Directions from Detroit Lakes to Fargo

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Lakes Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$24 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit Lakes, MN to Fargo, ND 929

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Detroit Lakes to Fargo 46.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Detroit Lakes to Fargo 46.3 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Detroit Lakes, MN, USA and Fargo, ND, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Detroit Lakes to Fargo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Detroit Lakes to Fargo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Lakes Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Detroit Lakes, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Detroit Lakes to Fargo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit Lakes and Fargo is 72 km. The road distance is 74 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit Lakes to Fargo is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit Lakes to Fargo is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $24 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Detroit Lakes Amtrak and arriving at Fargo Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Detroit Lakes, MN and arriving at Fargo, ND. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

The train from Detroit Lakes Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs three times a day.