Minneapolis-Saint Paul airport (MSP)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Minneapolis-Saint Paul airport (MSP)

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport, opened in 1921, serves Hennepin County, in the state of Minnesota, and the neighbouring states of Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. It is one of the busiest in the country, with domestic and international flights to Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, Europe and the Far East.

Official Website: mspairport.com
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminal 1-Lindbergh and Terminal 2-Humphrey. Open 24 hours a day and connected through a free train (LRT) that operates every 10-15 minutes.
Annual passenger traffic: 39.6 million passengers went through it in 2019.
Tel: +1 612 726 5555. Information desk on level T of Terminal 1, available from 6:00 am to 0:00 am. Traveller's assistance office near the entrance to concourse D, open between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm (Tel +1 612 726 5500).


The airport is located 16 km (10 miles) to the south of Minneapolis and 19 km (12 miles) southwest from Saint Paul.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental desks are situated on levels 2 and 3 between the Red and Blue parking ramps and on the ground floor of the Purple parking garage.

Alamo (Tel +1 800 327 9633 - 24 hours a day)
Avis (Tel +1 800 831 2847 - 6:00 am to 2:00 am)
Budget (Tel +1 800 527 0700 - 6:00 am to 2:00 am)
Dollar (Tel +1 800 800 4000 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Enterprise (Tel +1 800 325 8007 - 6:00 am to 11:30 pm)
Hertz (Tel +1 800 654 3131 - 24 hours a day)
National (Tel +1 800 227 7368 - 24 hours a day)
Thrifty (Tel +1 800 847 4389 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)

On the other hand, Payless (Tel +1 800 729 5377 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am) and Sixt (Tel +1 952 345 4017 - 24 hours a day) provide courtesy shuttles from the airport to their offices.


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Parking services at Minneapolis-Saint Paul airport (MSP)

There are ample covered parking options at the enclosure, for short and long stays, with charging stations for electric vehicles, security staff and CCTV. Valet parking service opposite Terminal 1. Halfway between both terminals, there is a free passenger pick-up zone (Cell Phone Waiting Lot). There are also exclusive bays for motorcycles. More information: Tel +1 612 725 4681. Rates

Purple & Orange Value Parking Ramp- In front of Terminal 2, connected to it via a covered walkway and with Terminal 1 through the free tram.
Gold, Red, Blue, Green, Pink & Brown Parking Ramp- Garages next to Lindbergh Terminal. Green & Gold are linked through covered skywalks, the rest via an underground tram on level T.
Quick Ride Ramp- With complimentary shuttle service to Terminal 1.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include ramps, lifts, adapted restrooms and telephones, electric carts for people transfer, relief areas for service animals and designated spaces at the parking lots of both terminals. A free shuttle, accessible for passengers with reduced mobility, links the terminals from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm approximately every 20 minutes (Tel +1 612 725 4681). Public transportation companies have accessible vehicles. The individual airlines can provide wheelchair services through both terminals, which must be requested at the time of your booking.

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Latest updates: March 06, 2020