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Airfares from $30 One Way, $60 Round Trip from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul

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The Chambers Hotel
Element Minneapolis Downtown
Hilton Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport
MOXY Minneapolis Uptown
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Hyatt Place Minneapolis/Eden Prairie
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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 QLA
Destination Airport IATA Code MSP
Distance 1533 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Air France, Sun Country Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, Aeromexico, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 11:28AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:00AM UTC

Flights Review

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 Orbitz.com 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 Orbitz.com to book discount rates on air tickets and to learn more about making the most of your trip to this bustling northern city.

Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul now?

If you're baffled about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

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

Delta and Sun Country Airlines operate direct flights from LAX to MSP, which means you won't need to worry about switching planes or waiting around during a stopover.

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

The shortest flight from Orange County, CA Airport (SNA-John Wayne) to Wold–Chamberlain Field is 4 hours and 8 minutes. Slip a few things into your carry-on to help pass the time, like that new best-seller or your travel journal.

What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Minneapolis - St. Paul most frequently?

Delta (DL) operates 152 flights each month between LAX to Wold–Chamberlain Field. Your next big adventure is just a few clicks away. Alternatively, book your favorite window (or aisle) seat with Sun Country Airlines (SY). You'll have 65 monthly flights between Los Angeles and Minneapolis - St. Paul to take your pick of with this carrier.

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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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