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Fares from $45 One Way, $90 Round Trip from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul

Prices starting at $90 for return flights and $45 for one-way flights to Minneapolis - St. Paul were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodeMSP
Distance1586 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Sun Country Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival7:51PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:34AM UTC

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Sep 22, 2019

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Aug 26, 2018

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Flights from San Jose to Minneapolis

San Jose, CA, Airport Information

San Jose, CA, is home to nearly one million people, a large city population that's serviced by its own international airport, providing regular flights from San Jose to international and domestic destinations. The Norman Y. Mineta Memorial San Jose International Airport is only two miles from the downtown area at the intersections of U.S. Route 101, Interstate 880 and State Route 87. The primary airlines operating from the airport are Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Reservations for you airline ticket on these or other airlines serving the airport can be made through Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

Parking at Mineta San Jose International Airport is available at three hourly and three daily lots, one of which offers economy service. The hourly lots are interspersed around the terminal area for easy access, costing $2 for 30 minutes and $30 per day flat rates. The daily lots offer parking deals with discounted parking fees of $22 a day for the regular daily lots and $15 for the economy lot, which is further away from the terminals. Disabled parking is available in front of both terminals for a $2 rate for 30 minutes and $15 for a daily charge.

Transportation From the Airport

Several methods of travel are available for passengers to make their way from anywhere in the city to the airport. Several hotels in the area offer courtesy shuttle transportation for patrons. Public bus transportation is available from the Valley Transportation Authority, and metered taxi service is also available from anywhere in the area, with the downtown-to-airport fare costing approximately $15 to $18.

Breakfast Before Departing

A quick meal can be eaten at the airport before departure in one of the many restaurants available in the concourse. Only ticketed passengers are allowed in the area containing the restaurants. Coffee and pastries are served at the Euro Café near the baggage claim area, while Starbucks can provide sandwiches as well, to get you quickly to the available flights from San Jose. If you have a bit more time to stop off on the way to the airport, try a sit-down breakfast at Café San Jose on Meridian Ave. or at Bill's Cafe on Willow St.

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

The Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is located on Humphrey Drive, approximately 12 miles from downtown Minneapolis. The airport operates two terminals and has hubs for 13 different airlines, including Air Canada, Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines. When you book cheap flights to Minneapolis on Orbitz.com, the website searches flights on all of the airlines to find you the cheapest tickets.

Transportation From the Airport

Taxi service is available at both terminals. Cab fares from the airport to downtown Minneapolis range from $38 to $49. Train service also runs from the airport to downtown Minneapolis every 10 minutes. Traveling by train will cost you $2.25 during rush hour and $1.75 the rest of the day. Orbitz.com can also reserve a rental car for you to pick up at the airport.

Weather in Minneapolis

Weather in Minneapolis varies by season. During the summer months, the average temperature is 73° F, while the average temperature in winter months is 13° F. Weather determines the city's peak travel time. Most people visit Minneapolis during the summer to avoid the cold snowy winter weather. You'll find decent weather and save money by booking your flight with Orbitz.com during the spring and fall.

Highlights and Attractions

Many people visit Minneapolis to shop. The city is home to the Mall of America and has a multitude of shopping venues downtown. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights to Minneapolis; the website also has all the information you need to plan your entire itinerary.

Flights from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul?

Yep, your full-of-fun getaway is just a single flight away. Fantastic news, isn't it? Book your favorite seat aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly direct from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.). Top picks include:

  • Delta Air Lines
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • United Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul?

The shortest flight time from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.) is 3 hours and 22 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to enjoy a beverage or get swept up in a good movie.

What airlines fly from Silicon Valley to Minneapolis - St. Paul (and vicinity) most frequently?

Delta (DL) is one of the carriers with the most flights from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Minneapolis, MN Airport (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.). It offers 136 flights on this route each month. Taking a vacation is one of life's biggest pleasures, and this airline will get you where you need to go. Also check out the great fares from United Airlines (UA). Offering 47 flights every month between Silicon Valley and Minneapolis - St. Paul (and vicinity), they'll ensure your journey is just as delightful as the destination.

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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.