There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Minnesota by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to Minneapolis  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Minneapolis (MSP) LAX - MSP

$100 - $415

9 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Minneapolis  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Minneapolis (MSP) BUR - MSP

$139 - $814

Fly Los Angeles to Rochester  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Rochester (RST) LAX - RST

$203 - $869

Fly Los Angeles to Duluth  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Duluth (DLH) LAX - DLH

$218 - $910

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Minneapolis  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Minneapolis (MSP) SNA - MSP

$169 - $852

Train to San Diego, fly to Minneapolis  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Minneapolis (MSP) SAN - MSP

$199 - $584

Fly Los Angeles to La Crosse, bus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to La Crosse (LSE) LAX - LSE
  2. Take the bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN

$251 - $959

Bus  •  44 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Kansas City, Mo 1684 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN 802 / ...

$233 - $502

Train  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak Empire Builder

$343 - $1,002

Drive  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Minneapolis 1954.3 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Minnesota is to fly which costs $100 - $420 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Minnesota is to fly which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $100 - $420.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Minnesota is 2396 km. The road distance is 3127 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Los Angeles to Minnesota, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Minnesota. 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.

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

Sun Country Airlines, Spirit Airlines and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Bloomington 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Las Vegas, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via San Diego, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Denver, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via San Francisco, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Las Vegas, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via San Diego, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via San Jose, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Phoenix, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via San Francisco, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Denver, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Oakland
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Indianapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to La Crosse via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
Flights from Burbank to Minneapolis via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
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
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
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.

Contact Details
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
47 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 San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
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.

Contact Details
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

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