There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Edmonton (YEG) MSP - YEG

$219 - $330

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Bus  •  32 h 30 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 Edmonton

$169 - $327

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Bus via Fargo, ND  •  32 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND 928
  3. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to Winnipeg Airport
  4. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton

$175 - $340

Bus, train  •  39 h 13 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 Portage La Prairie, MB
  4. Take the train from Portage la Prairie to Edmonton

$203 - $508

Drive  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Edmonton 1268.4 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton is to drive which costs $160 - $250 and takes 22 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton is to fly which costs $210 - $330 and takes 6 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Edmonton. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Edmonton via Fargo, ND, Grand Forks, ND and Winnipeg, MB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 10 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Edmonton is 1087 miles. The road distance is 1268.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 10 min and costs $170 - $340.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Edmonton is to fly which takes 6 h 49 min and costs $210 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $340 and takes 32 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Edmonton Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 6 min.

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

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Edmonton is 1 h behind Minneapolis. It is currently 4:06 AM in Minneapolis and 3:06 AM in Edmonton.

Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Edmonton is 1268 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 49 min to drive from Minneapolis to Edmonton.

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  • Distance: 1086.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Edmonton every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Edmonton via Fargo, ND, Grand Forks, ND, Winnipeg Airport, and Winnipeg, MB in around 32 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton via Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Portage la Prairie to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
21 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $330
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
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
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$75 - $110
Online Fare
$100 - $150
Standard Fare
$120 - $190
Refundable
$130 - $200
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Portage La Prairie, MB
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $28
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $16
Online Fare
$11 - $25
Standard Fare
$19 - $28
Refundable
$22 - $35

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