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Transportation Information


Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) is the 14th busiest airport in the United States and the third largest hub for Delta airlines. Southwest Airlines is a recent arrival to MSP, offering more flight options from all around the country. 


A taxi to the conference hotels will cost approximately $35 to $40 and will take about 30 minutes.

Light Rail 

The Blue Line (Hiawatha) runs from the airport to the downtown area.  The ride takes 25 minutes and the cost is $1.75 - $2.25.  In June, a light rail station is opening one block away from the Marriott Courtyard. More information to follow. 

AVIS Rental Car

Avis car rental is offering a discount to all AAPT Summer Meeting attendees. Please call Avis directly at 800-331-1600 and use the Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) number J945158 or go directly to the AVIS Website. The discount is effective 7 days before and 7 days after the conference.


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