Traveling by Air to Mayo Clinic in Minnesota

Rochester International Airport (RST)

American Airlines and Delta Airlines offer daily flights to Rochester International Airport from Chicago, Detroit and Minneapolis/St. Paul. Allegiant Airlines flies between Rochester and Phoenix (Mesa), Ariz.

Most 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

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.