There are 7 ways to get from Madison to Fargo by plane, bus, train 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 Madison  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Fargo (FAR) MSN - FAR

$227 - $1,220

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison - Langdon & N Park to Minneapolis, MN
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$72 - $103

5 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fargo (FAR) ORD - FAR

$223 - $596

Bus to Milwaukee, fly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Fargo (FAR) MKE - FAR

$236 - $1,161

Bus, train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Portage, WI - Amtrak 112
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$84 - $217

Bus Badger Bus  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota College Connection
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$106 - $151

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Fargo 505.4 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madison to Fargo is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madison to Fargo is to fly which costs $220 - $1,300 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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The distance between Madison and Fargo is 449 miles. The road distance is 505.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Madison to Fargo, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madison to Fargo. However, there are services departing from Madison - Langdon & N Park and arriving at Fargo, ND via Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 33 min.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Madison Airport to Fargo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Madison to Fargo.
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  • Distance: 448.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Fargo, ND, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Madison to Fargo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madison to Fargo via Minneapolis, MN and Minneapolis, MN in around 11 h 33 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portage Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $440
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Madison to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Megabus
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Portage, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com

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