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real id kiosk returns to terminal 1

The REAL ID kiosk at MSP's Terminal 1 reopens Tuesday, Sept. 1. The kiosk is located across from the Prince Store in the Airport Mall. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services division (DPS-DVS) temporarily closed it due to the pandemic.

The kiosk is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Employees who wish to use the location to apply for a REAL ID should pre-apply at this link and then make an appointment by visiting this link. An appointment is required. Employees can use their break times to do this. Passengers must have a ticket to fly on the day of their appointment. More information can be found at

Background: Minnesotans wishing to use their State ID to board a domestic commercial flight after October 1, 2021 will need to have a REAL ID or other compliant form of identification. Learn more here