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The best prices from San Diego to Minneapolis are usually found in August or October, booked 29 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Minneapolis (MSP)

SAN - MSP
Price
$196 - $307
MSP
Temperature
26.6 - 84.2 °F
MSP
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$196

From San Diego to Minneapolis

One-way from

$61

One-way flight from San Diego to Minneapolis

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 Diego to Minneapolis?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from San Diego to Minneapolis, book at least 54 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 29% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $133 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $165.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Diego to Minneapolis?

Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Diego to Minneapolis in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $54.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Minneapolis (SAN - MSP)?

It’s optimal to fly from San Diego to Minneapolis in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 32% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Minneapolis in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SAN to MSP flights for January, February
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$95pp
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$96pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$97pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Minneapolis 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Minneapolis from San Diego found for this year
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$95pp
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$96pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$97pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Non-stop flights to Minneapolis from San Diego

Save time with San Diego to Minneapolis direct flight deals
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$95pp
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 9 Feb
$117pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Delta
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$126pp
SAN
San Diego
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to Minneapolis

Late deals on round-trip flights to Minneapolis from San Diego, departing today and this week
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$110pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
29 Jan - 31 Jan
$117pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego
27 Jan - 7 Feb
$126pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Minneapolis from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Minneapolis
1:10 pm - 3:00 pm
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
23h 50m
SAN - MSP
Spirit Airlines
$61
Kiwi.com
1:10 pm - 6:40 pm
Sun Country Air
Nonstop
3h 30m
SAN - MSP
Sun Country Air
$71
mytrip.com
1:55 am - 2:18 pm
Delta
1 Stop
10h 23m
SAN - MSP
Delta
$79
Delta

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Minneapolis flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Minneapolis

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego 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 Diego 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 Diego to Minneapolis St Paul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Alaska Airlines and Delta are some airlines that have done so. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from San Diego to Minneapolis St Paul. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

Can I find flights from San Diego to Minneapolis for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Minneapolis for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Sun Country Air for just $95, but on average you can expect to pay $111.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Minneapolis for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from San Diego to Minneapolis under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from San Diego to Minneapolis is less than $171.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to Minneapolis for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to Minneapolis within the next 7 days for less than $200.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 111 users have taken a look at flights from San Diego to Minneapolis St Paul.

Does it rain more in San Diego or Minneapolis?

The rainfall in San Diego is generally less than the rainfall in Minneapolis. This will continue over the next 12 days.

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Minneapolis?

Expect the weather to be around 84 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Minneapolis is generally hotter than in San Diego.

How long is the flight from San Diego to Minneapolis?

Airlines like Sun Country Air and Delta fly from San Diego to Minneapolis in about 3h 30m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Flying on Sun Country Air is currently your cheapest option to Minneapolis, with prices starting at $95. Another option worth looking into is Delta, starting at $139 round trip. Sun Country Air is currently priced 59% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from San Diego to Minneapolis one-way?

$32 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Sun Country Air and Frontier, with prices starting from $46 and $68, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Diego to Minneapolis

Destination information for Minneapolis

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Diego to Minneapolis
Flight duration
3h 45m
Average temperature for January in Minneapolis
26.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Minneapolis
0.8 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Top 7 airlines flying from San Diego to Minneapolis

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to Minneapolis 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
$71 $191 No cancel fee 62%
Spirit Airlines
$87 $205 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$88 $215 No cancel fee 83%
United Airlines
$72 $224 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$98 $250 No cancel fee 75%
American Airlines
$107 $250 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$118 $309 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from San Diego to Minneapolis

Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 43% of SAN to MSP departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 32% of SAN to MSP departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 25% of SAN to MSP departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SAN to MSP departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from San Diego to Minneapolis
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
5 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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