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Getting Ready: Transportation Options

Published: February 18, 2020

Wondering how to get your child to Salolampi for summer session? There are many safe, reliable options to get from where you live to Bemidji. 


Options Arrival Departure
Parent Drop-off/Pick-up
Monday between 2-4:30 p.m. ($0)
Saturday between 10 a.m. - noon ($0)
Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP) Airport Sunday between 1-6 p.m.
Saturday between 3:30-7:30 p.m. ($152)
OR Sunday 7am-3pm ($242)*
St. Paul Bus Stop (TCTC) Monday: Arrive at the TCTC  at 9:30 a.m.
for a 10 a.m. departure for camp ($110)
Saturday: Villagers will arrive back at the TCTC
between 1:00-2:00 p.m. ($110)
Madison, WI Bus Stop Sunday: Arrive at the Comfort Inn by noon to
depart by 12:30 p.m. ($295)*
Saturday: Villagers will arrive back at the Comfort Inn
between 6:45-8:15 p.m. ($210)
Tomah, WI Bus Stop Sunday: Arrive at the Tomah McDonald's
by 2 p.m. to depart by 2:15 p.m. ($295)*
Saturday: Villagers will arrive back at the McDonald's
between 5:15-6:00 p.m. ($210)

*Fee includes overnight stay in St. Paul

Charter Buses:

Charter bus services are available from locations in Madison and Tomah, WI., and St. Paul, MN.

Twin Cities Transportation Center (TCTC)
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Ave
St Paul, MN 55105

Madison, Wisconsin 
4822 E Washington Ave
Madison, WI 53704

Tomah, Wisconsin
2015 N Superior Ave
Tomah, WI 54660

Air Travel & Reservations:

Many villagers come from long distances and need to fly to our programs. We provide staff at the Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN., Fargo, ND, and Bemidji, MN. airports to assist villagers in their travels. For flight times and days, please reference the chart above or the Parent Handbook.

Travel One, a Minnesota-based travel agency, has negotiated special fares on Delta and Sun Country Airlines and helps you find flights that work with Concordia Language Villages transportation schedule.

Call Travel One and ask for an agent that works with Concordia Language Villages:

(952) 854-2551 (local)
(800) 247-1311 (national)


Contact our transportation office at (800) 450-2214 (national) or (218) 586-8600 (local). Questions and concerns can also be addressed by emailing

More information is available on the CLV website.