Minneapolis is known for its many lakes and parks, and the Mississippi River that bisects the city. During your stay, in addition to enjoying the outdoor greenery, there are many museums and art galleries to explore, plus you can take care of any shopping itch at the famous Mall of America.
The MSP airport to downtown Minneapolis distance is just about 19 km (12 miles), and you can make the journey by taxi or metro. With an airport taxi, it takes around 20 to 40 minutes to reach downtown depending on traffic, whilst the fare is estimated to cost $39 (€37) to $49 (€46.50). The Blue Line Metro picks up passengers from both Terminals 1 and 2, and the trip takes around 30 minutes. A single adult ticket for the metro costs $2 (€1.90) or $2.50 (€2.38) during rush hours.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Minneapolis at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.