There are 6 ways to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis by plane, taxi, bus or car

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 from Grand Forks  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Grand Forks (GFK) to Minneapolis (MSP) GFK - MSP

$221 - $496

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Minneapolis, MN 928

$60 - $90

4 alternative options

Taxi to Thief River Falls, fly  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Forks to Thief River Falls
  2. Fly from Thief River Falls (TVF) to Minneapolis (MSP) TVF - MSP

$150 - $263

Bus to Fargo, fly  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Fargo, ND
  2. Fly from Fargo (FAR) to Minneapolis (MSP) FAR - MSP

$314 - $526

Bus via Fargo, ND  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Grand Forks to Fargo, ND 927
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Minneapolis, MN 938 / ...

$67 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Grand Forks to Minneapolis 317.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis is to fly which costs $220 - $500 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Grand Forks and Minneapolis is 273 miles. The road distance is 317.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grand Forks, ND and arriving at Minneapolis, MN. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The best way to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs $65 - $95.

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Map of how to get from Grand Forks to Minneapolis.
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  • Distance: 272.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

What companies run services between Grand Forks, ND, USA and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

Delta flies from Grand Forks to Minneapolis every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Forks to Minneapolis via Fargo, ND in around 7 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Forks to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Fargo to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Thief River Falls to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Forks to Thief River Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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