Parking, Transportation, & Directions
Enjoy easy travel with Aloft Minneapolis, located in the Mill District, just 10 miles from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. With so many Minneapolis transportation options, getting around the city is a piece of cake, whether you want to walk, drive or speed along on light rail. Call the hotel or stop by the front desk and we’ll give you the full rundown.
The Riverfront Municipal Parking Ramp is located across the street from the hotel, on 9th Avenue South between Washington Avenue South and South 2nd Street. Guests must pay the parking attendant at the ramp.
- Each Half-Hour: $1 USD
- Up to 12 Hours: $6 USD
- 12 to 24 Hours: $7 USD
- Night Special from 5pm to 8am: $5 USD
Event Rates (in addition to regular rates):
- Guthrie Theater, Minnesota Twins, and Other Events: $8 USD
- Vikings Football Games: $20 USD
Alternate underground parking is available for 15 USD per 24 hours including in and out access. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact the front desk for availability upon arrival.
Hours of Operation:
- Friday 5:30AM - 1:00AM
- Saturday - Thursday 5:30AM - 12:30AM
Options for getting to and from our downtown Minneapolis hotel include:
Rental Car: You'll be able to find all the major car rental companies at the airport. Check out our step-by-step Minneapolis directions from the terminal to downtown Minneapolis to ensure you start your trip in the right direction. Once you arrive, we have handy on-site downtown parking for just $15 per night.
Light Rail: If you are coming from the airport, skip the hustle and bustle of the roads and consider taking the Hiawatha Line—the city’s efficient light rail line. Trains run every 7-15 minutes and will zip you to the Downtown East/Metrodome station, just two blocks from the hotel, in under a half-hour. At just $2.25 (at rush hour) or $1.75 (at off-peak times) this Minneapolis transportation option is no doubt your best value. Once you arrive allow our complimentary hotel shuttle to pick you up and take to the hotel, just call the hotel at 612-455-8400 to let us know when you will need a lift and we'll be there in a jiffy.
Taxi: Available 24 hours a day and approximately $32-$45 USD and 15 minutes of travel time during non-rush hour times.
Super Shuttle: For a thriftier option, SuperShuttle offers shared van service for $16 USD per person. Call (800) 258-3826 for more information or to schedule a pick-up.
Use the map to find directions to Aloft Minneapolis.