Selected fares from Minneapolis - St. Paul to Istanbul

Flights from Minneapolis

Airports in Minneapolis

The city of Minneapolis is served by the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. The airport is situated to the southeast of the city. Several domestic airlines and three international airlines serve the airport. Travelers looking for cheap flights from Minneapolis can search for flights from several airlines at once on Orbitz.com, including Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and US Airways. Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport is a joint military-civilian airport. The airport is situated approximately 10 miles from both downtown Saint Paul and downtown Minneapolis.

Parking at Minneapolis Airport

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport offers a variety of parking options. Covered parking is available for visits lasting more than nine hours at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $22. Value parking is also available at a rate of $8 for the first hour and a daily maximum charge of $16. For visits less than nine hours, short-term parking is available at a rate of $5 for the first hour and up to a maximum of $36 a day.

Transportation at the Minneapolis Airport

Travelers departing from the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport can take advantage of a range of transportation services, including car rental companies, van and shuttle services, and taxi services. Public transportation is also available through the Metro Transit. The public bus service serves the Twin Cities metro area. Taxi service is available to and from the airport. Fares average between $38 and $49 for trips to and from downtown Minneapolis. Fares from downtown St. Paul range between $30 and $37.

Restaurants at the Minneapolis Airport

Several dining options are available at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, making it easy for travelers to enjoy breakfast and a cup of coffee or a quick snack prior to boarding their flight. Restaurant options include A&W, Burger King, Caribou Coffee, Dunn Bros Coffee, Einstein Bros. Bagels, French Meadow Bakery Cafe, La Brea Bakery Café and Starbucks Coffee. By searching for multiple airlines at once on Orbitz.com, it is easy to find cheap flights from Minneapolis.

Flights to Istanbul

Istanbul Area Airports

Orbitz.com offers cheap flights to Istanbul and vacation packages that let you explore this fascinating city, which spans two separate continents. The main airport for the city, Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, is located on the European side of the city, about 24 kilometers from the downtown area. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is on the Asian side of Istanbul, about 35 kilometers southeast of the city center. Istanbul Atatürk International Airport handles flights from over 70 airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air France. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport serves over 30 airlines, including Sky Airlines, EasyJet, Turkish Airlines, and SunExpress.

Getting to the Airport

From Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, arriving visitors can opt to take the metro train or sea bus into Istanbul. The Sabiha Gokcen airport shuttle makes regular trips from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport to various points within the city, and it costs 10 euro per person. Visitors can also get into the city from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport via sea bus or public bus. Both airports are also accessible via taxi.

Weather Conditions in Istanbul

In the summer, high temperatures average around 82 degrees Fahrenheit in June and July and drop to lows of around 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Rain is uncommon in the summer, although the humidity remains high during the summer months. Winters are often cold and snowy. In January, temperatures average between 37 to 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to be mild, and the bargain prices offered during these seasons make them ideal for a visit.

Vacationing in Istanbul

Take in a bit of history with a visit to Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, or one of the many Ottoman mosques scattered throughout the city. Archaeology museums are another popular attraction, or you can get tickets for a cruise on the Bosphorus to get a view of the city from the water. Once you know the sights you want to see in Turkey, check out Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Istanbul at any time of the year.

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Hotels in Istanbul

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CVK Park Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul
CVK Park Bosphorus Hotel Istanbul
Gümüssuyu Mah. Inönü Cad. No:8, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (8 reviews)

This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located on the Strip, within 1 mi (2 km) of Istiklal Avenue, Taksim Square, and Dolmabahce Palace. Galata Tower and Spice ...

$160

$160
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel & Conference Center
Silahsor Cad. No: 42 Bomonti Sisli, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (9 reviews)

This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the business district, within 2 mi (3 km) of Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Centre and Taksim ...

$80

$80
White House Hotel Istanbul
White House Hotel Istanbul
Alemdar Mah Catalcesme Sok No:21, Istanbul
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Sultanahmet, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Cagaloglu Hamami, Basilica Cistern, and Hagia Sophia. Hippodrome and Blue Mosque are also within ...

$69

$69
Grand Hyatt Istanbul
Grand Hyatt Istanbul
Harbiye Mah. Taskisla Caddesi No.1, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Located in Taksim, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Istanbul Congress Center and Taksim Square. Dolmabahce Palace and Galata Tower are also within ...

$112

$112
Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus
Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus
Cumhuriyet Caddesi, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (10 reviews)

Situated downtown, Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus is a 25-minute drive from Ataturk Airport. Guests can walk 15 minutes to Taksim Square, the city's hub, or drive ...

$97

$97
Niles Hotel Istanbul - Special Class
Niles Hotel Istanbul - Special Class
Ordu Caddesi Dibekli Cami Sokak No: 13, Istanbul
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (14 reviews)

Niles Hotel Istanbul - Special Class is a 7-minute walk from the Grand Bazaar, and 10 minutes from Sultan Ahmed Mosque, popularly known as the Blue Mosque. Guests ...

$55

$55
Istanbul Gonen Hotel
Istanbul Gonen Hotel
Degirmenbahce Caddesi No:15, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (2 reviews)

This family-friendly Istanbul hotel is located in the business district, within 3 mi (5 km) of ArmoniPark Outlet Center and Istanbul Aydın University. Mall of ...

$60

$60
Doubletree By Hilton Istanbul Old Town
Doubletree By Hilton Istanbul Old Town
Ordu Cad No:31, Beyazit, Istanbul
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (3 reviews)

Located in the heart of Istanbul, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Grand Bazaar and Cemberlitas Bath. Hippodrome and Basilica Cistern are also ...

$85

$85
Hotel Blue Istanbul
Hotel Blue Istanbul
Binbirdirek Mahallesi, Istanbul
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Sultanahmet, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Sokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque and Hippodrome. Grand Bazaar and Basilica Cistern are also ...

$21

$21

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