Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Washington (MSP - WAS)

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The best prices from Minneapolis to Washington are usually found in August or July, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Minneapolis (MSP) to Washington (WAS)

MSP - WAS
Price
$103 - $241
WAS
Temperature
48.2 - 89.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.4 - 4.2 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 13% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 51% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$103

From Minneapolis to Washington

One-way from

$55

One-way flight from Minneapolis to Washington

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 Washington?

Saturday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Minneapolis to Washington. 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 Washington.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 43 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Minneapolis to Washington compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 43 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $262. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $293.

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

Flights from Minneapolis to Washington lean towards being more expensive in June. Prices are generally better when you fly from Minneapolis to Washington in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $90.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis to Washington (MSP - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Minneapolis to Washington in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 22% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Washington in February, March 2021

23 Mar - 25 Mar
$79pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
15 Mar - 25 Mar
$88pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
16 Mar - 23 Mar
$88pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Frontier
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
DCA
Washington Reagan-National
Frontier
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis to Washington 2021 flight deals

3 May - 4 May
$72pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
10 May - 17 May
$75pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
6 May - 10 May
$76pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to Washington from Minneapolis

10 May - 14 May
$72pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
10 May - 17 May
$75pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
6 May - 10 May
$76pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Washington

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$121pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
4 Mar - 7 Mar
$136pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
1 Mar - 4 Mar
$138pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Washington from Minneapolis

5:05 am - 5:59 pm
Frontier
1 Stop
11h 54m
MSP - DCA
Frontier
$55
CheapFlights
2:59 pm - 3:07 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
35h 08m
MSP - BWI
Multiple Airlines
$69
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis to Washington

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

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Washington for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $72, but on average you can expect to pay $85.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Washington under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Washington is less than $104.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Minneapolis to Washington?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

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

On average, you can expect to see 5 flights from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington a day.
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 100% of flight departures

Is Minneapolis weather warmer or cooler than Washington?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in July. The weather in Washington is generally hotter than Minneapolis'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 Minneapolis to Washington?

A quick flight from Minneapolis to Washington can take about 2h 18m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $72. The distance from Minneapolis to Washington is about 911 mi. Generally, flights for this route are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Minneapolis to Washington is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $72 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Sun Country Air and Frontier, starting at $75 and $88 round-trip. Users have found that Spirit Airlines is 65% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

$37 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 Frontier, with prices from $38.

Destination information for Washington

Flight duration
2h 31m
Average temperature for February in Washington
50.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Washington
2.4 ″

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Top 7 airlines flying from Minneapolis to Washington

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$56 $139 No cancel fee 65%
Sun Country Air
$58 $167 No cancel fee 83%
Frontier
$71 $200 No cancel fee 62%
JetBlue
$97 $208 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$82 $225 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$88 $252 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$82 $259 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Washington

Morning 6 AM to noon 37% of MSP to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 34% of MSP to WAS departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 28% of MSP to WAS departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of MSP to WAS departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from Minneapolis to Washington
Sunday
15 daily flights
Monday
15 daily flights
Tuesday
10 daily flights
Wednesday
13 daily flights
Thursday
15 daily flights
Friday
14 daily flights
Saturday
11 daily flights
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