There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Phoenix by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Phoenix (PHX) MSP - PHX

$84 - $305

4 alternative options

Night bus, train, bus  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 805
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Phoenix Metro Center, AZ

$279 - $642

Bus  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK 801
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Phoenix, Az 1351 / ...

$237 - $433

Train, bus  •  45 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, Az to Phoenix, Az

$297 - $883

Drive  •  27 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Phoenix 1804.2 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Phoenix is to fly which costs $80 - $310 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Phoenix is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $80 - $310.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Phoenix is 2058 km. The road distance is 2887 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Minneapolis to Phoenix, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Phoenix, Az via Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Phoenix via Oklahoma City, OK and Oklahoma City, Ok in around 38 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Minneapolis to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $470
Room
$600 - $900
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Arizona Shuttle
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Flagstaff, Az to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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