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

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Fly from Edmonton  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Edmonton (YEG) to Minneapolis (MSP) YEG - MSP

$219 - $323

4 alternative options

Bus to Calgary, fly  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton - Downtown Office to Calgary International Airport
  2. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Minneapolis (MSP) YYC - MSP

$260 - $615

Bus  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB
  2. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
  3. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
  4. Take the bus from Escanaba to Green Bay, WI - Transit
  5. Take the bus from Green Bay, WI to Minneapolis, MN 916

$261 - $533

Bus, train  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Spruce Grove to Jasper, AB
  2. Take the train from Jasper to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$379 - $1,076

Drive  •  22 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Edmonton to Minneapolis 1268.8 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The distance between Edmonton and Minneapolis is 1739 km. The road distance is 2030.1 km.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Minneapolis without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Edmonton to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Minneapolis is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Edmonton Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 41 min.

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Minneapolis is 1 h ahead of Edmonton. It is currently 7:19 PM in Edmonton and 8:19 PM in Minneapolis.

Yes, the driving distance between Edmonton to Minneapolis is 2030 km. It takes approximately 22 h 59 min to drive from Edmonton to Minneapolis.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., WestJet and Delta offer flights from Edmonton Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are 293+ hotels available in Minneapolis. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edmonton to Edmonton Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Edmonton to Minneapolis.
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  • Distance: 1086.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

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

Delta, WestJet and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Edmonton to Minneapolis 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edmonton to Minneapolis via Calgary, AB, Sault Ste Marie, ON, Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Escanaba, MI, Escanaba, Green Bay, WI - Transit, and Green Bay, WI in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edmonton to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Edmonton to Minneapolis via Calgary
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Edmonton to Minneapolis via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edmonton to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Edmonton to Minneapolis via Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Jasper to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $440
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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station 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
Train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
36 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Edmonton, AB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Calgary, AB to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
43 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$140 - $210
Online Fare
$190 - $260
Standard Fare
$230 - $340
Refundable
$250 - $370
Bus from Spruce Grove to Jasper, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to Escanaba, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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