FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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FrontierCheapest$160Average$184FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$192Average$568FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$203Average$535FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$318Average$507FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Sacramento to Minneapolis

See what time of day planes typically take off from Sacramento to Minneapolis
69%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
0%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
31%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Sacramento to Minneapolis

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Sacramento to Minneapolis
Sunday6daily flights
Monday5daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday6daily flights
Thursday3daily flights
Friday6daily flights
Saturday3daily flights