Traveling by air to Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota

Rochester International Airport (RST)

American Airlines, Delta and United offer daily flights to Rochester International Airport.

All service is by jet aircraft. The airport has all-weather gate-to-plane jetways to board aircraft, although you may be outside briefly as you travel from the jetway to the aircraft.

A Mayo Clinic information booth is located in the passenger terminal building if you have questions.


Private aircraft

Rochester International Airport accommodates many types of private aircrafts. A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent is on duty to process international flights. For more information, contact Signature Flight Support at 507-282-1717.

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP)

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, located 80 miles north of Rochester, has regularly scheduled service by most domestic airlines and many international carriers.

Transportation from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport

  • Scheduled bus, shuttle or limousine service. A number of options are offered to and from the terminals to the Rochester area; reservations may be made via online resources on the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport ground transportation page.
  • Car rentals. On-airport rental car counters are located in both terminals of the airport, or you may explore online reservation options via the airport website.

Airfare discounts

At their discretion, airlines sometimes offer special discounts for people traveling to Mayo Clinic and their family members. Airlines don't guarantee that a discount will be available when you travel. Contact your travel agent or airline for details.

For more details about traveling to Rochester, see the Rochester Convention & Visitors Bureau.