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Tips to know when travelling to Minneapolis

Travelers usually depart from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Cincinnati, OH - Greyhound Station, Cincinnati- Union Terminal, Cincinnati Municipal Lunken, or Cincinnati, OH - University Of Cincinnati (e) Greyhound station when they travel from Cincinnati to Minneapolis. Book your trip to arrive at Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Minneapolis, MN - Hawthorne Station, Minneapolis, MN - Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN - Mall of America, or Minneapolis, MN - Fourth Street North. The distance between Cincinnati and Minneapolis is 959 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and Sun Country Airlines. Cincinnati and Minneapolis have 239 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Sun Country AirlinesSCXSYYesNo

Minneapolis travel tips

1) Explore the Chain of Lakes Regional Park by bike in Minneapolis

It is better to explore the Chain of Lakes Regional Park in Minneapolis by bike. It has five different shorelines connected by bike trails and green space. If you visit this place in winter, bear in mind it hosts the best cross-country ski trails in the city.

2) Are you brave enough to overcome the Superior Hiking Trail in Minneapolis?

The Superior Hiking Trail in Minneapolis is a 498-kilometre trail that follows the rocky ridgeline above Lake Superior. There are parking lots and stops every eight kilometres. So, you can choose an appropriate place to start and finish your way. Wonderful views are everywhere there.

3) See the location of the Purple Rain film in Minneapolis

If you want to have a great night, head to the First Avenue nightclub at 701 First Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. Drinks are relatively expensive here; you can have a few drinks at the nearby O'Donovan's Irish Pub and come to dance here. This nightclub also appeared in the famous Purple Rain film, 1984.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cincinnati to Minneapolis?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cincinnati and Minneapolis takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cincinnati and Minneapolis?
The flight distance between Cincinnati and Minneapolis is 959 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cincinnati and Minneapolis?
Several carriers operate flights between Cincinnati and Minneapolis. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cincinnati?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cincinnati and Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, New York, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, San Diego, New Orleans, Phoenix, San Francisco, San Juan, Austin, Jacksonville, Sarasota, Fort Myers, London, Tampa, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Portland.
What are the most popular routes to and from Minneapolis?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Minneapolis and Denver, Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Austin, San Francisco, Mexico City, Phoenix, Tampa, San Diego, St. Louis, Washington, D.C., Sacramento, Seattle, London, New York, Atlanta, Las Vegas, Portland.
Which airports are there in Cincinnati?
Cincinnati is mainly served by Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International. But there are other airports nearby, including Cincinnati Municipal Lunken.
What airports are near Cincinnati?
The main airport in Cincinnati is Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International. It is also served by Indianapolis International, John Glenn Columbus International, Louisville International, Blue Grass, Rickenbacker International, Fort Wayne International, Dayton International, Tri-State, Monroe County.
What airports are near Minneapolis?
The main airport in Minneapolis is Minneapolis–Saint Paul International. It is also served by Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Duluth International, La Crosse Regional, St. Cloud Regional, Mason City Municipal, Chippewa Valley Regional, Rochester International, Brainerd Lakes Regional.
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