There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Minneapolis by plane, train, 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 Los Angeles  •  5 h 30 min

  1. LAX - MSP

$101 - $413

5 alternative options

Fly from Burbank  •  7 h 15 min

  1. BUR - MSP

$139 - $812

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  7 h 11 min

  1. SNA - MSP

$167 - $848

Bus  •  44 h 21 min

  1. 1684 / ...
  2. 802 / ...

$233 - $502

Train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Southwest Chief
  2. Empire Builder

$343 - $1,001

Drive  •  30 h 4 min

  1. 1954.3 miles

$190 - $280

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

Sun Country Airlines, Delta and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Minneapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Kansas City, Mo and Kansas City, MO in around 44 h 21 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,600
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $250
Flexible
$290 - $390
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Minneapolis is 2449 km. The road distance is 3127 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Minneapolis is to fly which costs $100 - $420 and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Minneapolis is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $100 - $420.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Minneapolis. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles to Minneapolis, including transfers.