There are 8 ways to get from Mankato to Michigan 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 Flint  •  4 h 36 min

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

$196 - $537

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Bus  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the bus from St Paul, Mn to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi

$91 - $230

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Bus, fly to Detroit  •  5 h 17 min

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

$172 - $657

Bus, fly to Lansing  •  5 h 19 min

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

$168 - $499

Bus, fly to Grand Rapids  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Grand Rapids (GRR) MSP - GRR

$166 - $1,137

Bus, fly to Saginaw  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Saginaw (MBS) MSP - MBS
  3. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint

$253 - $1,009

Bus, train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak

$144 - $352

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Mankato to Detroit 716.4 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mankato to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Mankato, MN and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Glumack Dr & Terminal 1/Lindbergh Upper, St Paul, Mn and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 56 min.

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The distance between Mankato and Michigan is 468 miles. The road distance is 716.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Mankato to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Mankato to Michigan, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Flint Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 34 min.

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Mankato to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Michigan is 1 h ahead of Mankato. It is currently 9:18 PM in Mankato and 10:18 PM in Michigan.

Yes, the driving distance between Mankato to Michigan is 716 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to drive from Mankato to Michigan.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Flint Airport.

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  • Distance: 468.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

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

You can take a bus from Mankato to Detroit via MSP Airport, Glumack Dr & Terminal 1/Lindbergh Upper, Union Depot Station & Terminal, St Paul, Mn, and Chicago, Il in around 16 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit via Lansing
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit via Iron Mountain
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit via Wausau/Marshfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Saginaw via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Saginaw via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Flights from Minneapolis to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Land to Air Express
Website
landtoairexpress.com
Bus from Mankato, MN to MSP Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
landtoairexpress.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Flint
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
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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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Saginaw to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Paul, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from St Paul, MN to Chicago
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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