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Fares from $40 One Way, $88 Round Trip from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul

Prices starting at $88 for return flights and $40 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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Flights from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul - Frequently Asked Questions

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

While you can't fly nonstop from Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional) to Minneapolis, MN (MSP-Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl.), there are a number of carriers that operate on this route with just a single stopover. Why not check if American Airlines or Delta Air Lines have flights that match your travel plans? If not, take a look at Aeromexico.

What is the shortest flight from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul?

The shortest flight time from Gainesville to Minneapolis - St. Paul is around 3 hours and 40 minutes. Order a wine from the cabin crew, go over your travel itinerary or finish that podcast — you'll have the time on this medium-haul journey.

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

Origin Airport IATA CodeMCO
Destination Airport IATA CodeMSP
Distance1310 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesSun Country Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival6:20PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:43PM UTC

Flights Review

Mar 14, 2020

was disappointed flight was late- but glad we were able to depart earlier than was was told

Mar 11, 2020

Good job.

Feb 29, 2020

Has more legroom than Delta

Feb 20, 2020

Appreciated the free snacks and Diet Coke!

Jan 31, 2020

Easy loading. Good fare.

Jan 26, 2020

A plus was the Sun Country flight staff helped with a problem with the seat cushion. A negative was that Enterprise did not know we paid additional fee for collision insurance.

Dec 28, 2019

amazing from A to Z. Thank you!!! Happy holidays

Dec 14, 2019

A few empty seats. Nice.

Dec 9, 2019

In flight entertainment didn’t really work

Nov 15, 2019

I will continue flying Delta as much as i can, loved the service thank you

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.

^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.