Travel Information


You may fly directly to Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP). Please contact your local travel agency for airline reservations. The airport is well served by nonstop flights from London, Amsterdam, Tokyo, and other major cities.

Ground Transportation

Information on ground transportation from the airport is available at the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport website. Available ground transportation includes the following:


Taxi service is available from the Lindbergh Terminal Tram Level. Taxi service cost from the airport to the hotel is approximately $28−36 one-way.


SuperShuttle offers convenient shuttle service to area locations. Call 800-BlueVan or visit the SuperShuttle website at to reserve your transportation. Shuttle service is available for approximately $14 each way.


Light-rail service is available to The Commons Hotel from the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport. From the airport take the Minneapolis/Target Field Blue Line to the Downtown East Station, then transfer to the St. Paul/Union Depot Green Line and,,, after a short (five-minute) ride, exit at the East Bank Station. The East Bank Station is a brief half-block walk to the hotel. Trains operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week and run approximately every 10−15 minutes. The trip from the airport to the East Bank Station generally takes 30 minutes. One-way fare is $1.75−2.25 depending on time of day. View information and route map.

Additional Travel Options

Catch a train

Express double-decker bus service from Chicago