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

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 Asheville  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Asheville (AVL) MSP - AVL

$213 - $954

Cheapest option

Bus via Columbus, Oh  •  33 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$125 - $325

6 alternative options

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Knoxville (TYS) MSP - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Asheville

$204 - $872

Fly to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) MSP - GSP
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Asheville

$198 - $913

Fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) MSP - TRI
  2. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Asheville

$219 - $1,014

Bus  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$149 - $369

Train, bus  •  40 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc HW
  5. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$241 - $663

Drive  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Asheville 1068.5 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Asheville is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Asheville is to fly and drive which costs $200 - $900 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, Mn and arriving at Asheville, Nc via Chicago, Il, Toledo, Oh and Winston Salem, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 15 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Asheville is 863 miles. The road distance is 1068.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Asheville without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 15 min and costs $140 - $370.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Minneapolis to Asheville, including transfers.

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Minneapolis to Asheville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn station.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Asheville is to fly which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $210 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $370 and takes 33 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Asheville.
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  • Distance: 862.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Asheville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Asheville via Chicago, Il, Toledo, Oh, and Winston Salem, Nc in around 33 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via Chicago O'Hare, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via St. Louis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via Milwaukee, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Tri-Cities Regional via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Asheville via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
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 Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Sunway Charters
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Unknown
sunwaycharters.com

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