There are 3 ways to get from Minneapolis to Calgary by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Calgary (YYC) MSP - YYC

$220 - $561

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Bus  •  32 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND 927
  2. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Winnipeg Airport
  3. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB

$164 - $307

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Drive  •  21 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Calgary 1293.1 miles

$170 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Calgary. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Calgary, AB via Grand Forks, ND and Winnipeg, MB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 20 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Calgary is 1051 miles. The road distance is 1293.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Calgary without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Minneapolis to Calgary, including transfers.

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Minneapolis to Calgary bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Minneapolis, MN station.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Calgary is to fly which takes 6 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Calgary Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 59 min.

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Minneapolis to Calgary bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Calgary, AB station.

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Calgary is 1 h behind Minneapolis. It is currently 7:36 PM in Minneapolis and 6:36 PM in Calgary.

Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Calgary is 1293 miles. It takes approximately 21 h 4 min to drive from Minneapolis to Calgary.

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  • Distance: 1051.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 7 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Calgary, AB, Canada?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Calgary hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Calgary via Grand Forks, ND, Winnipeg Airport, and Winnipeg, MB in around 32 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Saskatoon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to Winnipeg Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $100
Online Fare
$95 - $140
Standard Fare
$110 - $170
Refundable
$130 - $190

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American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., WestJet and two other airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Calgary Airport.

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