There are 7 ways to get from Minneapolis to DeKalb by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il 4909 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb 4567 / ...

$58 - $138

Cheapest option

Fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MSP - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb

$57 - $237

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb 4567 / ...

$82 - $215

Bus Jefferson Lines  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison 965
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dekalb

$104 - $142

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to DeKalb 376.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Chicago Midway, train, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Chicago Midway (MDW) MSP - MDW
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
  3. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dekalb

$76 - $340

Fly to Moline, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Moline (MLI) MSP - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline, Il to Dekalb

$170 - $894

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to DeKalb is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to DeKalb is to fly and bus which costs $55 - $240 and takes 6 h.

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The distance between Minneapolis and DeKalb is 311 miles. The road distance is 376.1 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to DeKalb. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, Mn and arriving at Dekalb via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and DeKalb, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Minneapolis to DeKalb via Chicago, Il in around 11 h 7 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Minneapolis to Moline
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Chicago O'Hare via Mason City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
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 Naperville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Dekalb
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Dekalb
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Moline, Il to Dekalb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com

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