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

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Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Minneapolis (MSP) DFW - MSP

$74 - $296

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Fly from Dallas  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Minneapolis (MSP) DAL - MSP

$118 - $348

Bus  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Oklahoma City, Ok 7320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, OK to Minneapolis, MN 802

$166 - $261

Train  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Dallas Union Station to Chicago Union Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder

$199 - $561

Drive  •  15 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Dallas to Minneapolis 945.3 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Dallas to Minneapolis is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dallas to Minneapolis is to fly which costs $70 - $300 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dallas to Minneapolis. However, there are services departing from Dallas, Tx and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Oklahoma City, OK. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 10 min.

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The distance between Dallas and Minneapolis is 869 miles. The road distance is 945.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Minneapolis without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 10 min and costs $160 - $270.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Dallas to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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Dallas to Minneapolis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Dallas, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Minneapolis is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $70 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $270 and takes 23 h 10 min, you could also train, which costs $190 - $600 and takes 31 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 18 min.

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Dallas to Minneapolis bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Minneapolis, MN station.

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Map of how to get from Dallas to Minneapolis.
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  • Distance: 868.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Dallas, TX, USA and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Dallas to Minneapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dallas to Minneapolis via Oklahoma City, Ok and Oklahoma City, OK in around 23 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dallas Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$270 - $380
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
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

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Oklahoma City, OK to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
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jeffersonlines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Dallas to Minneapolis is 945 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 34 min to drive from Dallas to Minneapolis.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are 287+ hotels available in Minneapolis. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dallas to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to tram which takes 50 min and costs $3.

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