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Airfares from $71 One Way, $151 Round Trip from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul

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More About Flying To Minneapolis - St. Paul from Gainesville

Route Information for Flights from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul

Origin Airport IATA Code MCO
Destination Airport IATA Code MSP
Distance 1310 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Air France, Sun Country Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:01PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:19AM UTC

Flights from Gainesville to Minneapolis

Gainesville Airport Information

Whether you are a University of Florida student headed home or simply embarking on a vacation adventure, Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Gainesville. You take off from the Gainesville Regional Airport, which is served by American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. You might be tempted to fly out of one of the area's larger airports, but you would then face a 120-mile drive to the Orlando International Airport or an 80-mile drive to the Jacksonville International Airport before you even start your trip.

Airport Parking in Gainesville

The Gainesville Regional Airport has plenty of available parking just a short walk from the terminal. The short-term lot charges up to $12 per day, while the long-term lot charges $9 per day or $55 per week. There are also several off-site parking facilities that offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. Check your vacation planner with Orbitz.com before you leave to make sure you have chosen the best parking option based on the length of your trip to help you stay within your budget.

Ground Transportation in Gainesville

The Regional Transit Bus Service (RTS) is the most economical way to get to the Gainesville airport. University of Florida students can also pick up the route #25 bus on Monday through Friday. There are several taxi companies that offer transportation to the airport, but if you purchased your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant splurging on a private car service to get you to the airport in style.

Restaurants in Gainesville

The Gainesville airport has dedicated amenities to serve business and leisure travelers, including Wi-Fi and an ATM, but dining opportunities are limited. Tailwind has a full-service restaurant and bar in the public area before the security checkpoint, but within the terminal, options are more limited. There is a full-service bar in the gate area, but the only food available is grab-and-go snacks. Enjoy your trip, wherever your travels take you, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Gainesville.

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will answer all your questions about current travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when traveling by plane from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul.
Are there non-stop flights from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul?
There are no less than 4 airlines offering nonstop services from Orlando Intl. Airport to MSP. You won’t have to worry about racing to catch a connecting flight on this route! Here are a few of the carriers you can book with:

  • Delta
  • Sun Country Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul?
The fastest flight time from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul is 3 hours and 34 minutes, which gives you lots of time to enjoy a beverage or lose yourself in a gripping novel.
What airlines fly from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul most frequently?
Satisfy your wanderlust and jet off with one of the following carriers that fly most frequently from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul: Delta - (DL) with 91 flights every month Sun Country Airlines - (SY) with 56 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 21 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 8 flights every month
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 Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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