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The best prices from Minneapolis to San Francisco are usually found in September or October, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Minneapolis (MSP) to San Francisco (SFO)

MSP - SFO
Price
$187 - $329
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in February High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest in September Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop
Round-trip from $187 From Minneapolis to San Francisco
One-way from $118 One-way flight from Minneapolis to San Francisco
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 Minneapolis to San Francisco?

Users have found that flying from Minneapolis to San Francisco on a Saturday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Minneapolis to San Francisco, book at least 44 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $117 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $137.

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

February is one of the best times of the year to fly to San Francisco from Minneapolis. Prices for February average $121 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $61. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a February flight can save you 8% on your journey compared to booking in February

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to San Francisco in July, August 2020

The best prices found for MSP to SFO flights for July, August
5 Jul - 7 Jul
$153pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
13 Jul - 18 Jul
$154pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
8 Jul - 11 Jul
$156pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Minneapolis found for this year
9 Aug - 9 Aug
$152pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Jul - 7 Jul
$153pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
13 Jul - 18 Jul
$154pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to San Francisco direct flight deals
9 Aug - 9 Aug
$152pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
5 Jul - 7 Jul
$153pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
13 Jul - 18 Jul
$154pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 28 Jun
$156pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
28 Jun - 6 Jul
$157pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
28 Jun - 29 Jun
$168pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
SFO
San Francisco
SFO
San Francisco
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to San Francisco from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to San Francisco
4:55 am - 11:29 am
Korean Air
1 Stop
8h 34m
MSP - SFO
Korean Air
$118
Ovago
4:45 pm - 6:52 pm
Sun Country Air
Nonstop
4h 07m
MSP - SFO
Sun Country Air
$140
Kiwi.com
2:59 am - 8:35 am
Delta
1 Stop
7h 36m
MSP - SFO
Delta
$143
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis to San Francisco

Are flight prices decreasing from Minneapolis to San Francisco 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 Minneapolis and San Francisco 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to San Francisco for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Sun Country Air for just $152, but on average you can expect to pay $163.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to San Francisco under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to San Francisco is less than $179.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

The Minneapolis St Paul to San Francisco flight path was viewed by 218 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

While browsing flights check up on current rates for Delta Air Lines, Inc.. Delta Air Lines, Inc. offers the cheapest flight to Minneapolis to San Francisco. Flight availability can sometimes range however expect there to be 129 flights on average per day.

Does it rain more in Minneapolis or San Francisco?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Minneapolis is roughly greater than that of San Francisco. You can assume this to be the case over the next 15 days.

Is Minneapolis weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Temperatures around the 84 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in San Francisco is colder than in Minneapolis. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

Alternative routes for Minneapolis to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Minneapolis to San Francisco
Flight duration
3h 52m
Average temperature for July in San Francisco
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in San Francisco
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Airports servicing San Francisco

Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to San Francisco

Morning 6 AM to noon 63% of MSP to SFO departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 33% of MSP to SFO departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of MSP to SFO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MSP to SFO departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Minneapolis to San Francisco
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
7 daily flights
Tuesday
7 daily flights
Wednesday
7 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
7 daily flights
Saturday
7 daily flights