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San Francisco travel tips

1) Experience the traditions of Chinatown in San Francisco

Colorful Chinatown is not only home to expats from China. Over 150 years of history, the quarter has formed its own infrastructure and has become a tourist attraction in San Francisco. Enjoy the atmosphere as you stroll along the street food stalls and Chinese lanterns.

2) Check out a San Francisco hotel featured in a Hitchcock movie

Hotel Vertigo is a hotel inspired by Hitchcock's film. The hotel building was included in the footage of the movie of the same name, which is now constantly played in the lobby.

3) Use OpenTable to book a table at one of San Francisco's restaurants

In most of the popular venues in San Francisco, you need to book a table in advance (at least a few days in advance, and sometimes even several weeks). For this, they use the OpenTable application in America.

Travelers usually depart from Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Minneapolis, MN - Hawthorne Station, Minneapolis, MN - Prospect Park, Minneapolis, MN - Mall of America, or Minneapolis, MN - Fourth Street North when they travel from Minneapolis to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf. The distance between Minneapolis and San Francisco is 2555 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, American Airlines, and Sun Country Airlines. Minneapolis and San Francisco have 341 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Alcatraz, Big Sur, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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Check-in for a flight from Minneapolis to San Francisco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Sun Country AirlinesSCXSYYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Minneapolis to San Francisco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Minneapolis and San Francisco takes around 4.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Minneapolis and San Francisco?
The flight distance between Minneapolis and San Francisco is 2555 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Minneapolis and San Francisco?
Several carriers operate flights between Minneapolis and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Sun Country Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Minneapolis?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Minneapolis and Denver, Orlando, Los Angeles, Chicago, Tampa, Mexico City, London, Phoenix, Austin, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Fort Myers, St. Louis, Sacramento, San Juan, Seattle, Barcelona, San Diego, New York, Paris.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Denver, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, Austin, London, Paris, New York, Barcelona, Rome, Orlando, Mexico City, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Houston, Dallas, Lisbon.
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, Rochester International, Mason City Municipal, St. Cloud Regional, Chippewa Valley Regional, Brainerd Lakes Regional.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
What buses and trains depart from Minneapolis?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Minneapolis, including Jefferson Lines.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Minneapolis and San Francisco?
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