There are 6 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 30 min

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

$227 - $1,220

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Portage, WI - Amtrak 111
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$84 - $217

4 alternative options

Bus to Milwaukee, fly  •  6 h 20 min

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

$236 - $1,161

Bus Badger Bus  •  11 h 59 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

Bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison to Minneapolis, MN 966
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$104 - $145

Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Madison to Fargo 505.4 miles

$45 - $75

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 - U. of Minnesota, University Ave SE & 23rd Ave, Hennepin Ave & 10th St N, and Minneapolis, MN in around 11 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 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 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madison to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
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
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
Bus from Madison to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madison to Fargo?

The distance between Madison and Fargo is 718 km. The road distance is 809 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madison to Fargo?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Madison to Fargo?

The quickest way to get from Madison to Fargo is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $220 - $1,300.

Is there a direct bus between Madison and Fargo?

No, there is no direct bus from Madison to Fargo. However, there are services departing from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison and arriving at Fargo, ND via University Ave SE & 23rd Ave and Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Madison to Fargo?

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Madison to Fargo, including transfers.