Winona travel guide

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You're Going to Love Winona

With a population of 27,592, Winona is a must-see destination in Minnesota, United States.

When to visit Winona

Winona in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Winona in November
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Winona in July, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 28 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -13 °C, with an average temperature of -8 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 108 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Winona, with an average rainfall of 19 mm.

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How to Get to Winona


Although Winona doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to La Crosse (LSE), which is located 36 km from Winona.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Winona. The train journey from Winona to Chicago takes 4h 59m and costs around $83 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Little Rock, expect to pay about $368 for a 20h 25m trip. The train station in Winona is called Winona, and is located 0.6 km from the city centre.


Amtrak operates bus routes to Winona. Winona’s bus station is located 0.6 km from the city centre.

Airports near Winona

Airlines serving Winona

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Singapore Airlines
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Alaska Airlines
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Where to stay in Winona

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include AmericInn by Wyndham Winona and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Winona.

Where to stay in popular areas of Winona

Hiring a car in Winona

Expect to pay $1.68 per litre in Winona (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.09 and $26.78. The most frequently booked car type in Winona is Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard car hire (Chevrolet Silverado or similar) is, on average, 59% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.