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More About Flying To Minneapolis - St. Paul from Los Angeles

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul

Origin Airport IATA Code
Destination Airport IATA Code
1533 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
LATAM Airlines, Air France, Sun Country Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, ITA Airways, Korean Air, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival
11:06AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
10:01AM UTC

Traveling from Los Angeles to Minneapolis

The high concentration of Fortune 500 companies in Minneapolis, Minnesota, makes the city a frequent stop for business travelers, while the many lakes and cultural attractions entice tourists to visit as well. When traveling from Los Angeles to Minneapolis, let find you a great deal on airfare, hotels, and more.

Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles International Airport, which is located at 1 World Way and often referred to as LAX, is the primary airport servicing the region. Flights from LAX to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) are provided by multiple airlines, including US Airways, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and AirTran Airways.

Nonstop bus service to the airport is provided LAX FlyAway, which makes regularly scheduled stops in Van Nuys and Westwood and at Irvine Station and Union Station. The fare varies by location, with $25 being the maximum for a one-way trip from Irvine Station. Transportation to the airport is also available by taxi and public bus. If you prefer to drive to LAX, ample parking is available in covered parking structures and open lots. The maximum daily rates are $30 for the garage and $12 for the lot.

Coffee, light snacks, and full meals are all available at LAX, so you shouldn't have any trouble satisfying your stomach before the flight. Starbucks, La Brea Bakery, City Deli, Panda Express, Sushi Boy, Pinkberry, and Sam Adams Taste of LA are only a few of the on-site restaurants and cafes.

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Minneapolis, one of the Twin Cities, is second in line to New York for the most live theaters per capita. The city is also home to professional sports teams, which can be seen at Target Field, several museums, and the largest book arts center in the country.

Visiting the City

Passengers coming in to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport will arrive at Terminal 2 on Humphrey Drive in Minneapolis. Multiple types of transportation are available to take you to your final destination, including taxis, the public bus system, rental cars, limo services, and van and shuttle services. Taxis are waiting at the Ground Transport Center. To downtown Minneapolis, which is about 12 miles, the fare averages $38 to $49. The Light Rail Transit also runs to downtown from the airport and to the Mall of America. The cost is either $1.75 or $2.25 per adult ticket depending on the time of day.

The city experiences a wide range of temperatures, with the summers seeing highs in the 80s and the winters experiencing lows in the single digits. On average, the warmest time to visit is July, when the average temperature is 84 degrees Fahrenheit. However, the amount of precipitation is also higher during the summer. May and September are perhaps the most comfortable times to visit.

Six percent of Minneapolis is water, and multiple attractions provide visitors with breathtaking views of the many lakes and rivers. Visit the Stone Arch Bridge, a one-of-a-kind granite and limestone structure, for an excellent view of the Mississippi. To experience a blend of art and nature, check out the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. The city also features a rose garden, the Museum of Russian Art, Weisman Art Museum, Children's Theatre Company, and more, making it easy to find enjoyable activities for the whole family.

Experience the City of Lakes

Many scenic areas and multiple attractions await visitors to the City of Lakes. Whether you're traveling from Los Angeles to Minneapolis for business or pleasure, visit to book discount rates on air tickets and to learn more about making the most of your trip to this bustling northern city.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul now?
If you’re concerned about quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul?
You’re in luck — there are 3 airlines which fly nonstop between Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.). These are some of the most popular:

  • Delta
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul?
The quickest flight from John Wayne Airport to Wold–Chamberlain Field is 4 hours. Slip a few things into your hand luggage to keep you entertained, like a gripping book or a crossword puzzle.
What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul most frequently?
Consider booking a flight with Delta (DL), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 169 flights each month between Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.). Sun Country Airlines (SY) also travels from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul. It’s another reliable choice and offers 47 flights monthly.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Minneapolis - St. Paul?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Minneapolis - St. Paul have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Minneapolis - St. Paul with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Minneapolis - St. Paul without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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