There are 6 ways to get from Calgary to Minneapolis by plane, bus, car or train

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 45 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Minneapolis (MSP) YYC - MSP

$220 - $561

5 alternative options

Bus, drive, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  47 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Trail
  2. Drive from Trail to Kettle Falls, WA
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane, WA
  4. Take the train from Spokane Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak

$254 - $749

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
  3. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak

$292 - $823

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Seattle, Wa
  3. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  4. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT 948
  5. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN 702 / ...

$343 - $624

Bus, train via Edmonton  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary North Office to Edmonton South - Ramada
  2. Take the train from Edmonton to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak

$396 - $1,130

Drive  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to Minneapolis 1293.4 miles

$170 - $250

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and WestJet fly from Calgary to Minneapolis every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to Minneapolis via Coquitlam, BC, Coquitlam, Bc, Seattle, Wa, Missoula, Mt, Missoula, MT, and Billings, MT in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Spokane Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$330 - $470
Business Coach Seat
$390 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$470 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $340
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Trail
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Calgary, AB to Coquitlam, BC
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $130
Refundable
$100 - $150
Amtrak Thruway
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Gold Line
Website
gold-line.us
Bus from Kettle Falls, WA to Spokane Intermodal, WA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Schedules at
gold-line.us
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Everett, Wa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Coquitlam, Bc to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calgary and Minneapolis is 1682 km. The road distance is 2070 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calgary to Minneapolis is to drive which costs $220 - $330 and takes 20 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Calgary to Minneapolis is to fly which takes 5 h 45 min and costs $280 - $750.

No, there is no direct bus from Calgary to Minneapolis. However, there are services departing from Calgary, AB and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Coquitlam, Bc, Seattle, Wa, Missoula, MT and Billings, MT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Calgary to Minneapolis, including transfers.