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Top tips for finding a cheap flight out of Los Angeles
Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $520 or less round-trip.
The cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis was found, on average, 89 days before departure.
Book at least 7 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is February.
The Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is a rather big airport, with a total of nine terminals, so make sure you follow all the safety procedures to speed up your departure process. Allow at least three to five minutes to walk between each adjacent terminal. There is also a free shuttle bus picking up and dropping off passengers at all the different terminals every 10 minutes.
In case you have some free time to kill at LAX, you can visit the Flight Path Museum, situated inside the Main Terminal. The museum is free of entry for travelers and displays a series of artifacts and exhibits related to Southern California’s aviation history, plus it is a great way to keep the children busy while waiting.
Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport (MSP) offers several perks for both arriving and departing passengers in both of its terminals, including lots of restaurants such as A&W and Angel Food Bakery, clothing shops, and book stores, such as Authors. For those looking to relax after a long flight, there is also a quiet seating area at Terminal 1, on the mezzanine level overlooking the airport mall, just above the entrance to Concourse E.
If you want to entertain the little ones at MSP, there are three Children’s Play Areas: two in Terminal 1 – one at Concourse C, near Gate C12, and another one near door 6 by the Baggage Claim area – and another one in Terminal 2, Concourse H, just across from gate H6. They are all open 24 hours.
Lost And Found services at MSP can be found in Terminal 1’s Ticketing Lobby, right by Frontier Airline's ticket counter. Storage lockers equipped with fingerprint technology are located near the entrance to Concourse F in Terminal 1.
FAQs for booking flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
There are several companies offering daily flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis, with Delta, Spirit, and Sun Country Airlines often flying non-stop between the two airports. Domestic Delta flights operate in Terminal 3 at LAX, while both Spirit and Sun Country can be found in Terminal 5.
Delta Airlines at LAX has one of its Sky Club & Partner Lounges in Terminal 3 available to its passengers, with services such as complimentary Wi-Fi, a dining area, and a bar.
Yes, the InterContinental Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Hotel is onsite. There is a connection to the hotel at Terminal 1, through the skyway link on Concourse C, for travelers who are not picking up any luggage. For those heading to Baggage Claim, the hotel offers a shuttle service that departs from the ground transportation center every 20 minutes.
Passengers taking a flight from Los Angeles To Minneapolis can take the Light Rail Transit (LRT) train upon arrival at MSP, which stops at both terminals and connects you to different parts of the city, including downtown Minneapolis to the north. There is also a city bus service (route 54) that picks up passengers from Terminal 1. Otherwise, travelers may choose to get a cab or use other app-based ride services, or even rent a vehicle from the different onsite rental car agencies.
43 direct flights run between Los Angeles and Minneapolis on a daily basis. On average, there are about 305 departures each week.
In normal times, Delta flies from Los Angeles to Minneapolis up to 13 times per day, KLM up to 7 times per day, and Korean Air up to 5 times per day.
The earliest flight leaves Los Angeles at 00:30 and lands in Minneapolis at 06:09.
The last flight leaves Los Angeles at 23:59 and lands in Minneapolis at 05:31.
All the following airlines operate direct flights between Los Angeles and Minneapolis: Aeromexico, ITA Airways, China Southern, Delta, Korean Air, KLM, LATAM Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Sun Country Air, and Virgin Atlantic.
All the following airlines offer inflight Wi-Fi service on the Los Angeles to Minneapolis flight route: Delta, American Airlines, JetBlue, Alaska Airlines, Air Canada, and United Airlines.
The Airbus A321-100/200 is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Los Angeles to Minneapolis flight route.
SkyTeam is the only airline alliance operating flights between Los Angeles and Minneapolis.
There are direct flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis on a daily basis.
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