2022 EIT Conference

Travel, Transportation & Accommodation

Mankato is a thriving small city in the south of Minnesota known for its beauty. There are numerous parks and trails with rivers, hills and lakes. It has the best qualities of a small town while being a growing center for industry and innovation in Minnesota. It is home to three colleges, including Minnesota State University Mankato which is the biggest school in the Minnesota State, College and University system.

Travel by Air

Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport logo

Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport

Transportation to and from Airports

Minnesota State University, Mankato is 77 miles from the MSP Airport, an hour and a half drive. The best option to travel from the airport to Mankato is to rent a car. However, conference attendees can take a shuttle from the airport.

Land to Air Express logo with tagline Your Trusted Travel Provider for Mankato

Please visit Land to Air Express to reserve your seat.

Parking Information

The conference attendess can park in the Visitor Pay Lot 4, directly accross the Centennial Student Union building where the event takes place.

You do not need to enter any information or payment into the new payment kiosk. No parking codes or vouchers are needed when parked during the event.


Hotel Name


Distance from MNSU Mankato


AmericInn by Wyndham Event Center 

Reserve Room

$94.99 on 5/19/22

$179.99 on


(must book before April 21st to get the discounted rate)


0.4 miles


Mankato City Center Hotel

Reserve Room


Please contact the hotel for rate and availability



1.4 miles


Country Inn & Suites by Radission, Mankato Hotel and Conference Center

Reserve Room



Please contact the hotel for rate and availability




5.4 miles

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