Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. (MSP - WAS)

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The best prices from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington, D.C. are usually found in August or July, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Minneapolis (MSP) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

All the information you need to plan the best MSP to WAS flight in 2022: compare Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Washington, D.C..
MSP - WAS
Price
$103 - $241
WAS
Temperature
35.6 - 80.6 °F
WAS
Rainfall
2.6 - 4 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 St Paul to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

One-way from

$101

One-way flight from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. (MSP - WAS)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 2% on flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Users have found that flying from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C.?

Find a great deal and save up to 44% by booking at least 28 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 Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $244.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis. Prices for August average $211 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $84. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June. Opting for a August flight can save you 14% on your journey compared to booking in June

Cheap flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. in May, June 2022

The best prices found for MSP to WAS flights for May, June
8 Jun - 11 Jun
$166pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
4 Jun - 11 Jun
$168pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
9 Jun - 11 Jun
$190pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Minneapolis St Paul to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis found for this year
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$117pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
16 Sep - 22 Sep
$120pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$121pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Non-stop flights to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis

Save time with Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. direct flight deals
8 Sep - 11 Sep
$117pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
16 Sep - 22 Sep
$120pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
29 Sep - 2 Oct
$121pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Sun Country Air
Non-Stop
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

Last minute flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on round-trip flights to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis, departing today and this week
2 Jun - 6 Jun
$224pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
29 May - 11 Jun
$230pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
2 Jun - 5 Jun
$233pp
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis

The cheapest one-way flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.
12:24 pm - 12:09 pm
Allegiant Air
1 Stop
22h 45m
MSP - BWI
Allegiant Air
$101
Kiwi.com
10:29 am - 1:54 pm
Delta
Nonstop
2h 25m
MSP - DCA
Delta
$109
Delta
3:45 am - 7:06 am
Sun Country Air
Nonstop
2h 21m
MSP - BWI
Sun Country Air
$114
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Minneapolis</span> to <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Located just 7.3 mi from the city center, Minneapolis St Paul is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis. Booking flights from Minneapolis St Paul (MSP) to Washington, D.C. should be relatively easy as there are 29 daily outbound flights to Washington, D.C. from 10 different airlines.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington, D.C. have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, Sun Country Air, and American 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 Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Sun Country Air for just $117, but on average you can expect to pay $138.

Are there nonstop flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. is less than $146.

Are there last-minute flights available from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. for under $300?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday.

How many flights depart from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. on average per day?

5 flight departures from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. per day on average.
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 20% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 80% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

For as low as $117, Sun Country Air can have you in Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis in 2h 29m. The distance between Minneapolis and Washington, D.C. is about 911 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. round-trip?

Currently priced at $117, Sun Country Air will fly you from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. and back. In addition to Sun Country Air, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Spirit Airlines for as low as $167. These flights start at 44% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Sun Country Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $56. However, be on the lookout for offers from Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

The most popular route from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. is Minneapolis St Paul - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl. You may also consider Minneapolis St Paul - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National or Minneapolis St Paul - Baltimore/Washington.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C..

What are the cheapest flights from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.? While on average our users pay $329, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $149. The most popular route (Minneapolis St Paul - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl), is priced around $218.

What are the most reliable airlines from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. are Mesa Airlines (100%), Scandinavian Airlines (84%) and Brussels Airlines (84%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Washington, D.C., DC

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Washington, D.C. from Minneapolis?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Washington, D.C. within the United States

Most visitors from Minneapolis St Paul need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Washington, D.C..

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Minneapolis St Paul are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

Do I need a test to fly back to Minneapolis from Washington, D.C.?

Returning to Minneapolis St Paul from Washington, D.C.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Minneapolis St Paul.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. are not required to quarantine after entering Minneapolis St Paul.

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Destination information for Washington, D.C.

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C..
Flight duration from MSP to Washington, D.C.
2h 33m
Average temperature for May in Washington, D.C.
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Washington, D.C.
4.1 ″

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Top 7 airlines flying from Minneapolis St Paul to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C. 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
Juneyao Airlines
$10 $22 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Frontier
$71 $197 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$93 $249 No cancel fee 83%
United Airlines
$100 $293 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$102 $319 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$132 $273 No cancel fee N/A
Alaska Airlines
$227 $436 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.

See what time of day planes typically take off from Minneapolis towards Washington, D.C..
Morning 6 AM to noon 38% of MSP to WAS departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 33% 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
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C.
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Minneapolis to Washington, D.C..
Sunday
32 daily flights
Monday
33 daily flights
Tuesday
25 daily flights
Wednesday
29 daily flights
Thursday
26 daily flights
Friday
32 daily flights
Saturday
27 daily flights
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