About Albert Lea


Let's have a look around into background of Albert Lea
  • County: Freeborn
  • State: Minnesota
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 43.6480556
  • Longitude: -93.3680556
  • Time zone: US/Central
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Albert Lea

  • Climate:  humid continental
  • Best Time to Visit: June to August

Location

Albert Lea is located in Freeborn County, which is in the south-eastern part of Minnesota.

Distance from Albert Lea center to Airport

Albert Lea Municipal Airport

  • Driving Distance: 29 Miles, 47kms
  • Driving Time:  40 mins
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish, etc.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Albert Lea Municipal Airport
  • Rail: Albert Lea, Minnesota Station
  • Road: Bus – Albert Lea Bus Co ; Taxi – Albert Lea Taxi

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: 10 – 15% of the Bill
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $1 - $2

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Austin,
  • Waseca,
  • Owatonna




Austin

Location

It is the capital city of the state of Texas and 11th most populated one of the U.S.A. with a population of about 931,830 (2015 Census)

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Subtropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: September to November and March to May
Tourist Attractions
  • O. Henry Home & Museum
  • The Driskill
  • Old Bakery & Emporium

Emergency Contact Numbers in Albert Lea city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Cab: (507) 383-3341 (Albert Lea Taxi)
  • Airport: +1 507-373-0608 (Albert Lea Municipal Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 507-373-2384 (Mayo Clinic Health System), etc.

Events

  • 17Th Annual Gourmet Food Auction
  •  A Taste Of Heritage Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Myre-Big Island State Park
  • Morin Park
  • Edgewater Bay Pavilion

Theatre & Concerts

  • Mall Cinema 7 Theatre

Visit Top Restaurants in Albert Lea

  • Green Mill Restaurant & Bar
  • Trumble's Restaurant
  • Crescendo Exquisite Food & Fine Wines

Top Shopping Centers in Albert Lea

  • Northbridge Mall
  • Herberger's
  • Walmart Supercenter

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Bancroft Bay Park
  • Frank Hall Park
  • Morin Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • American-B & B Cafe
  • Pizzas and pastas-Green Mill

Sports Club

  • Snap Fitness
  • Anytime Fitness
  • Albert Lea Family Y

Shelling Out Dollars

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant- 11.00 $

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant- 6.99 $

Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle)- 1.76 $

Transportation

Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)- 5.00 $

Taxi 1hourWaiting (Normal Tariff)- 1.76 $

Information about Pleasanton

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Oakland International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak: National Rail Passenger System.
  • Road: Bus: Bay Area Rapid Transit and WHEELS Bus Transit

Airport

The nearest major airport is Oakland International Airport (OAK / KOAK).

  • Driving Distance: 24 miles / 39 km
  • Driving Time: 31 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Chinese being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender: 10 - 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 
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