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There are 5 ways to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) by bus, plane or car

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Bus, fly  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to Minneapolis / St Paul Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Brainerd (BRD) MSP - BRD

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Bus via Minneapolis #2  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato to Minneapolis Bus Depot Highway 169 Connection
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN 927

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to Minneapolis / St Paul Airport MSP Airport Shuttle
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis / St Paul Airport to Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes - Baxter Groome Transportation - Brainerd

Bus via Minneapolis  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to Minneapolis / St Paul Airport MSP Airport Shuttle
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN 927

Drive  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) 186.9 miles
Mankato → Brainerd Airport (BRD)
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The cheapest way to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 44m.

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The distance between Mankato and Brainerd Airport (BRD) is 156 miles. The road distance is 186.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) without a car is to bus which takes 6h 7m and costs $95 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Brainerd Airport is the direct flight which takes 46 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3h 44m to drive from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD).

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Brainerd Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Brainerd Airport (BRD). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD).
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  • Distance: 156.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Mankato, MN, USA and Brainerd Airport (BRD), USA?

You can take a bus from Mankato to Brainerd Airport (BRD) via Minneapolis / St Paul Airport and Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes - Baxter in around 6h 7m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Brainerd
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Bus operators
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato, MN to Minneapolis / St Paul Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato to Minneapolis Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $35
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
Groome Transportation
Phone
+1 320-316-0943
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Minneapolis / St Paul Airport to Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes - Baxter
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Brainerd, MN
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
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jeffersonlines.com

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