Most people arrive in Eagan by car. For people staying at one of the hotels along Cliff Road between Highway 77 and I-35E, there is a complimentary hotel shuttle bus. Check with your hotel. For other destinations in Eagan, a taxi from the MSP airport is about $20-30.
There is also some limited public transportation. The Metro Red Line from the Mall of America stops in northwestern Eagan at the Premier Outlet Mall. And the Minnesota Valley Transit Authority operates some buses.
There are local routes as well as express routes to the Minneapolis and St. Paul downtown areas. See the Metro Transit site for route information.
- Caponi Art Park, 1205 Diffley Road, ☏ . Combines art with nature. Open May through October. Free ($2 suggested donation).
- Cascade Bay Waterpark, 1360 Civic Center Drive, ☏ .
- Cedarvale Lanes, 3883 Cedar Grove Pkwy, ☏ . A 24 lane bowling alley.
- Captain's Course Mini Golf. Nine-hole, outdoor, mini golf course, adjacent to Cascade Bay.
- Eagan Disc Golf Course. A nine-hole frisbee golf course. Free.
- Regal Eagan Stadium 16, 2055 Cliff Road, Eagan, MN, ☏ . Movie theater.
- Eagan Civic Arena, ☏ . Features open skating, freestyle, and hockey hours.
- Outdoor Ice Rinks, ☏ . Eagan features many outdoor ice rinks, including both pleasure rinks and hockey rinks.
- Trapp Farm Park Tubing, ☏ . Slide down a snow covered hill on an innertube, toboggan, or sled. $2.50.
The Premier Outlet Mall is Eagan's newest shopping destination, and offers 70+ factory outlet stores. The largest concentration of shopping malls can be found at the I-35E and Yankee Doodle Drive intersection. Other malls can be found on Cliff Road between Cedar and I-35E, Cliff at Thomas Lake Road, Lexington at Yankee Doodle, and elsewhere.
- Davanni's, 1960 Cliff Lake Rd, ☏ . Delicious pizza and hoagies.
- Hoban Restaurant, 1989 Silver Bell Rd, 55122, ☏ . Mon-Sat 11AM-10PM, Sun 11AM-9PM. Traditional Korean food
- New China Buffet, 3344 Promenade Ave, ☏ . All you can eat Chinese food.
- Carbone's Pizzeria, 1665 Yankee Doodle Rd., ☏ .
- Red's Savoy Pizza.
- 1 Courtyard Minneapolis St. Paul Airport, 1352 Northland Drive, ☏ .
- Hampton Inn Minneapolis/Eagan, 3000 Eagandale Place, ☏ .
- Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Eagan, 1975 Rahncliff Court, ☏ .
- [dead link] Residence Inn Minneapolis - St. Paul Airport / Eagan, 3040 Eagandale Place, ☏ .
|Routes through Eagan|
|Saint Paul ← Mendota Heights ←||N S||→ Apple Valley → Des Moines|
|Maple Grove ← Bloomington ←||W E||→ Inver Grove Heights → Woodbury|
|END ← Inver Grove Heights ←||N S||→ Rosemount → Faribault|
|Minneapolis ← Mendota Heights ←||W E||→ Inver Grove Heights → Hastings|
|Minneapolis ← Bloomington ←||N S||→ Apple Valley → END|