There are 7 ways to get from Colorado to Minnesota by tram, plane, bus or car

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Tram, fly to Minneapolis  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Minneapolis (MSP) DEN - MSP

$82 - $326

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Fly to Rochester  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Rochester (RST) DEN - RST

$185 - $870

Fly to Duluth  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Duluth (DLH) DEN - DLH

$190 - $961

Bus Express Arrow  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Burnsville, MN 802 / ...

$154 - $279

Bus  •  20 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Des Moines, IA 1401
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN 802 / ...

$140 - $201

Bus via Sioux Falls, SD  •  21 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD 502
  3. Take the bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN 702

$164 - $289

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Minneapolis 918.7 miles

$90 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Colorado to Minnesota is to drive which costs $90 - $130 and takes 14 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colorado to Minnesota is to tram and fly which costs $80 - $330 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colorado to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Denver, CO and arriving at 2 Av S at Washington Av S SE corner via Omaha, NE, Des Moines, IA and Burnsville Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 39 min.

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The distance between Colorado and Minnesota is 756 miles. The road distance is 918.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Colorado to Minnesota without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 39 min and costs $150 - $280.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Colorado to Minnesota, including transfers.

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Colorado to Minnesota bus services, operated by Express Arrow, depart from Denver, CO station.

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The best way to get from Colorado to Minnesota is to fly which takes 6 h 39 min and costs $180 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $280 and takes 19 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Denver Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 49 min.

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Colorado to Minnesota bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Burnsville, MN station.

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Map of how to get from Colorado to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 756.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Colorado, USA and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Aurora to Rochester hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Minneapolis via Omaha, NE, Des Moines, IA, Burnsville, MN, and Burnsville Transit Station in around 19 h 39 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Omaha, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Rochester via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Lincoln, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Wichita, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Sioux Falls, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Omaha, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Colorado Springs, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Duluth via Des Moines, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Denver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Regional Transportation District
Website
rtd-denver.com
Tram from Colfax Station to Peoria Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
rtd-denver.com
Bus operators
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Burnsville, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Sioux Falls, SD
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Sioux Falls, SD to Burnsville, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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Minnesota is 1 h ahead of Colorado. It is currently 9:23 PM in Colorado and 10:23 PM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between Colorado to Minnesota is 919 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 10 min to drive from Colorado to Minnesota.

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Spirit Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Denver Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Minnesota. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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