Driving Directions

To the Crowne Plaza Northstar Minneapolis – Downtown


94 from the East/St. Paul
Take 94 West to 5th Street Exit. At the bottom of the exit, take a right and follow to Washington Ave and turn left onto Washington Ave. Then turn left onto 2nd Avenue South. Hotel is 4 1/2 blocks on the right just after you cross over 6th Street.


94 from the West
Take 94 East to 4th Street Exit. Follow 4th Street to 2nd Avenue South and turn right. Hotel is 2½ blocks down on the right.


35W from the South
Take 35W North. Follow the Downtown Exits sign and stay in the left lane. Take the 5th Avenue South Exit and turn left on 7th Street. Follow 7th Street to Marquette Avenue. Turn right onto Marquette, go 1 block to 6th Street and turn right onto 6th Street. Go 1 block and turn right onto 2nd Avenue. We are ½ block down on the right.


35W from the North
Take 35W South and exit at Washington Ave. Turn right onto Washington Ave. Then turn left onto 2nd Avenue South. Hotel is 4 1/2 blocks on the right just after you cross over 6th Street.


394 from the West
Take 394 East to 6th Street Exit. Follow 6th Street to 2nd Avenue South and turn right. We are ½ block down on the right.


From the Airport
Stay in right lane when leaving the airport. Take 494 West to 35W North. (See directions for 35W from the South)


From Mall of America
Take 77 North to 62 West to 35W North. (See directions for 35W from the South)


From Light Rail
Exit light rail at the Government Center Station on 5th Street. Follow 5th Street 1 block to 2nd Avenue South and take a left. Hotel is 1½ blocks down on the right.


To Major Highways:


To 94 West
Right on 2nd Ave South. Right on 7th Street for 3 blocks to Hennepin Avenue. Right on Hennepin for 4 blocks to 3rd Street. Turn left onto 3rd Street and follow signs.


To 94 East
Right on 2nd Ave South. Right on 7th Street. Right on Marquette Avenue. Right on 6th Street. Follow signs.


To 35W South
Right on 2nd Avenue South. Go 3 blocks to 10th Street. Left on 10th Street. Follow signs.


To 35 W North
Take 6th Street past the Metrodome onto 94 East. Take 94 East to Hwy 280 North. Follow detour signs back to 35W North.


To 394 West
Right on 2nd Ave. South. Right on 7th Street. Left on 1st Ave North. Follow signs.


To the Airport
35W South to 494 East. Follow signs.


To the Mall of America
35W South to 62 East (left exit) to 77 South. Exit 81st Street or Killebrew Drive.