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There are 7 ways to get from Mankato to Colorado by bus, plane, 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.

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Bus, fly to Colorado Springs  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Colorado Springs (COS) MSP - COS

$226 - $497

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Denver  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Denver (DEN) MSP - DEN

$107 - $361

5 alternative options

Bus, fly to Pueblo  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Pueblo (PUB) MSP - PUB

$334 - $1,472

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  20h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Des Moines, IA 801 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO

$130 - $215

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Kansas City, MO 801 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co

$132 - $280

Bus, train  •  22h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Des Moines, IA 801 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
  4. Take the train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Denver Union Station

$165 - $425

Drive  •  13h 28m

  1. Drive from Mankato to Denver 841.1 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Mankato to Colorado is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Mankato to Colorado is to bus and fly which costs $220 - $500 and takes 5h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mankato to Colorado. However, there are services departing from Mankato and arriving at Denver, CO via Albert Lea, MN and Des Moines, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 5m.

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The distance between Mankato and Colorado is 712 miles. The road distance is 841.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Mankato to Colorado without a car is to bus which takes 20h 5m and costs $130 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5h 36m to get from Mankato to Colorado, including transfers.

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Mankato to Colorado bus services, operated by Land to Air Express, depart from Mankato station.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Colorado Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 26m.

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Mankato to Colorado bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Denver, CO station.

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Colorado is 1h behind Mankato. It is currently 10:30 PM in Mankato and 9:30 PM in Colorado.

Map of how to get from Mankato to Colorado.
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  • Distance: 711.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 36m

What companies run services between Mankato, MN, USA and Colorado, USA?

You can take a bus from Mankato to Denver via Albert Lea. MN, Albert Lea, MN, and Des Moines, IA in around 20h 5m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato to Albert Lea. MN
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Albert Lea, MN to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Albert Lea, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to Colorado is 841 miles. It takes approximately 13h 28m to drive from Mankato to Colorado.

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Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Colorado Springs Airport.

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