There are 6 ways to get from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls by bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Albert Lea, MN 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Dudley's Corner, IA 803
  3. Take a taxi from Dudley's Corner, IA to Cedar Falls

$186 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Ames, IA 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Waterloo, IA 1485

$101 - $142

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Burnsville, MN  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Albert Lea, MN 701 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albert Lea, MN to Dudley's Corner, IA 803
  3. Take a taxi from Dudley's Corner, IA to Cedar Falls

$184 - $236

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls 218.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Cedar Rapids (CID) MSP - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Waterloo, IA

$199 - $478

Fly to Mason City, bus, taxi  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Mason City (MCW) MSP - MCW
  2. Take the bus from Mason City, IA to Dudley's Corner, IA
  3. Take a taxi from Dudley's Corner, IA to Cedar Falls

$191 - $254

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Cedar Falls, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls via Ames, IA and Waterloo, IA in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Mason City
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Albert Lea, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Albert Lea, MN to Dudley's Corner, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Albert Lea, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mason City, IA to Dudley's Corner, IA
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Waterloo, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dudley's Corner, IA to Cedar Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and Cedar Falls is 280 km. The road distance is 349 km.

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls is to drive which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $21 - $35.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Minneapolis to Cedar Falls, including transfers.