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Flights to Albert Lea

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Albert Lea is a city in southern Minnesota, known for its natural beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities. It's a good choice for travellers looking for a relaxing Midwestern escape with some interesting sights. The city is located on Albert Lea Lake, which offers opportunities for swimming, boating, and fishing. There are also several parks in the area, including Frank Hall Park with its rose garden and Bancroft Bay Park with a beach and water trails. If you're interested in history, you can visit the Freeborn County Historical Museum or the Alden-Kiwanis Heritage Museum. The annual Freeborn County Fair is a popular event held in late summer. Overall, Albert Lea is a quiet and friendly city with a variety of things to see and do, especially for those who enjoy spending time outdoors.

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Airports near Albert Lea

Planning a trip to Albert Lea? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Albert Lea.

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Located approximately 100 miles north of Albert Lea, this is the closest major international airport. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Rochester International Airport

Situated around 60 miles east of Albert Lea, this regional airport provides commercial passenger services to several destinations within the United States.


Des Moines International Airport

Located approximately 180 miles southwest of Albert Lea, this airport serves as a major hub for the region and offers a variety of domestic flights.


Sioux Falls Regional Airport

Situated around 200 miles northwest of Albert Lea, this airport provides commercial passenger services to various destinations within the United States. It may require a connecting flight to reach Albert Lea.

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Things to do in Albert Lea

With a wide variety of attractions in Albert Lea, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

Myre-Big Island State Park

Explore the natural beauty of Albert Lea at Myre-Big Island State Park. With over 1,500 acres of forests, wetlands, and lakes, this park offers endless opportunities for hiking, fishing, boating, and wildlife spotting. Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings and enjoy a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Freeborn County Historical Museum

Discover Albert Lea's rich history at the Freeborn County Historical Museum. Explore exhibits showcasing pioneer heritage, early settlers, the railroad's impact, and the region's agricultural roots. A must-visit for history enthusiasts.

Fountain Lake

Experience the beauty of Fountain Lake, a picturesque body of water located in the heart of Albert Lea. Take a leisurely stroll along the lake's shoreline, enjoy a picnic in one of the nearby parks, or rent a kayak or paddleboard to explore the calm waters. With its tranquil atmosphere and stunning views, Fountain Lake provides the perfect setting for relaxation and outdoor recreation.

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