There are 8 ways to get from Minneapolis to Arkansas by plane, car, bus, train or night bus

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 to Fayetteville  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Fayetteville (XNA) MSP - XNA

$229 - $1,036

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  23 h 53 min

  1. Take the night bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il 4901 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Little Rock, Ar 1227

$114 - $282

6 alternative options

Fly to Little Rock  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Little Rock (LIT) MSP - LIT

$248 - $1,109

Fly to Fort Smith  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Fort Smith (FSM) MSP - FSM

$245 - $1,119

Fly to Memphis, drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Memphis (MEM) MSP - MEM
  2. Drive from Memphis to Jonesboro

$179 - $455

Bus  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR 121

$155 - $215

Train  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$157 - $433

Drive  •  14 h

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Little Rock 861.1 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Arkansas is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Arkansas is to fly which costs $220 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Arkansas is 681 miles. The road distance is 861.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Minneapolis to Arkansas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at W 7th & Battery via Kansas City, MO, Washington & Main and River Cities Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Arkansas, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Minneapolis to Bentonville every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Kansas City, MO, Little Rock, AR, Washington & Main, and River Cities Center in around 19 h 48 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Rochester, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Indianapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Milwaukee, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via St. Louis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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