There are 3 ways to get from Mankato to Eau Claire by bus or car

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN to Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI 8140 / ...

$62 - $89

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Bus  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI 915

$66 - $87

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Mankato to Eau Claire 169.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Mankato to Eau Claire is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Mankato to Eau Claire is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mankato to Eau Claire. However, there are services departing from Mankato, MN and arriving at Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI via MSP Airport and St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 34m.

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The distance between Mankato and Eau Claire is 132 miles. The road distance is 169.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Mankato to Eau Claire without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5h 34m and costs $60 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Mankato to Eau Claire, including transfers.

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Mankato to Eau Claire bus services, operated by Land to Air Express, depart from Mankato, MN station.

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Mankato to Eau Claire bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to Eau Claire is 169 miles. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Mankato to Eau Claire.

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  • Distance: 132.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Mankato, MN, USA and Eau Claire, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Mankato to Eau Claire via MSP Airport, MSP Airport, and St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN in around 5h 34m.

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
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN to Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from St. Paul to Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Eau Claire Univ of WI, WI
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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jeffersonlines.com

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There are 34+ hotels available in Eau Claire. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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