There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Minneapolis by plane, bus, train 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 from Boston  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Minneapolis (MSP) BOS - MSP

$134 - $453

5 alternative options

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Minneapolis (MSP) BDL - MSP

$169 - $793

Train  •  30 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak Empire Builder

$203 - $572

Train, bus  •  31 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN via Minneapolis

$167 - $447

Bus  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn

$142 - $359

Drive  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Minneapolis 1407.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Minneapolis is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 23 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Minneapolis is to fly which costs $130 - $460 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Boston and Minneapolis is 1127 miles. The road distance is 1407.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Boston to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Minneapolis. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Minneapolis, Mn via New York, Ny and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

Sun Country Airlines, Delta and six other airlines fly from Boston to Minneapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Minneapolis via Chicago Union Station Amtrak, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak, and Union Depot Station in around 30 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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