Light Rail Transit
Light Rail Transit (LRT) trains stop at both Terminal 1-Lindbergh and Terminal 2-Humphrey and connect travelers to 17 other destinations, including downtown Minneapolis to the north and Mall of America to the south.
The Terminal 1-Lindbergh light rail station is located below the Transit Center, between the Blue and Red Parking ramps. From the Tram Level (one level below bag claim), take the tram to the Transit Center. When you exit the tram, follow the signs to the light rail station, located 70 feet underground.
The Terminal 2-Humphrey light rail station is located on the north side of the Orange parking ramp. From Level 1 near Ticketing take the elevator or escalator up to the Orange Ramp skyway. Follow the signs to the LRT station. Take the escalators or elevators down one level to the station platform.
The light rail stations are fully accessible.
Trains run every 10 minutes during peak hours and typically every 10 to 15 minutes at other times of the day. From the airport, trains can take you to Mall of America in about 12 minutes and to the Warehouse District in downtown Minneapolis in about 25 minutes.
If you have a layover and plan to take the train away from the airport, please allow time to travel and return.*
* Be sure to check the light rail schedule at Metrotransit.org if you plan to utilize this service.
Tickets are sold at ticket machines at the rail stations. For more information, visit the Metro Transit website.
Light rail fares for adults are $2.25 during rush hours (Monday-Friday, 6-9 am and 3-6:30 pm) and $1.75 at other times.
Reduced fares are available for seniors, children and persons with disabilities. Children 5 and under ride free (limit 3) when accompanied by a paid fare.
No ticket is needed to travel between airport terminal stations.
The following car rental facilities are offering discounts for attendees. When making reservations with the rental facilities, attendees must provide the code in order to receive the discount.
SuperShuttle has offered a 10% discount off any roundtrip reservation made and paid online and 5% off any one-way reservation to attendees. Make reservations directly on SuperShuttle website.
Group Discount Code:
To use the code simply enter it in the "Group/Discount Code" box on the first page of the website when making your reservations.
Ticket counters are located in the Terminal 1-Lindbergh Ground Transportation Atrium, accessible via the terminal's Tram Level. Follow the signs to the appropriate escalator or elevator up. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
Shuttles drop off travelers near the Green and Gold parking ramps across from the Lindbergh Terminal. From there, you can take an escalator or elevator down to the terminal's Tram Level or up to a skyway to Ticketing.
Travelers arriving at Terminal 2-Humphrey can call for pick up at the Super Shuttle kiosk in the Ground Transport Center, located on Level 1 of the Purple parking ramp across from the terminal building.