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Book flights to Bemidji

If you're looking for a trip that combines outdoor activities with a bit of history, Bemidji, Minnesota, in the north of the state, is a good option. For those who love nature, Bemidji is known as the "Headwaters City" because it's where the Mississippi River begins its journey to the Gulf of Mexico. Visitors can explore the source of the mighty river at Bemidji State Park and Lake Bemidji. Bemidji also offers a touch of history. The statues of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox are a popular attraction, and the nearby Headwaters Science Center provides interactive exhibits about the region's natural history and ecology. Consider adding Bemidji to your travel plans if you're interested in outdoor recreation or the area's historical background.

Take your first step towards Bemidji and book your flights today with Alternative Airlines. Booking flights to Bemidji at Alternative Airlines is easy and straightforward. With access to routes from over 600 airlines, you're sure to find the perfect flight to Bemidji for you, no matter when you plan to fly or where you wish to depart from.

Airports near Bemidji

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Bemidji. Here's 4 airports that serve Bemidji.

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport

Located approximately 220 miles southeast of Bemidji, this is the closest major international airport. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Fargo Hector International Airport

Situated around 120 miles west of Bemidji, this regional airport serves as a convenient option for travellers. It offers flights to several major cities in the United States.


Duluth International Airport

Located approximately 150 miles east of Bemidji, this regional airport provides domestic flights to various destinations. It may require a connecting flight to reach Bemidji.


Grand Forks International Airport

Situated around 150 miles northwest of Bemidji, this regional airport offers domestic flights to several cities. It may also require a connecting flight to reach Bemidji.

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Buy your flights to Bemidji and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Bemidji now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Bemidji over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Bemidji gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Bemidji

Bemidji has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox Statues

Bemidji: "First City on the Mississippi" with iconic Paul Bunyan & Babe statues. Major tourist attraction since 1937 near Lake Bemidji. Perfect for photos & immersing in local lore.

Lake Bemidji State Park

Lake Bemidji State Park is a nature lover's paradise. Enjoy hiking, biking, and bird-watching in summer, and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and ice fishing in winter. Relax on the sandy beach or explore the visitor centre's educational exhibits. A year-round haven for outdoor enthusiasts!

Headwaters Science Center

Discover the Headwaters Science Center in downtown Bemidji! This interactive museum offers hands-on exhibits on physics, biology, and technology. Enjoy live animal demos and ignite your curiosity. Perfect for families, it's a fun and educational destination for all ages.