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There are 9 ways to get from Minneapolis to Decorah by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus Badger Bus, taxi  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall College Connection
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall to Decorah

$174 - $204

Cheapest option

Fly to Mason City, drive  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Mason City (MCW) MSP - MCW
  2. Drive from Mason City to Decorah

$46 - $77

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Train, taxi  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to La Crosse Amtrak Station Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse Amtrak Station to Decorah

$162 - $238

Train, taxi via Government Plaza Station  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to La Crosse Amtrak Station Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse Amtrak Station to Decorah

$162 - $238

Bus Amtrak Thruway, taxi  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the bus from MSP Airport to La Crosse, WI
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse, WI to Decorah

$160 - $228

Drive  •  3h 4m

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Decorah 155 miles

$15 - $22

Fly to Rochester, drive  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Rochester (RST) MSP - RST
  2. Drive from Rochester to Decorah

$139 - $764

Fly to La Crosse, taxi  •  4h

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to La Crosse (LSE) MSP - LSE
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse to Decorah

$272 - $1,013

Fly to Cedar Rapids, drive  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Cedar Rapids (CID) MSP - CID
  2. Drive from Cedar Rapids to Decorah

$163 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Decorah is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 3h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Decorah is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 3h 4m.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Decorah is 138 miles. The road distance is 155 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Decorah without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4h 16m and costs $170 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Minneapolis to Decorah, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Decorah is 155 miles. It takes approximately 3h 4m to drive from Minneapolis to Decorah.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Decorah. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Minneapolis Airport is to tram which takes 18m and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Decorah.
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  • Distance: 137.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

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

There is no direct connection from Minneapolis to Decorah. However, you can take the bus to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall then take the taxi to Decorah. Alternatively, you can take the line 94 bus to Union Depot Station & Terminal, take the walk to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, take the train to La Crosse Amtrak Station, then take the taxi to Decorah.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to La Crosse
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Mason City
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to La Crosse Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from MSP Airport to La Crosse, WI
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Groome Transportation
Phone
(800) 280-9270
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from MSP Airport to La Crosse, WI
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Other operators
Taxi from La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall to Decorah
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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